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Lea Valley from Enfield Lock to Bow
Introduction to Walk 1940

Photo from the walk - Lea Valley from Enfield Lock to Bow

County/Area - London

Author - Barry Mackie

Length - 12.5 miles / 20.3 km

Ascent - 200 feet / 61 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This is the last part of the Lea Valley Walk from Enfield Lock to Bow. The walk is along the towpath of the Lee Navigation, a canalised section of the River Lea. For this section, there is only one road to cross, and the walk is reasonably well waymarked, sometimes with the recognised white swan logo.


 

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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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