Bure Valley Path (Overview)


Hoveton & Wroxham, on Bittern Line between Norwich & Sheringham,and Ayslham,Aylsham station, on Bure Valley Steam Railway (see link below for steam railway timetable).

Walk Length & Gradient

9 miles one way (Ramble, Aylsham to Hoveton & Wroxham or vice versa), flat

OS Explorer map(s)

238 Dereham and Aylsham and OL40 The Broads

Walk Link(s) and Source(s)

External Website: Norfolk Broads Direct
External Website: GPS Routes

Walk Description

This path runs alongside the entire length of the narrow gauge Bure Valley Railway between Wroxham and Aylsham. The route takes you through some beautiful Norfolk countryside, with links to several picturesque villages too; Brampton, Buxton and Coltishall. Note that the 9 mile length given here is one-way only. You can walk from Wroxham to Aylsham or vice versa, then catch the steam train back to your starting point .

Other Useful Information

You’ll find the steam railway timetable here.

Hoveton & Wroxham station is a short walk from the village centre, which is well served by eating establishments and shops.

There is a cafe in and supermarket opposite Aylsham station.