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St Albans & Gorhambury
Introduction to Walk 1343

Photo from the walk - St Albans & Gorhambury

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Grade - moderate

This Hertfordshire walk starts from the fine city of St.Albans and includes some pleasant countryside. Do allow time to explore St.Albans especially its wonderful Abbey. An added bonus for shoppers is the excellent market in the city centre. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Walk 1609
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Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 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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