Tag Archives: Norfolk Walks

Sunday Picture Post: By Heath and River

Continuing our walk of 21st October. From atop Mousehold Heath we now descend through the trees and down to the river. The mist has cleared. The sun shines from a clouded sky. Enjoy… The trees are late in turning colour … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Town and Country Morning Mist

21st October 2022 begins with thick mist. Bussing across the marshland into Norwich we can’t see beyond the edge of the road. We’re heading out to Mousehold Heath, a wooded hill topped by a heathland Our route takes us down … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Whitlingham Country Park

On the outskirts of Norwich a lake was formed when aggregates were excavated for the building of the Norwich Southern Bypass. Adjacent to the lake are the tree-clothed flanks of former quarries. It is quite a delightful place whether you … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Gates, Grass and Trees

20th September 2022, we bus to Norwich, then a second bus. To come home we’ll need a third bus, for we’re walking between the bus routes. The walk is along country lanes Along the lanes gates fail to enclose fields … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Ham, Thorpe and Nethergate

14th September saw us taking the bus into Norwich, and out again to Norfolk’s second highest place (Upper Stoke/Poringland) from which “high place” we walked down to the village in the valley. Shotesham. Now to resume the walk In long … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Right at the Top

Norfolk isn’t as flat as some folks say. But neither is it really hilly. There are two notable high spots where the land reaches 100 meters above sea level. One is along the North Norfolk Ridge. The other is here … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: One Misty Morning

Sunday 11th Sept, rising early, we catch the bus to out-of-town – and there discover how misty the morning! That mist makes for a magical woodland walk… pick the pic you like the most And so we leave… Hope you’ve … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Weavers Way and the Mills

Second stage of walk on 26th August 2022. Emerging from Damgate Carr the sun seems shocking and all seems open. The path here is lined with hemlock. Do not touch. Poisonous. It grow to 8ft. We pass Old Mother Willow… … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Wet Woodland Walk

First, to clarify. It’s a wetland woodland, it’s not a wet walk…or at least, it’s not so wet at this season (in fact, we’re in drought here). Monday 26th August, bus across the marshes to Acle, then head to Damgate … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Morning Mist on the Marshes

We haven’t managed a proper hike again this week. But that’s okay cos there are photos left from 22nd April 2022. Hope you enjoy…all this mist might help cool us on these hot summer days Early morning in spring, the … Continue reading

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