Mare Way & Wimpole Estate from Orwell

Introduction to Walk 2243

Photo from the walk - Mare Way & Wimpole Estate from Orwell

County/Area - Cambridgeshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.2 miles / 8.5 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Grade - easy

Cambridgeshire walk exploring the pleasant countryside lying to the north of Orwell including parts of the National Trust's Wimpole Estate. The route includes fine views and excellent walking.

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Walk Description

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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Accommodation Nearby

Beech Farm Bed and Breakfast
Cambridge
3.6 miles / 5.8 km away

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