Its been a couple of years since I was as Alderfen Broad so I decided on a short walk from Irstead, through the nature reserve and to Barton Broad.

 

Date: 30th June 2013 Ascent (m/ft): 30m (98ft)
  Start Location: Irstead Highest Point: Near Irstead (13m/43ft)
  Time Started: 18:15 Parking: Irstead Staithe
  Duration: 1 Hour 47 Minutes Weather: Mostly Sunny
  Distance:

6.71km (4.17 Miles)

Difficulty: Easy
Irstead - Alderfen Broad - Barton Broad Boardwalk - Irstead
 
Turf Fen Drainage Mill near How Hill.
Alderfen Broad.
And a view down the broad.
Huge open fields of rich green Barley. The smell and feel was amazing!
Barton Broad from the viewing platform at the end of Irstead Boardwalk.