Discover Suffolk - Walks, Cycle Routes and Countryside Places to Visit in Suffolk

The lovely summer is passing in the blink of an eye, so be sure to make the most of it by taking part in some of the great events that are lined up for you across Suffolk.  How about learning about British Warriors Through Time at West Stow Anglo Saxon Village, River-Dipping at Knettishall country park, or dusting off your bike and going on the Sky Ride in Ipswich?

If you are organising any events that you would like us to advertise just
email us with the details, and we will be happy to feature them on Discover Suffolk.

Welcome to Discover Suffolk, Suffolk County Council's official countryside website for walks and cycle routes in Suffolk.

From the Brecks to the Sandlings and from the Broads to the estuaries, Suffolk is a county best explored on foot, from a bicycle or on the back of a horse. With over 5,000km of waymarked paths, two Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, long distance footpaths and national cycle routes, Suffolk offers a wealth of opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors.

Within this website you will find inspiration on everything from a riverside stroll for all the family to a day long hike along secluded valleys. Download over 70 circular walks, long distance walking trails and cycle routes and discover all of Suffolk's country parks, nature reserves and picnic sites.

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Hopton cum Knettishall - Three Beautiful Circular Walks.
Explore the delightful landscape around Hopton with 3 walks from 2-8 miles long.

Enjoy Suffolk's Quiet Lanes
'Quiet Lanes Suffolk' is a pilot project that aims to preserve the rural nature of Suffolk’s lanes for all to enjoy. Quiet Lanes are minor rural roads on which all users, large and small, on wheels or legs, respect each other. To find out more about the pilot project and see where the Quiet Lanes are, CLICK HERE

Angels and Pinnacles
Discover Suffolk's magnificent medieval heritage around Eye, Framlingham, Southwold, Clare and Woolpit.


Easy Going Trails (15mb) 
Discover 18 very easy to follow routes across Suffolk that get you close to nature in the very heart of the countryside. Designed  for all abilities, each walk has been assessed by a wheelchair user. Packs can be posted - simply contact us and let us know how many you would like. 

Route of the Month

Hopton cum Knettishall

Hopton cum Knettishall


The parish of Hopton cum Knettishall lies within Suffolk on the Norfolk border. All three walks start at All Saints Parish Church, Hopton and follow footpaths, tracks, quiet lanes and pavements. All the routes are signed with coloured waymarker discs.

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