Stevenage to Welwyn North

Stevenage to Welwyn North
Completed : 17/22 April 2024
Distance : 8.8 miles / 14 km
Time : 4 to 4.5 hours approx
Start : Stevenage Station
End : Welwyn North Station

Cross Stevenage Leisure Park to reach Gunnels Wood Road and pass through the underpass
Follow the path to reach the underpass beneath the A1
Follow the path through Watery Grove, Cannock Wood, a farm field, Knebworth County Park, New
Wood, Ninning Wood
Go through tunnel to enter Mardley Heath
Turn south to reach Harmer Green Wood
Turn off and follow Harmer Green Lane to Welwyn North Station

Toilets on train and at Stevenage Station

Suitable for any reasonably fit walker
Various paths through fields and woods and some pavement walking and road crossing
Spots could be muddy, brambles are likely in areas
Possibility of livestock in fields
Some undulation but nothing steep or long for a total of 445 feet incline and 521 decline
Comfortable waterproof shoes or boots essential