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The Beane Valley from Walkern to Hertford

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Barry Mackie

Length - 14.3 miles / 23.2 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Grade - moderate

Start - OS grid reference TL292265
Lat 51.922039 // Long -0.122649
Postcode SG2 7PB (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

This walk along the Beane Valley from Walkern to the ancient town of Hertford, via Watton-at-Stone, is predominantly through remote open countryside. Much of the route is close to the River Beane, which rises to the north of Walkern and joins Hertfordshire's largest river, the River Lea, at Hertford.

GPS Files - Notes

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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.

These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.

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Maps Ordnance Survey Logo Anquet Maps Logo

Ordnance Survey Explorer 193Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer 193Digital Map1:25kBUY
Ordnance Survey Explorer 194Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer 194Digital Map1:25kBUY
Ordnance Survey Landranger 166Sheet Map1:50kBUY
Anquet OS Landranger 166Digital Map1:50kBUY

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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