Mount Nessing View - Traditional Touring Club, Walking & Cycling in Essex

About Us

Exercise and fun!

The Traditional Touring Club is based in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England. We arrange events for ourselves such as:

Walking trips and cycle rides - in Britain and further afield
Weekend and longer trips
Social events, including a book club, film group, allotment group - and more!

We meet on the third Wednesday of every month at The Constitutional Club in Elm Road, Leigh-on-sea at 8.30pm. Come along and join us.

Next Walks and Cycles

Grab your walking shoes or hop on your saddle, and join us for these outings ....


Mon 3 Aug  Old Leigh to Benfleet Walk (and back)  5 miles and snack in the Dauntless boatyard, before the return leg. Meet 10:30am at Osborne’s or join en route.  Leader: Jackie

Sun 9 Aug  Ongar Cycle  30 mile moderate cycle round the lanes of North Essex to Matching Tye via Stondon, Willingale, and Matching Green. Meet 9:30am. Ongar High Street car park opposite Sainsbury’s car park to have cup of tea first.  Leader: Ken Plowman

Mon 10 Aug  Old Leigh to Benfleet Walk (and back)  5 miles and snack in the Dauntless boatyard, before the return leg. Meet 10:30am at Osborne's or join en-route.  Leader: Jackie

Sun 16 Aug  The Heart of Essex Cycle  There are no real hills in this ride of 33 miles of easy pedalling, starting at Thaxted, heading south along the River Chelmer valley, through Great Dunmow, High Easter and Pleshey, before turning north through Felsted, Little Dunmow and Stebbing. Meet 10am in the Long Stay car park at the bottom of Thaxted Square.  Leader: John Bobin

For further forthcoming events, please see the full schedule, which includes leader contact details. This may be obtained by e-mailing Jackie:

The Traditional Touring Club is affiliated to the Ramblers Assocation, who publish an excellent magazine.  If you want to have a peruse, the link is:

As well as some very good walking, Essex has a lot more to offer ..  to find out go to the Visit Essex website -


    An opportunity to buy TTC 'outer garments'!!

We have a range of TTC clothing for sale in blue or maroon and all sporting the brilliant TTC logo.  Fleeces are £20, polo shirts are £15, sweaters are £15 and t-shirts are £10.  Please phone Norman with your orders 07770765182


First aid app

As mentioned at club night here is a link through to a useful first aid app for cyclists, which has been produced by St John Ambulance


Next TTC Club Meeting

Wednesday 19 August 2015, 8:30 pm at The Constitutional Club, 116 - 118 Elm Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 1SQ.








Contact Us

We welcome new members - so why not come along for a trial walk or cycle?

For full details on everything the club has to offer click here to email Jackie

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