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Harcamlow Way

227 km / 141 miles

Cambs, Essex, Herts
A figure-of-eight walk, mainly on tracks and green lanes passing many places of historic interest, crossing low hills, woods and arable land via Standon and Manuden to meet the cross-over point at Newport. It continues through Saffron Walden and over the low Bartlow Hills to Horseheath and the Fleam Dyke, to enter Cambridge, the return route passing through Melbourn and Chrishall to Newport, continuing via Debden, Thaxted, Takeley and Hatfield Forest. The waymarked Five Parishes Millennium Boundary Walk (15 miles) is a circular route using part of the Harcamlow Way at Tilty. The waymarked Wimpole Way (11 miles and on OS mapping) Way goes across farmland and through the villages of Caldecote and Kingston to the eighteenth-century Wimpole Hall and Park and is part of the Harcamlow Way. With the Clopton Way it links the Greensand Ridge Walk with Cambridge.


Details:

Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes
Heritage
Start and Finish
TL445113 - Harlow, Essex
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Booklet
Harcamlow Way (Contact Essex - 1980)
Badge
Badge for Harcamlow Way (Ways Through Essex)
Paperback

Maps:

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2011.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger
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OS Landranger Active
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OS Explorer
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OS Explorer Active
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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High Trees Farm  (bookable online)
4 Km
23 Km
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Chimneys  (bookable online)
3 Km
40 Km
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The Crown House  (bookable online)
5 Km
58 Km
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Saffron Hotel  (bookable online)
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60 Km
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Chequer Cottage  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
77 Km
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Paddocks House  (bookable online)
5 Km
89 Km
Self-catering
ST VIGORS SHORT TERM LET  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
93 Km
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The Gate Lodge  (bookable online)
1 Km
93 Km
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Garden Cottage  (bookable online)
4 Km
103 Km
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The Brambles  (bookable online)
3 Km
108 Km
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Rose Corner  (bookable online)
4 Km
110 Km
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Leverton House  (bookable online)
1 Km
112 Km
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Autumn House  (bookable online)
1 Km
113 Km
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Lovell Lodge  (bookable online)
1 Km
113 Km
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The Cambridge Guesthouse  (bookable online)
1 Km
114 Km
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June's Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
1 Km
114 Km
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Arbury Lodge Guesthouse  (bookable online)
1 Km
114 Km
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Kalimera B & B  (bookable online)
1 Km
114 Km
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Fifty One  (bookable online)
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115 Km
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Your Space Apartments  (bookable online)
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115 Km
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Hamilton Lodge  (bookable online)
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115 Km
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Worth House  (bookable online)
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115 Km
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115 Km
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Ashley Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
115 Km
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Archway House  (bookable online)
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Avalon  (bookable online)
1 Km
115 Km
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Rosa's Bed and Breakfast  (bookable online)
2 Km
115 Km
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Prospero Homes - Warkworth St  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
116 Km
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Railway Lodge Guest House  (bookable online)
1 Km
116 Km
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Prospero Homes - Mowbray Rd  (bookable online)
3 Km
116 Km
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The Lensfield Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
116 Km
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Vicarage  (bookable online)
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116 Km
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The Varsity Hotel & Spa  (bookable online)
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117 Km
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Arundel House  (bookable online)
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117 Km
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Tudor Cottage  (bookable online)
2 Km
117 Km
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Garden and Cheshunt Cottages  (bookable online)
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117 Km
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Hotel Felix  (bookable online)
2 Km
119 Km
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Avondale  (bookable online)
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127 Km
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The Cambridge Belfry  (bookable online)
4 Km
129 Km
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Coach House Hotel  (bookable online)
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158 Km
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The End Cottage  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
163 Km
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Greenhill B&B  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
163 Km
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Brocking Farm Cottages  (bookable online)
2 Km
172 Km
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227 Km

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Route Profile:

218.8 Km (136.0 miles)
1,965 m (6,447 ft) ascent
151 m (495 ft)  maximum height