Walton Yacht Basin: Walton Yacht Basin is situated at the head of the Walton Backwaters, an area renowned for its wild life and associations with Arthur Ransome. The Yacht Basin is close to the town centre of Walton on the Naze with a good selection of shops and restaurants. In addition there is a direct rail service to London. The basin is alongside the Walton and Frinton Yacht Club www.wfyc.co.uk which has full bar and catering services open all year. Further information including pilotage can be found on this website.