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Overseas Traveller, Would-be Mountaineer, Skier, Hiker & Occasional Idiotic Adventurer.
jamehand supports Social Hiking
In the last month I have:
|walked 11.6 miles, climbed 1,178 feet and shared 2 tracks and 0 routes|
So far this year I have:
not shared any activity!
In 2020 I:
|walked 373 miles, climbed 55,049 feet and shared 50 tracks and 21 routes|
|cycled 40 miles, climbed 2,352 feet and shared 1 track and 0 routes|
|bagged 26 peaks|
26th Dec 2020
This lovely rural walk takes you through fields and woods in the gently rolling countryside of West Essex. Whilst there are some lovely views along the route, this walk is mostly remarkable for the peace, tranquillity and timelessness of the area. The village of Matching has hardly changed since the 18th century, and much of the field layout and the pattern of lanes, bridleways and footpaths are s
Beacons: 498 | Distance: 5.9 miles | Height Gain: 571 ft
A collection of all my recorded country walks in my home county of Essex over many years.
Beacons: 39938 | Maps: 84
18th Dec 2020
This walk starts and finishes in the ancient rural village of Woodham Walter. Both the Pub where we suggest parking, and the Church near the end of the walk, date from the 16th century. The views across rural Essex are lovely, it feels as though the hustle and bustle of modern life is light years away. The terrain is varied, with woodland, arable fields, a nature reserve and horse paddocks along t
Beacons: 482 | Distance: 5.7 miles | Height Gain: 607 ft
15th Dec 2020
Beacons: 585 | Distance: 6.6 miles | Height Gain: 640 ft
6th Dec 2020
Beacons: 642 | Distance: 7.4 miles | Height Gain: 692 ft
22nd Nov 2020
This is a clockwise circular walk around sections of three named footpaths: The Forest Way, the Three Forests Way and the Stort Valley Way. The walk starts on the Forest Way heading west on a long wide public bridleway. The path then switches over to the parallel Three Forests way where there are views over the valley which is Nazeingwood Common. The route is over a fairly hilly part of Essex whic
Beacons: 530 | Distance: 5.7 miles | Height Gain: 440 ft
Beacons: 576 | Distance: 8.6 miles | Height Gain: 5,873 ft
Beacons: 469 | Distance: 6.9 miles | Height Gain: 4,626 ft