Highgate Wood to Woodside Park

Gerald Colton Way #3 : Highgate Wood to Woodside Park
Completed: 4 & 9 January 2023
Distance: 8.25 miles / 13.2 km
Time: 3.5 – 4 hours excluding refreshment stops
Start: Highgate Wood
End: Woodside Park Northern Line Station
Walk through Highgate Wood, Cherry Tree Wood and follow
Capital Ring to Dollis Brook
Follow Dollis Brook Path
Cross through Finchley Golf Course and turn north
Pass the allotments and turn onto Lullington Garth, then Westbury
Road to reach Woodside Park Station
Toilets at Cherry Tree Wood and Lyttelton Playing Fields
Suitable for any reasonably fit walker
Total ascent of 489 feet
Walking on various types of paths through woods and alongside
Dollis Brook
Some of the paths could be muddy
Several gates to go through
Some road crossing and residential walking
Comfortable waterproof shoes or boots essential