Category Archives: Felixstowe

Falkenham winter wanderings

OS Explorer Map 197 coordinates for Falkenham Back Lane 295 382 My motivation this morning was to cover 25 miles on my new bike (oh yes, shiny new toy) as this was my first opportunity to have a proper ride on … Continue reading

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Landguard Point, Felixstowe

OS Explorer Map 197 coordinates 28 31 for Landguard Point. This was 31 miles with great views of the port, the fort and a wander around Landguard nature reserve. The route description is appropriately long and winding, so here are … Continue reading

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Loompit and Levington

This ride picks up from a previous Trimley outing that ended early with a puncture. That day I left the Orwell behind me at Loompit Lake and trudged up the track back to the village. Today my first task was … Continue reading

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Shingle Street, Bawdsey, Ramsholt and Sutton Hoo

OS Explorer 197 map coordinates 3642 for Shingle Street. I’ve been to Shingle Street twice, both times on my bike and early in the morning. Its quiet, deserted and very beautiful. I even saw a pair of seals on the … Continue reading

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Trimley Marshes and Loompit Lake

OS Explorer Map 197 coordinates 2836 for Trimley station near the start of the track. Loompit lake is at coordinates 2538. This ride didn’t go at all to plan, but that’s ok, its all part of the fun. I left … Continue reading

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Kingsfleet track to Felixstowe Ferry

OS Explorer Map 197 coordinates 3038 for Deben Lodge Farm and the start of the track, neatly marked out with green diamonds (on the map, not for real). I went out looking for this track twice before I found it. … Continue reading

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