Future Long Walks

Thursday 14 December 2017 :: Kew Bridge to Kingston-upon-Thames : 9.5 miles / 15.3 km

This walk is fully booked

The group will meet at Kew Gardens Station (Victoria line to Victoria station then change to Richmond Branch of District Line) ready for a 10.30 a.m. start.

This is a linear walk along the Thames Path from Kew. We follow the north bank of the Thames through Brentford, to Syon Park and Isleworth before crossing the river at Richmond Lock. After lunch at a riverside pub we continue to Ham and Teddington Lock before arriving in Kingston upon Thames, where there will be the  opportunity to spend time at the annual Christmas market in the town centre. Return from Kingston to North London via train to Vauxhall followed by Victoria Line to Finsbury Park.

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Thursday 25 January 2018 :: Hertford Circular: 10.25 miles / 16.5 km

This walk is fully booked

The group will meet at Hertford North Station, ready for 10.30 a.m. start. There is a frequent Great Northern Rail service from Harringay, Hornsey or Alexandra Palace stations.

This is a circular walk using sections of the Cole Green Way and the Hertfordshire Chain to head south-west across a varied rural landscape. After crossing the River Lea we reach Little Berkhamsted, where we stop for lunch at the Five Horseshoes. The walk then heads east and north along the Hertfordshire Way to the pretty village of Bayford, before following the main railway line into the Hertford suburbs. The final section crosses the historic centre of Hertford with plenty of opportunities for refreshment before boarding the train back to North London.

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Thursday 22 February 2018 :: Loughton to Epping: 9 miles / 14.5 km

Booking open from mid-day Monday 18 December 2017
Please note that no bookings will be accepted before this date!

Our walk starts at 10.30 a.m. in front of Loughton Tube Station (Central Line- Zone 6).This is a linear walk using sections of the Three Forests Way through Epping Forest to High Beach and the Epping Forest Conservation Centre. After leaving the forest, the walk heads north through farmland to cross the M25. We reach the village of Copthall Green in time for lunch (café) and then walk through mixed farm land to cross the M25 for a second time at Bell Common. Our final section takes us into the centre of Epping with opportunities for refreshment before taking the Central Line back to London.

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Future walks (details to be announced):
22 Mar 2018 (booking opens 29 Jan 2018)
26 Apr 2018 (booking opens 26 Feb 2018)
24 May 2018 (booking opens 26 Mar 2018)
28 Jun 2018 (booking opens 30 Apr 2018)

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