Maritime Sail & Trail – NEW

from £30.00

Join historian for guided walk along Maldon’s fascinating waterfront followed by a two hour sail.

  • Start date: 20/05/2020 9:30 am
  • Duration: 4 Hours
  • Sailing from: Maldon
40 spaces available
Aged 12 and under

Join local historian and barge enthusiast Stephen Nunn at Fullbridge at the bottom of Market Hill, for an hours guided walk along Maldon’s historic waterfront followed by a two hour sail. Stephen will give you lots of interesting stories about Maldon salt works, the boatyards on Down’s Road, Taylors Sailmakers, the Queens Head and Cooks yard, before he joins you for the sail.

The two hour cruise takes you past the Promenade Park, Northea Island owned by the National Trust, Heybridge Basin, Millbeach and to the privately owned Osea Island before returning.

Why not pre-order a delicious homemade chocolate brownie with tea or coffee for the sail.
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Boarding details are sent by e-mail 4 weeks before a trip or when booking (check your junk folder). Be ready to board the barge 1/2 hour before sailing. Search for car parks near Maldon CM9 5HN, Ipswich IP4 1FH, Brightlingsea CO7 ODY, Harwich CO12 3HH