Distance: 6 miles / 9.5 kms
Time: 3.5 hours
Start: Recreation ground/ Pavilion, Bird’s Green (Road), Rattlesden IP30 0RT
Getting there/ back: www. suffolkonboard.com Parking by the pavilion or street parking on Lower Road opposite the village hall.
Is it for me? Green lanes/ byways, field-edge footpaths; some tarmac roads or pavement. Steep-for-Suffolk inclines. Stiles, gates. Stout footwear a must.
Big Map to hand: OS Explorer 211
Ts & Ps: Rattlesden - Community shop (Mon-Fri & Sat mornings); pubs serving snacks /food: Five Bells (High Street) 01449 737373; The Brewers’ Arms (Lower Road) 01449 736377.