Chelmsford and Broomfield


  • Start: Chelmsford station (station code CHM, postcode CM1 1HT)
  • Finish: Chelmsford station (station code CHM, postcode CM1 1HT)
  • Distance: 13.34km
  • Total ascent: 63m
  • Naismith time: 2h 46m
  • London terminus: Liverpool Street
  • Ticketing: Day return to Chelmsford
  • Intermediate transport: Buses to Chelmsford at Roxwell Road (3.09km) and Broomfield (8.91km)
  • Facilities: All facilities in Chelmsford; pub, café and convenience shop in Broomfield (8.91km)


This flat walk never strays far from the suburbs, but the landward section is all agricultural. The walk starts along the River Can, and returns to the town centre along the River Chelmer. There is a street section south from Broomfield (with frequent buses into Chelmsford, should such a short-cut be necessary).


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