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  1. The Hythe Quay Maldon
    For well over a thousand years, Hythe Quay has been the home to Maldon's maritime community and the gateway to Maldon for vessels arriving from the sea. Linking the award-winning Promenade Park with the pubs, restaurants and shops of Maldon High Street, Hythe Quay is a 'must see' for any visitor to the district. In recent years, the quay has become a tourist and pleasure spot in its own right, serving as the home of the iconic Thames Sailing Barges which offer pleasure cruises and day trips along the Essex Coast and further afield.
    1. Tollesbury Wick Jan 2017 by Dave Watts
      One of Essex Wildlife Trust's best reserves. A large (600 acres) tract of ancient grazing marsh that is managed as a traditional coastal farm using the Trust's own rare breed livestock to encourage a superb variety of wildlife.
      1. Courtyard at the Blue Boar Hotel, Maldon
        The hotel offers a range of elegant accommodation with 28 en-suite bedrooms, 4 historic suites, and rooms range from a standard single or doubles with imposing four poster beds.
        1. 1 Jan 202431 Dec 2024
      2. Lapwings at Blue House Farm, North Fambridge
        Blue House Farm was bought by the Essex Wildlife Trust in 1998 with support from the Heritage Lottery Fund and many other donors.
      3. Goldhanger, Blackwater Estuary April 21
        The Blackwater Estuary is a 5,538 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), with 4,395 hectares being designated as a Ramsar Wetland of International Importance and Special Protection Area, while 1,099 hectares of the Estuary is a National Nature Reserve.

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      1. Address

        Bradwell Waterside, Bradwell-on-Sea, Essex, CM0 7QY


        +44 (0)1621 776256


        Essex Outdoors Bradwell is a specialist sailing and power boating centre, providing high quality courses and outdoor learning opportunities to the young people of Essex, and the wider community.

      2. Address

        Maldon, Essex, CM9 9EB


        01621 856895


        Established in 1949 the MYC is a small but thriving sailing club situated at the end of the promenade opposite Byrhtnoth. The Clubhouse is a converted barge which provides a galley, bar, changing rooms and a clubroom.

      3. Address

        Fellowship Afloat Charitable Trust, The Sail Lofts, Woodrolfe Road, Tollesbury, Essex, CM9 8SE



        Woodrolfe Road, Tollesbury

        Fellowship Afloat's centre is a unique place for adventure, relaxation and exploring the environment.
        Based on a converted lightvessel moored on the coast, it's an ideal activity venue for youth clubs, schools, churches, special needs groups and…

      4. Address

        Maldon, Essex, CM9 5HN


        01621 856503


        For well over a thousand years Hythe Quay has been the home to Maldon's maritime community and the gateway to Maldon for vessels arriving from the sea. From the award winning Promenade Park to the pubs, restaurants and shops of Maldon High Street,…

      5. Address

        Sea-Change Sailing Trust, Downs Road Boatyard, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5HG




        Sea-Change provides residential opportunities for young people and vulnerable adults to learn and develop in a unique environment. By living and working together aboard a traditional sailing vessel they participate in a wide range of life skills and…

      6. Address

        Quay House, Bradwell-On-Sea, CM0 7QX


        01920 438403


        Our aim is to promote and advance the enjoyment of sailing and in our case that of cruising as we do not have a junior or dinghy section.

      7. Address

        Hythe Quay, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5HN


        Maldon Gig Rowing Club has 2 Harker's Yard gigs and arrange club rowing, adventure rowing and race training to club members.

      8. Address

        Tinnocks Lane, St Lawrence, Essex, CM0 7NF


        01621 779344

        St Lawrence

        Sailing Club on the south side of the Blackwater River offering full dinghy racing programme and cruiser sailing with full social activities plus canoeing.

      9. Address

        Church Road, North Fambridge, CM3 6LR

        North Fambridge

        West Wick Yacht Club organizes both motor and sailing events including club racing, cruising, and social. Members receive a wide range of benefits including local chandler’s discounts, free racing, subsidised events and much more. To find out about…

      10. Address

        1 Chandlers Quay, Maldon, Essex, CM9 4LF


        07801 364 135


        Marigold Charters offers sailing adventures on and around the river Blackwater. Their vessel Marigold is a Gravesend Bawley built upon the lines of the Lilliam in 1869.

      11. Address

        Bath Place Wharf, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5GU


        07597 094233


        Frangipani SUP is a friendly, family run Stand Up Paddle (SUP) board school based in Maldon, Essex. We operate in various locations in Essex including Maldon, Chelmsford and surrounding areas.

      12. Address

        Bradwell Marina, Waterside, Bradwell-on-Sea, Essex, CM0 7RB


        01621 776684


        Residential sailing voyages aboard traditional vessels. Groups of 7 to 16 people, ages 12 years and upwards. No experience necessary.

      13. Address

        Chigborough Road, Heybridge, Essex, CM9 4RE




        Rowing and Pedalo hire for days out in the summer on the picturesque lake at Chigborough Fisheries. Life jackets must be worn at all times on board.

      14. Address

        Basin Road, Heybridge, Maldon, Essex, CM9 4SD


        01621 853923


        A family sailing club situated on the upper reaches of the Blackwater with comprehensive facilities for cruisers and dinghies. Large cadet section. Members' guests welcome and temporary membership available.

      15. Address


        07704 607 964

        East of England Paddlesports is a community of like-minded outdoor enthusiasts, enjoying getting out on the water around Essex and surrounding areas. The group organises trips and events, offers tuition and has a buy and sell group for equipment…

      16. Address

        Ferry Road, North Fambridge, Essex, CM3 6LR


        01621 740370

        North Fambridge

        The North Fambridge Yacht Club was established in 1898 by founder member Francis B. Cooke and is set in a beautiful, peaceful and picture perfect location approximately 11 miles inland on the River Crouch at North Fambridge Yacht Station. The club…

      17. Address

        The Hythe Quay, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5HN


        01621 854139


        The Club offers a variety of summer sailing programme and winter socials, RYA training courses and moorings. Both novice and experienced boat owners are welcome.

      18. Address

        Fambridge Yacht Haven, Church Road, North Fambridge, CM3 6LU


        07950 435939

        North Fambridge

        Fambridge Lake is a peaceful spot for wildlife watching and duck feeding, with a lakeside decking and picnic area.

      19. Address

        Woodrolfe Hard, Tollesbury, Maldon, CM9 8SE


        01621 869039


        Woodup Pool open-air lido is a tidal salt water amenity pool with an area of sand at one end. Children should be supervised at all times as there are no lifeguards in attendance. During the summer months a portable toilet is provided.

      20. Address

        The Quay, Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, CM0 8AU


        01621 782044


        This prestigious yacht club overlooks the River Crouch and is open all year 7 days a week. It has an active junior section, an affiliated rowing club and visiting yachtsmen are always welcome.