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Snaresbrook to Loughton (Epping Forest)
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Photo from the walk - Snaresbrook to Loughton (Epping Forest)

County/Area - London & Essex

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 400 feet / 121 metres

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This walk follows a section of the Centenary Walk to the north-east of London. The paths can be very muddy after rain.

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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