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Broxbourne circular via Roydon
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Photo from the walk - Broxbourne circular via Roydon

County/Area - Hertfordshire & Essex

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 10.3 miles / 16.7 km

Ascent - 350 feet / 106 metres

Time - 5 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

This walk explores part of the Lea Valley on the Hertfordshire/Essex border. The route passes five canal locks, three pubs, a church, a farm, a marina, and a few lakes and follows a section of the Three Forests Way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers

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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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