LoddonGreat Yarmouth

Lodgre one
Not verified

Slow Way not verified yet. Verify Lodgre here.

By a Slow Ways Volunteer on 07 Apr 2021







Download this route

Are you sure you want to download this route?

Using a GPX file for the first time?

No, back to route

Give a hike

Pledge to walk this route and help firm up its place in the network - every walk helps.

So far it has been reviewed by two people and surveyed by zero people and

No other people have pledged to review this route.

Your pledged routes will show up in your pledges Waylist.

Every review and survey pledged and then walked will help make the Slow Ways network better, thank you for your help!

Sign up or log in to pledge to walk this route.

Back to route

Save to Waylist

Sign up or log in to save this route so you can find it more easily or plan a longer journey.

More options

Save to my account

Sign up or log in to save this route so you can find it more easily or plan a longer journey.

Print (via Inkatlas)

Survey this route

Review this route

Suggest a better route

Report a problem


This is a Slow Ways route connecting Loddon and Great Yarmouth.

Know of a better route? Share it here.

This is a Slow Ways route connecting Loddon and Great Yarmouth.

Know of a better route? Share it here.


This route has been reviewed by 2 people.

There are no issues flagged.

Photos for Lodgre one

Photos of this route will appear when they are added to a review. You can review this route here.


Not verified

Route status - Live

Reviews - 2

Average rating -

Is this route good enough? -  Yes (2)

There are currently no problems reported with this route.

Downloads - 5


We are working to build-up a picture of what routes look like. To do that we are asking volunteers to survey routes so that we can communicate features, obstacles and challenges that may make a route desirable or not.

Slow Ways surveyors are asked to complete some basic online training, but they are not vetted. If you are dependent on the survey information being correct in order to complete a route, we recommend that you think critically about the information provided. You may also wish to wait until more than one survey has been completed.

Help people know more about this route by volunteering to submit a survey.

  1. Complete the survey training.
  2. Submit a survey for this route.

Sign up or log in to get the link to survey this route for Lodgre.

Geography information system (GIS) data

Total length

Maximum elevation

Minimum elevation

Start and end points

Grid Ref TM3621298741
Lat / Lon 52.53529° / 1.48152°
Easting / Northing 636,212E / 298,741N
What3Words bill.junction.consoles
Great Yarmouth
Grid Ref TG5242807639
Lat / Lon 52.60785° / 1.72687°
Easting / Northing 652,428E / 307,639N
What3Words cabin.later.cans

Lodgre One's land is

Arable 3.9%
Estuary 7.3%
Intertidal flats 8.8%
Marshes 8.6%
Pasture 32.5%
Urban 14.4%
Water 21.6%
Woods 2.9%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018



03 Aug 2022 Summer

This is a beautiful route that cuts across the Norfolk Broads! I'd recommend wearing insect repellent in the summer as there are lots of biting bugs!

There were a few challenges, a missing plank in the bridge over a stream towards Loddon. The ground from Berney Arms to Reedham is super uneven and there are lots of holes, so worth wearing good boots with ankle support.

It costs 50p to get on the ferry across the river Yare (make sure you have change!) The route also requires quite a bit of road walking once you cross the river. The roads are very quiet so it's mostly fine but be prepared! You can get a bus from Loddon into Norwich.

All in all, a functional and scenic route!.


30 Jun 2022 Summer

This route is mostly off-road and two thirds follows dyke paths alongside rivers and breydon water. The last third has more tarmac but these are country lanes with minimal traffic. The route follows the Wherryman's Way and is clearly signposted for the majority of the route. The paths are a mix of concrete block under grass which makes it steady underfoot and grass/worn to dirt. In places this was very overgrown -some plants were over five foot tall and flopping into the path (the path itself was shorter grass through use). A lot of it was well looked after even mowed. There are some variations to this route that removes a bit of tarmac but it was a nice change after some unsteady ground. The dyke paths in summer (all across Norfolk) tend to develop big cracks and this was a little unsteady at times when it coincides with long grass and reduced visibility of it occurring. See photos on a mowed section. This route includes the chain ferry at Reedham (50p per foot passenger) which is open from early to late but is sometimes closed for repair. There is not much protection from the elements between Great Yarmouth and Reedham so bear that in mind. Access wise it's a mixture of gates, kissing gates and one stile. Some of them are a little narrow.

It's a lovely route for wildlife and wide open skies and is great on the right day. The trees and woodland towards the end are very pleasant. Overall this was a lovely walk with pretty scenery, windpumps, cattle and livestock and wildlife.

Worth noting that there are three railway stations along the route so parts could be walked independently.

Share your views about this route, give it a star rating, indicate whether it should be verified or not.

Include information that will be useful to others considering to walk or wheel it.

You can add up to 15 photos.

Overall ratings

2 reviews

0 reviews

1 reviews

1 reviews

0 reviews

0 reviews

Show all

Other Routes for Loddon—Great Yarmouth See all Slow Ways

Loddon—Great Yarmouth

Lodgre three




152 m


157 m

Review this better route and help establish a trusted network of walking routes.

Suggest a better route if it better meets our methodology.

See all routes from Loddon.

See all routes from Great Yarmouth.