107 – Trent Park, Crews Hill, Enfield Chase 15.1 miles – 25th April

In short: an interesting extension to our usual Trent Park circular, taken from the Ramblers website and adapted slightly. Mostly firm underfoot with a couple of exceptions but good waterproof walking boots well worthwhile when caught in a downpour in the last stretch! Public toilets available at start and finish and also at Crews Hill […]

106 – Springfield Park, Lea Valley and Walthamstow Wetlands 13.7 miles – 18th April

In short: a fabulous walk on a hot day – hard well-surfaced paths – plenty of birdlife and two fabulous cafés. Public toilets at start, along Lea Valley towpath and at Wetlands information centre. 4hrs 30 mins walking + 30 & 40 mins pitstops. We park on Spring Hill, Hackney – postcode E5 9BE – […]

105 – Dollis Valley, Hampstead Heath, Muswell Hill 15.5 miles – 12th April

In short: our longest walk so far – taxing for that reason – otherwise straightforward and well-paved with the sole exception of the Heath Extension. Public toilets on the Heath – but 8 miles of walking before reaching this point!! Very welcome pitstop at Kenwood House café. 5 hrs 20 mins walking + 30 mins […]