The Mayflower Run/Walk follows follows the beautiful Essex Way between Harwich and Manningtree. The route starts at the Harwich Low Lighthouse and finishes at the Furze Hill Playing Fields, Shrublands Road, Mistley CO11 1HS. The full distance is around 13 miles but there is an option for walkers to finish at Wrabness after approximately 8 miles. A minibus will be making regulartrips from Furze Hill to drop participants back in Manningtree or at Manningtree Station.
The entry fee is £12 plus booking fees. Under 12's go free but should be registered so we know who is taking part in the event.
Plenty of water stops are provided along the route. Dogs are welcome.
Greater Anglia generously offer free train travel between Manningtree and Harwich for participants on the day. Confirmed
It's a great day out and an opportunity to get sponsorship for your favourite charity!
The event is organised by the Rotary Club of Manningtree Stour Valley, registered charity 1019980.