Overstrand Life - Janet's Diaries

Out & About

In this section of my Directory I have tried to cover as many local attractions and points of information and interest for the immediate area as possible. I have concentrated on those who do not receive major or national promotion; these have been included on my Links page along with attractions and places of interest further afield.

Underlined introductory headings provide a link to the relevant website i.e. 'click' on the underlined heading for further details.


• Illustrated map with points of interest in Overstrand, available from the village stores.

Circular Walk to Northrepps and back to Overstrand - Walk through rural areas along paths and quiet lanes.

  Ordnance Survey Maps - invaluable for walkers, Explorer Map 25 provides coverage for Overstrand and the immediate area.

Norfolk Trails - Norfolk County Council's interactive website providing details of walks in the Overstrand area and throughout Norfolk.


Cromer Cycle Loop - Route following quiet roads and lanes, through varied countryside

Quiet Lanes Network - Link provides map plus details of points of interest along the 36 mile route

Places of General Interest

 Mundesley Maritime Museum - a delightful compact museum incorportated in the Coastguard Lookout


Sanders Coaches - family run business operating regular bus routes in the area, as well as excursions and tours.

Stagecoach in Norfolk - award winning bus company, routes throughout North Norolk as well as the famous Coastal Hopper.

Bittern Line - local rail service between Sheringham and Norwich, stopping at rural stations i.e. Gunton, useful link for walkers in addition to the bus services.

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