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Harlow—Sawbridgeworth
Harsaw one Verify me Distance 7km/5mi Ascent 33m Descent 24m
Harlow—Sawbridgeworth
Harsaw two Review me Distance 8km/5mi Ascent 40m Descent 31m
Sawbridgeworth—Bishop's Stortford
Sawbis one Survey me Distance 8km/5mi Ascent 15m Descent 26m
Sawbridgeworth—Chipping Ongar
Sawchi one Pioneer me Distance 18km/11mi Ascent 127m Descent 133m
Sawbridgeworth—Great Dunmow
Sawgre one Pioneer me Distance 21km/13mi Ascent 152m Descent 126m
Sawbridgeworth—Leaden Roding
Sawlea one Pioneer me Distance 15km/9mi Ascent 121m Descent 95m
Ware—Sawbridgeworth
Warsaw one Verify me Distance 17km/10mi Ascent 141m Descent 126m
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Sawbridgeworth, Mon 28 November

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Sawbridgeworth’s Slow Ways starting point

Grid ref

TL4900815041

Lat / Lon

51.81415° / 0.16027°

Easting / Northing

549,008E / 215,041N

Facilities

Users have reported that the following facilities can be found within 1km of Sawbridgeworth's meeting point

Public toilet

Wheelchair accessible toilet

Supermarket

Restaurant

Accommodation

Accommodation < £50

Campsite

Bothy

Free wifi

Mobility scooter hire

Off-road wheelchair hire

Disabled Parking

Train station

Bus stop

Ferry

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Latest Updates

Road currently ( 6 March 2022) flooded between Mablets and Great Penny's Farm. Not passable on foot for about fifteen yards - verge submerged....

Ruth

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Buses available at A1184 so it's possible to split this route in half....

MadGeordie

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An easy to follow, calm path that runs alongside the river Stort for the whole route. For the most part it's a calm and serene walk, however some sections are less so (to be expected given it's a stone's throw from Stansted Airport!). The path can be narrow and uneven, and most definitely muddy after heavy rain....

LCGBGR

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Harlow—Sawbridgeworth

paulcooper added Harsaw two, a new walk from Harlow to Sawbridgeworth

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At the Bishop's Stortford end there are major building works and the section of footpath is diverted through the railway carpark. Cost of train is £3.80 (off peak adult) [June 2021], trains about every 30 minutes....

kayaking_mark

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There are two pubs with food and drinks at Hudson which is around 40 percent into the route walking from the west....

v199629

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I suggest taking the road from the station to the A414 roundabout and turning right follow the footway alongside the A414 and over the rail bridge and almost immediately after there is an unsigned footpath through a wood that leads down to the river....

vic

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Depending on day and time the final road crossing can be hazardous but can be avoided by turning right and taking the controlled crossing....

vic

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Sawbridgeworth

danravenellison surveyed Sawbridgeworth

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The only slight blip is at the start coming out of Harlow station, the map suggests you can cross directly under/over the railway straight after the station, but in fact it seems you have to go up to the roundabout and cross via the A414 road bridge, but it's not much further at all....

Rose

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Harlow—Sawbridgeworth

paulcooper added Harsaw one, a new walk from Harlow to Sawbridgeworth

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Sawbridgeworth—Bishop's Stortford

Slow Ways added Sawbis one, a new walk from Sawbridgeworth to Bishop's Stortford

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Sawbridgeworth—Chipping Ongar

Slow Ways added Sawchi one, a new walk from Sawbridgeworth to Chipping Ongar

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Sawbridgeworth—Great Dunmow

Slow Ways added Sawgre one, a new walk from Sawbridgeworth to Great Dunmow

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Sawbridgeworth—Leaden Roding

Slow Ways added Sawlea one, a new walk from Sawbridgeworth to Leaden Roding

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Ware—Sawbridgeworth

Slow Ways added Warsaw one, a new walk from Ware to Sawbridgeworth

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