MAPS AND ROUTES DESCRIPTION

 MAPS

 Maps have been recently updated please print of a new copy of your area for the comming year as some routes may have changed since the last copy of our maps. if you have any questions regarding the maps please email us.

The routes description and/or newsletter is only intended as a guide to where routes are.  Once you become a member, you will receive your License Tag. Please email if you wish us to send you a copy of any maps listed below.  License Tags MUST be attached to either the Saddle or Bridle at all times whilst on EAFR Tracks.

To view the routes available, please click the map links below.

     

Braintree 09/01/16

Dengie 06/02/16

Halstead 13/04/16

     

Tiptree 17/03/16

BIRCH 09/01/16

Fordham 1/1/13

Maldon 09/01/16

 

     

Mersea 09/01/16

Tendring 02/04/17

West Bergholt 09/01/16

 

Chelmsford 8/2/14

 

coggeshall  11/10/16 

 

 

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Route Descriptions

 farm rides anglia essex suffolk norfolkAREA 1 COLCHESTER TO HALSTEAD.
This area is well covered with routes starting in Boxted, West Bergholt via Little Horkesley, Wormingford, Fordham, Chapel, Wakes Colne to Halstead. Extra routes from Aldham, Eight Ash Green through to Great Tey. New Routes have now been opened in Fordham.

 

AREA 2 COLCHESTER - PELDON - MALDON - TOTHAM - WICKHAM BISHOPS.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Highligted routes on map are closed between

1st September- 1st Febuary every year.

 

There is now a very extensive set of routes in these areas. Ride along the sea wall at Tollesbury or through the beautiful grounds of Braxted Park. Other routes in Peldon, Langford and Tolleshunt.

the bridge at Langford has been reported to becoming impassable. We can only suggest that you make your own judgment on crossing the bridge and would strongly advise riders not to use it.

AREA 2A MERSEA ISLAND.
We now have 3 miles of route on the Mersea Island, providing a vital link to the only Public Bridleway on the Island. Further routes planned in the near future.

AREA 4 BRAINTREE.
10 miles of routes to be enjoyed in this area beginning in Halstead. Riders are able to rider through High Garrett, Gosfield and Beazley End.

AREA 5 TENDRING DISTRICT.
We have now opened 12 miles of new routes in this area much to the delight of horse riders. Our routes now cover the area from  Little Bromley to Horsley Cross to Little Bentley and Beaumont-cum-moze.  We are also investigateing a new Route at Elmstead Market as the Woodland Trust is now creating a new Woodland alongside between the A120 & A 133. We now have a new route in Beaumont-cum-moze and Thorpe-le-Soken area.New route between Lawford and Little Bromley now open. Please be aware of a narrow gateway on part of this route.

 

AREA 6. DENGIE PENNINSULA.
We have just  over 12 miles of Routes in this new Area, including routes down to the Sea Wall. 

 

BOX PARKING
 
Below are box parks for EAFR members to use. Please respect these parks as we are very greatfull to landowners for allowing us to use them. Please would you call box parks that have numbers listed below to confirm it it ok with owners that you wish to park there.
 
If you can suggest places to park horse boxes near routes or can offer parking from your own yard please email us @ info@farmrides.com  as we are always keen to find new parks.
 
Warrens Farm
Brook Rd, Great Tey, Colchester CO6 1JG
 
Malting Farm
School Rd, Little Horkesley, Colchester CO6 4DW
Please Call - 01206 271257
 
Highfields Farm
Highfields Ln, Kelvedon, Colchester, Essex CO5 9BJ
Please Call - 01376 570334

Brook Farm,

Kelvedon Road

Messing, CO5 9TA

 

     
 Contact Jane BY APPOINTMENT ONLY 01376 572976 or 07917 107515
Brookelynne Farm Shop- BY APPOINTMENT ONLY SUNDAYS & MONDAYS ONLY
Chapel Road
Beaumont
Clacton on Sea
Essex
CO16 0AR
Please Call – 07917275085
 
Grange Farm
Grange Rd, Tillingham, CM0 7UT
Please Call - 01621 779256