London Inspiral #4

London Inspiral #4 : Finsbury Park to Maida Vale
Completed : 3/8 April 2024
Distance : 8 miles / 12.8 km
Time : 4 to 4.5 hours approx
Start : Finsbury Park Station
End : Maida Vale Underground Station

Head to Tollington Park and continue westbound to Waterlow Park
Continue to the Heath and walk south through the Heath
Head south and east
Walk through Paddington Recreation Ground
Walk to Maida Vale Station

Toilets at Lauderdale House, Burgh House and Paddington Recreation Ground

Suitable for any reasonably fit walker
Good paths
Some residential walking and road crossing
Some ups and downs for a total of 483 feet incline and 493 feet decline
Comfortable waterproof shoes or boots essential