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East Mersea Circular Walk is a 5.2 mile loop trail located near Colchester, Essex, England that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking.

Length 5.2 mi Elevation gain 324 ft Route type Loop
Walking Beach Partially paved Views Wild flowers Wildlife Washed out
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Nick Mason
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WalkingOver grown

Aside from motor home/campsite it was actually a very pleasant walk. Yes there are overgrown areas but perfectly accessible if wearing solid clothing and shoes.

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Jade Cox
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HikingOver grown

No free parking spaces. overgrown grass covered some of the path. However, I enjoyed the walk.

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Mel Miller-Young
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HikingClosedFlooded

Nice walk along coast but check tides before starting, part of the coastal path has collapsed and is only passable at low tide. very overgrown in places. we added extra as started at West Mersea Holiday Park so was 8 miles overall.

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Sophia Sophia
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ClosedFloodedMuddyWashed out

The sea has eroded it so unable to get through. Dangerous at some points.

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Josie D.
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HikingBugsOver grown

Really enjoyed this trail but the end is completely overgrown so we had to find a different route out. Lots of different scenery/terrain.

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Kirsty Baron
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Over grown

I was a little disappointed with this trail for a few reasons, The first being that the parking is limited, The second being that a lot of the walk is through a caravan site, and the final reason being that the trail was so over grown that we couldn't get through at all. However all clouds have silver linings, this one being that at the end of the trail where it was over grown we saw an emu who followed us down the length of the footpath. All in all not a terrific walk but if your willing to take machete to wade through the over grown "footpath" then the walk isn't bad for an early evening stroll.

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Greg Smith
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HikingMuddy

Great coastal walk, must try again in the summer! Lots to see along the beach fronts and plenty of scope to expand the route. There’s not a lot of parking near the start finish point, but we found somewhere else with minimal difficulty.

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Lauren Smith
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Hiking

Brilliant walk! So so beautiful and explores through different landscapes! Def recommend

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Lee Day
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Nice easy little walk. Beautiful day. Sun shining on the sea with the sail boats meandering along made it picture perfect.

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Demi Milton
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HikingOver grown
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Mark Saville
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Fabian Marciniak
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Dani Harris
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Sam Scattergood
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