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Hertfordshire Chain Walk

Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Gtr London

63 km / 39 miles
A chain of linking circular walks which stretch from near Crews Hill Station in the London Borough of Enfield to Ashwell Station in Cambridgeshire. Though each walk is complete in itself, they can be combined to provide a walk from London to Cambridgeshire and back. The route runs in a generally northerly direction, passing Cuffley, Little Berkhamstead, Hertingfordbury, Watton at Stone, Cottered and Therfield.

Mileage given is station to station there and back that makes the mileage 87 miles.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes: Easy
Agricultural land
Start: TL310001 - Crews Hill Station, Enfield, Gtr London View on StreetMap
Finish: TL298386 - Ashwell & Morden Station, Cambs, Gtr London View on StreetMap
User Group: East Herts Footpath Society East Herts Footpath Society
Web Sites: Pete's Walks Blog - Hertfordshire Chain Walk [blog] Hertfordshire Chain Walk - Tim Bertuchi Stephen and Lucy Dawson - Hertfordshire Chain Walk [blog]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Hertfordshire Chain Walk  (East Herts Footpath Society  - 1994 )


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 153, 166, 176, 177
OS Landranger Active 153, 166, 176, 177
OS Explorer 173, 174, 182, 193, 194
OS Explorer Active 173, 174, 182, 193, 194

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63.3 km (39.3 miles)
755 m (2,477 ft) ascent
162 m (531 ft)  maximum height

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