North West Essex Ramblers promote walking and appreciation of the countryside. We organise a variety of local walks in the Braintree, Witham and Halstead area.

Join Us

New members are always welcome, and you are invited to join one of the walks listed on our programme below.

We are affiliated to the Ramblers' Association., and are also a group member of Essex Area Ramblers

See us on facebook

Please note by browsing this website you consent to the use of cookies cookies.php and our privacy policy privacy-policy.php




Sat 3rd 09.00 am

Maureen & Janet

01376 330978/07962 817414

01787 373173/07926 356393

ST PETER’S WAY (3) Park in lay-by outside Mayland Mill Indian Restaurant for bus at 09.15 to Purleigh. Walk back to Mayland.

Picnic lunch Approx 11 miles

EXP 176

TL 918015


Sun 4th 10.00 am

Paul & Sally

07800 614943

BURES Circular walk. Meet at Community Centre car park.

Picnic lunch 11 miles

EXP 196

TL 908338


Sat 10th 9.30 am

Ann & Gwen

01371 856659/07756 559179

01245 382399/07976 709056

JOHN RAY WALK Start at Braintree Station (car park £2.70) train to Witham and walk back.

Picnic lunch 9 miles

EXP 195

TL 761228


Sat 17th 10.00 am


07505 063108

SAFFRON TRAIL (3) BATTLESBRIDGE TO CHELMSFORD See separate listing for transport and walk details. Picnic lunch 14.75 miles

EXP 175/183

TQ 780947

SS11 7RF

Sun 18th 10.00 am


01787 473728/07827 017744

RICKLING GREEN Park near Cricketers Arms

Picnic lunch 11.4 miles

EXP 195

TL 512298

CB11 3YG

Sat 24th 08.40 am

Maureen & Janet

01376 330978/07962 817414

01787 373173/07926 356393

ST PETER’S WAY (4) Street Parking outside St Thomas Church, Bradwell-on-Sea for bus at 08.56 to Mayland. Walk back to Bradwell via St Peter-on-the-Wall. Picnic lunch Approx 12 miles

EXP 176

TL 993038