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Widford & Cold Christmas Circular
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Photo from the walk - Widford & Cold Christmas Circular

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Donald Morton

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 5 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This walk uses the Hertfordshire Way to follow the pretty River Ash valley to Wareside and then over the broader uplands to Cold Christmas in the valley of the River Rib, another pleasant Hertfordshire stream. After a short stretch along the Rib, the Harcamlow Way is used to return via the Ash again and over uplands to Widford. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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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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