GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Northala Fields

1 miles (1.5 km)

This park in Northolt has some good cycling and walking trails to try. The main features of the park are the four artificial hills made out of the rubble from the old Wembley Stadium. You can climb the distinctive hills for great views over London and Canary Wharf. There's also a number of water features with fishing lakes, streams, wetlands and wildlife ponds. Other habitats include woodland, scrub, wildflower meadows and marshy grassland.
The park has good facilities with a car park just off the A40 and another off Kensington Road. You can see the mounds and the car park on the google street view link below. If you are coming by public transport then Northolttube is a short walk away.
For cyclists London Cycle Route 88 and National Cycle Route 6 run close to the site.
The park includes a visitor centre with a cafe and toilets. It is also home to a popular weekly park run.
Just to the north of the site is Belvue Park and the Northolt Manor nature reserve where you will find meadows, scrub, woodlands, wetlands and ponds. Rectory Park lies just to the south.
The Grand Union Canal runs just to the east of the park so you could pick this up to continue your exercise. If you follow it east you will soon come to Horsenden Hill where you will find meadows, wetland and woodlandwith splendid views over the city.
Also nearby is the Hillingdon Trail which you can follow along the Yeading Brook to the Yeadling Brook Nature Reserve and ten acre wood.


UB5 6UR - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Northala Fields OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Northala Fields Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

Also in Hillingdon is the popular Celandine Route. The trail runs along the River Pinn from Cowley to Pinner. It is named after the pretty Lesser Celandine flowers you can see on the walk.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


Pools at Northala Fields - - 670488

Pools at Northala Fields

Smiths Farm Meadows and the east most mound at Northala Fields. - - 1029002

Smiths Farm Meadows and the east most mound at Northala Fields.

Northala fields northolt london

Northala fields northolt london

Northala Fields - main mound - - 1018934

Northala Fields


GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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