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Walking Route

Lake and Riverside Trail

Lake and Riverside Trail


Information Service

08456 770 600


Lee Valley Park Farms car park,
Stubbins Hall Lane, Crooked Mile,
Waltham Abbey,


The route travels south, circling Hooks Marsh Lake before heading north on the towpath to Holyfield Weir and returning along the Flood Relief Channel. For a full route narrative call Lee Valley Regional Park on 08456 770 600 or visit our website www.leevalleypark.org.uk.

Points of Interest: Lee Valley Park Farms, Holyfield Weir, Hall Marsh Scrape and North Metropolitan Orchid Meadow. The Bittern Information Point is a short detour from the route.

Terrain: A mixture pathways some of which are uneven, narrow and can become wet and muddy. One bridge with a steep incline and several walk-around and kissing gates. A mixture of surfaced pathways and several bridges.

Toilets: Lee Valley Park Farms and Fishers Green car park.

Refreshments: Lee Valley Park Farms.

Miles: 4

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