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.

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Walk Description

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Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet 172 BUY MAP

Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet 173 BUY MAP

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Rickmansworth circular via Croxley Green and Watford
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Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
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Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km
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Walk 1609
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Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 3511
4.6 miles / 7.4 km away
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Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 3403
5.6 miles / 9.0 km away
Chipperfield to Kings Langley Circular
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1507
5.6 miles / 9.0 km away
Grandad's walk from Chipperfield Common
Grade - easy
Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km
Walk 1815
5.6 miles / 9.0 km away
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Walk 1071
6.2 miles / 9.8 km away
Chalfont & Latimer, Chalfont St Giles & Chorleywood
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 12.6 miles / 20.5 km
Walk 1536
6.2 miles / 9.8 km away
Sarratt Bottom and Chenies from Little Chalfont
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 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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