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Lea Valley from Mill Green to Ware
Introduction to Walk 2441

Photo from the walk - Lea Valley from Mill Green to Ware

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Barry Mackie

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 330 feet / 100 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Hertfordshire walk follows a section of The Lea Valley Walk, a recognised 50m/80km trail that starts near Luton and continues to Bow, in East London. Through the length of the valley flows the River Lea (or Lee), which at various times during the walk, you'll get to see, cross or walk alongside. Although much of the route is through rural areas, parts of Welwyn Garden City (WGC), Hertford and Ware are crossed. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


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