Moor Park to Rickmansworth

Introduction to Walk 3122

Photo from the walk - Moor Park to Rickmansworth

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 400 feet / 121 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A linear Hertfordshire walk between adjacent tube stations on the Metropolitan line of the London Underground. Route includes sections of the London Loop, the Hillingdon Trail and the Colne Valley Trail. The Walk passes through a residential area initially, then through Bishop's Wood Country Park before crossing undulating countryside to Hill End. It then follows the Grand Union Canal passing the lakes of the Rickmansworth Aquadrome before reaching Rickmansworth.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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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