Bishop's Stortford to Roydon (Stort Navigation)

Introduction to Walk 3239

Photo from the walk - Bishop's Stortford to Roydon (Stort Navigation)

County/Area - Hertfordshire & Essex

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Ascent - 100 feet / 30 metres

Grade - moderate

A lengthy walk from Bishop's Stortford to Roydon along the Stort Navigation. The route passes 13 locks and passes through a variety of scenery from urban landscapes to quiet countryside. The path is easy to follow and both start and finish are served by regular train services.

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Walk Description

Map showing start

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Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet 194 BUY MAP

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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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