Gerald Colton Way #5 : High Barnet to Elstree/Borehamwood

Gerald Colton Way #5 : High Barnet to Elstree and Borehamwood
Completed : 3 & 12 April 2023
7.8 miles / 12.5 km
Time: 3.5 to 4 hours excluding refreshments
Start : Barnet Underground Station
End : Elstree and Borehamwood Station
Walk down Barnet Hill to reach Barnet Lane
Follow Barnet Lane to Dollis Brook and follow it westward
Turn at path, cross Mays Lane to reach Quinta Drive
Follow Arkley Lane through the countryside
Cross over Barnet By-Pass Road
Follow Rowley Lane To Potterswood Park
Follow the High Road to Elstree and Borehamwood Station
Toilets at Barnet Underground Station
Suitable for any reasonably fit walker
A variety of paths some of which are likely to be muddy
Some walking on pavement alongside roads and one busy road to cross over on pedestrain bridge
Some undulation with a total of 490 feet incline
Comfortable waterproof shoes or boots essential