Walks

There were originally four walks produced for Dereham Town Council, more are are being added and there are more to follow.

General Leaflet
General Leaflet:

Background information

General leaflet
Useful information which may help you plan your walks.






Potters Fen
Walk 1:

Potters Fen and Water Meadows

3 miles, allow 1¼ hours.
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Open Country
Walk 2:

Badley Moor

7½ miles, allow 3½ hours.
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Neatherd moor pond
Walk 3:

The Windmill and The Neatherd

7 miles, allow 3 hours.
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Board walk
Walk 4:

Rush Meadow and Quebec Wood

7 miles, allow 3 hours.
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Stream
Walk 5:

Train walk: Thuxton station to Dereham Station

6 miles, allow 3 hours.
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In June storms washed out the bridge at Garvestone along FP6. We are please to report that the route is open again.


This walk starts at Dereham railway station where you take a train to Thuxton station and walk back. There is parking at Dereham station, but the gates are locked shortly after the last train. Check the MNR website for train times.



Yaxham railway
station
Walk 6:

Train walk: Yaxham station to Dereham Station

5¼ miles, allow 2½ hours.
Details



This walk starts at Dereham railway station where you take a train just one stop to Yaxham station and walk back. There is parking at Dereham station, but the gates are locked shortly after the last train. Check the MNR website for train times.