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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

Time - 6 hours 30 minutes

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.

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


 

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