|Date: 01 Aug 2020||Registration Fee: £25|
Kentwell Hall, CO10 9BA
|Min. fundraising pledge: £250|
|Distance: 26 miles||Terrain:Mostly flat|
|Registration Fee: £25||Min. fundraising pledge: £250|
|Distance: 26 miles||Terrain: Mostly flat|
Due to COVID-19 the Dedham Vale Mighty Hike will no longer be taking place on Saturday 1 August. We are currently working on postponing the event and will update participants and our website as soon as possible.
Hike a marathon in Constable Country from Kentwell Hall to Flatford and explore the beautiful wildflower meadows, picturesque villages and ancient woodlands of Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.View hike map
Free Macmillan walking top
A clearly marked route
Regular refuelling stops with snacks and drinks
Free buffet lunch and hot food at the finish
Finisher's medal and bubbly
Need help with fundraising and training? We’ve got you covered.
It took a bit of convincing to get my mum and best mate to do it with me but once they got started they loved it! It was such a special day for us and one we’ll never forget.
Marion, Lake District Mighty Hiker, 2019
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The registration fee is £25 which you pay online upon completing the registration form. The registration fee is non-refundable.
We ask everyone to pledge to raise £250 to support people living with cancer. Click on Your Hike in the navigation bar where we have lots of useful information and resources to help you get started.
Due to COVID-19 the Dedham Vale Mighty Hike will not be taking place on Saturday 1 August. For this reason we have closed registrations until we have more information. Please keep checking the website for updates.
There is a 10% discount on the registration fee for teams of 5+. The discount code is generated when you complete the registration form which you need to enter in the promotional code box before proceeding to payment.
The Team Captain will receive a unique registration link in their confirmation email which can be forwarded on to any new individual who wants to join the team. Please note that the team start time may not be available if all places have been filled.
Yes, you will need to raise the minimum fundraising amount of £250 for each member of your team. You can, however, choose to split the total in any way you like between the team if some people are comfortable raising more than others.
The hike starts at Kentwell Hall and Fields, Long Melford, Sudbury, CO10 9BA. See it on this Google map.
The hike finishes at Flatford Mill, Flatford Rd, East Bergholt, Suffolk CO7 6UL. See it on this Google Map.
See the route on this Google map.
Parking is available at the start location at Kentwell Hall and you can book this through the registration form. Complimentary coaches will be running from the finish at Flatford Mill back to Kentwell Hall until 10pm.
It is a 20-minute taxi ride from Sudbury Station to the start at Kentwell House. Complimentary coaches will run from the finish at Flatford Mill to Manningtree Station until 10pm and you can book this through the registration form.
The hike will start in waves 20 minutes apart, between 6.50am and 9.10am.
Registration will be open between 5pm and 8pm on the Friday before the event, and will re-open between 5.50am and 9am on event day.
We ask everyone to arrive one hour before their start time and no earlier.
We estimate that the fastest walkers will finish in 7.5 hours while the slowest walkers could take around 12.5 hours. Due to venue restrictions we have to start closing our finish area at 10pm. Therefore, when you choose your start time, please select an earlier wave if you consider yourself a slower walker and a later wave if you consider yourself a faster walker.
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