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A spectacular wildlife route through the heart of River Lee Country Park. The route travels south, circling Hooks Marsh Lake before heading north on the towpath to Holyfield Weir and returning along the Flood Relief Channel. 


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.

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  • Length of route (miles) - 4

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Map & Directions

Lake and Riverside Trail

Type:Walking Route

Lee Valley Park Farms car park, Stubbins Hall Lane, Crooked Mile, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 2EG
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