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Grasshopper Walk

Grasshopper Walk


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Lee Valley Regional Park,
Pindar car park,
Windmill Lane,
Cheshunt, Hertfordshire,


From the centre of the car park, proceed south along the surfaced path.
Turn left at the end and proceed south, alongside the Small River Lee, passing through Turnershill Marsh.
At the small angler's car park, take the right hand path and continue.
Cross over a small wooden bridge, turning to the right and continue along the pathway bearing right.
Proceed along the path, keeping Bowyers Water on your left.
At the next junction, at the north of the lake, bear to the right. (The Bowyers Orchid Meadow is a short detour from the route - turn left at the junction and the entrance to the Orchid Meadow boardwalk is on the left)
Continue north, along the pathway, passing through Thistly Marsh.
Proceed over the metal bridge to the right, crossing the Small River Lee and continue.
Turn left onto the pathway, retracing your steps north, turning right along the path, back to the car park.

Cheshunt train station - 3 minute walk.

Points of interest: Bowyers Orchid Meadow is a short detour from the route (best seen early May to mid June).

Terrain: All surfaced pathways with several bridges

Toilets: Pindar car park

Refreshments: Lee Valley Youth Hostel, Cheshunt - 2 minutes from route.

Miles: 2

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Map reference: TL 366023  Lat: 51.70281 Long: -0.02463