Walk ‘n’ Water

Any further queries – please email events@riverstourtrust.org

ROUTE 1: SUDBURY & HENNY

Dates: Thursdays – 8 July, 19 August, 9 September, 7 October

Overview: A guided 3.5 mile walk along part of the Stour Valley & St. Edmunds Way. Walkers will depart at 10.00am from the Granary heading to Henny. The route is a little hilly with varied terrain but there are no stiles and the view is worth it! The boat/s will meet the group at The Henny Swan and walkers become passengers for the return journey back to The Granary. Remember to bring your own packed lunch to enjoy at the midway stop by Cornard Lock. Free tea/coffee will be available.

TIMINGS: 10am departure on foot from The Granary, CO10 2AN Overall duration: approx. 4 hours

Cost: £16.00 / Dogs £1

ROUTE 2: SUDBURY & CORNARD RIVERSIDE

Dates: Sundays – 25 July, 15 August, 12 September, 10 October

Overview: Join the River Stour Trust to enjoy a short boat trip from Sudbury to Great Cornard followed by a guided 2 mile walk along back to Sudbury. Walk comprises a visit to the Mill Tye Gallery and Arts Centre then continues along part of the riverside Gainsborough Trail and Friar’s Meadow before returning to The GranaryTea Room for free tea/coffee.

TIMINGS: 10am departure on boat/s from The Granary, CO10 2AN. Overall duration: approx. Between 1hr30mins-2hrs

Cost: Adult (12 yrs+) £6.00 / Child (1-11yrs) £3.00 / Dogs £1

ROUTE 3: THE GRANARY, THREE MILLS & OUR RIVER

Dates: Fridays – 23 July, 27 August, 17 September, 15 October

Overview: A guided 5 country mile walk in Sudbury visiting historic sites including The Granary and three former water mills. The route comprises sections along the riverside, the Ancient Commons Lands and the Old Railway Walk. Interesting snippets of local knowledge will be shared along the way and there is a free tea/coffee at the end of the walk.

TIMINGS: 10am departure on foot from The Granary, CO10 2AN Overall duration: 2-2.5 hours

Cost: £6.50 per person

JOIN OUR WALKING TEAM?
We welcome volunteers to act as walk guides/back markers for this activity throughout the year. You’ll enjoy a boat trip too! The pace will be moderate and you should be fit and able enough to manage the walk. Please contact the RST office if you would like to find out more about how you can be involved.