PanfieldMapPanfield Plodders is a walking group set up by volunteers with the aim to lead different ability walks, on a regular basis, starting and finishing in Panfield.

To keep up-to-date with upcoming walks or to contact the group for enquiries please visit the Panfield Plodders Facebook page.

Walking in a group is a great way to meet new friends. You don't need any fancy equipment and it won't cost you anything. There are also many health benefits and will help to:

  • Keep your heart and lungs stay healthy
  • Lower blood pressure and cholesterol levels
  • Keep your bones and muscles strong
  • Improve mental health and mood
  • Maintain a healthy weight.

To see Public Rights of Way (PROW) in the surrounding area and Essex as a whole, please view the interactive map from Essex Highways. You can also download a copy of the map of PROWs around Panfield or purchase a copy for £1 from the Parish Council Clerk by emailing  All proceeds from the sale of the map will be donated to Panfield Community Association.

To report a problem with a footpath in Panfield please report it to our Footpaths Officer, details are on our Footpaths web page.