Albury Circular

Introduction to Walk 2411

Photo from the walk - Albury Circular

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Donald Morton

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This is a gentle ramble over the fertile upland plateau of East Hertfordshire - all within 2 miles of the Essex border - with wide extensive views. It is a country where the scattered settlements are based on the existence of a large hall belonging to a predominant family, and even now there are large areas with no made roads. Instead the trackways still exist in their green state so virtually all this walk is on paths wide enough to allow two people to walk comfortably side by side.

Walk Description

Map showing start

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Landranger Map graphic - OS Landranger - Sheet 167 BUY MAP

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Grade - easy
Length - 6.4 miles / 10.4 km
Walk 1125
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 2220
6.6 miles / 10.6 km away
Hertfordshire Way from Nuthampstead to Great Hormead
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 3352
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The Greenwich Meridian, near Ware
Grade - easy
Length - 3.3 miles / 5.3 km
Walk 1698
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 12.5 miles / 20.3 km
Walk 2107
8.3 miles / 13.3 km away
Reed to Nuthampstead Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.3 miles / 11.8 km
Walk 1725
8.8 miles / 14.0 km away
St Margaret's circular via Widford
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.2 miles / 16.6 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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