Stage 6 - Upware to Ely (7.6 miles)
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Start (New for 2009)
Go 170 yards to T-junction and turn left.
Post Code CB7 5ZR


After 110 yards (at sign post Public Footpath to Ely 7.5m) turn right (A) over style to path


Right along soft track at
base of arable field


Cross over the main road


Continue along the track on the
opposite side of the road

Over Kingfisher (humpback) bridge

Turn left just before T-junction with concrete road,
onto raised bank public footpath
(New in 2009)

Follow raised bank through the trees and
around right hand bend. After the trees,
the river can be seen on your left


 If it is clear, Ely Cathedral
will be visible in the distance

Follow raised riverbank path until
Fish & Duck Marina and
Rivers Cam/Gt Ouse are visible
on the other side of the river

Continue to Lode End Bridge/
Pump House


Continue on top of bank
until reaching tarmac surface

Follow tarmac path
under railway line



Continue along tarmac path to A142
and turn left.

Cross main road and after river bridge turn right down riverside footpath and follow under railway bridge to pass The Cutter on your left

Turn left after The Cutter through Jubilee Gardens and cross Broad Street at the pedestrian crossing

Run up the hill through the park and turn right just before The Porta to head directly towards the cathedral

Bear right at the cathedral and follow the path in an anti clockwise direction around the cathedral.


Finish on the grass area between the
cathedral and High Street.
Post Code CB7 4EL


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