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Wicken Wellbeing Walk

Join us for a relaxed walk at Wicken Fen as part of our community engagement project: Footprints. This is a regular walk, taking place weekly on Fridays.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Wicken Wellbeing Walks are easy access, at a relaxed pace with easy to navigate terrain. Enjoy being part of a friendly group and walking in, and connecting with, local natural heritage.

Each walk will be approximately 2 miles in length and take around an hour to an hour and a half.

This activity is made possible by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, thanks to National Lottery players.

Thanks to our partners Healthy You East Cambridgeshire for training and supporting our new walk leaders in association with Ramblers Wellbeing Walks.

Times

The basics

Suitability

Not suitable for children.

Meeting point

Meet in the Visitor Centre a few minutes before the walk starts to register.

What to bring and wear

Wear sturdy shoes suitable for walking and dress for the weather. Bring water to drink.

Accessibility

The surfaces on paths around Wicken and Wicken Fen vary. Some may be uneven and muddy in winter.

Other

Please leave your dog at home.

Upcoming events

Event

Wicken Fen community archaeology finds washing 

Join us to find out about the archaeology of Wicken Fen and help us wash our recent finds from test pits at Reach 24.

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on
3 Mar 2024
at
13:30 to 15:30
Event

Mucky Pups 

Outdoor adventures at Wicken Fen, for pre-school children who enjoy getting grubby.

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on
22 Mar to 19 Jul 2024
at
10:30 to 12:00
+ 4 other dates or times
Event

Wicken Fen's Easter Adventures Trail 

This spring, treat the whole family to a world of adventure at Wicken Fen on an Easter trail.

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on
23 Mar to 14 Apr 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 22 other dates or times
Event

Mixed Media Cow Workshop 

Paint? Paper? Textiles? You can use any of these (and more!) to create a stunning picture of a Highland Cow.

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on
3 Apr to 11 Apr 2024
at
10:30 to 12:00
+ 3 other dates or times