Melford Walks

Long Melford Walks, Suffolk, Sudbury

Long Melford Circular Walks are a series of walks created by villagers for the benefit of local residents and visitors. Each walk is designed to show the beauty of the village and its surroundings. Download a copy of your chosen walk and get out and enjoy the delights of Long Melford and its countryside.

1. The Mill walk

A 2½ mile walk leaving the village past Melford Hall and Holy Trinity Church before turning west for splendid views across the Stour valley.

2. The Woolpatch walk

A short 1½ mile walk along Chad Brook and the River Stour in the west, before returning to the centre of the village.

3. The Indigo walk

A 3½ mile leaving Melford Country Park northwards along the old LNER railway line before turning west to follow the St. Edmunds way and the Stour Valley path.

4. The Nethergate walk

A 5 mile walk from Melford Country park following the old LNER railway line to Bull lane before returning via Cuckoo Tye to the east of the village.

5. The Hare walk

A 7 mile walk leaving the village walking northeast wards past Melford Hall and Holy Trinity Church to Bridge Street before turning west to return the village and passing Kentwell Hall.