GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Watling Chase Timberland Trail

10 miles (16 km)

Follow the Watling Chase Timberland Trail through the Watling Chase Community Forest on this historical path used by travellers for at least two thousand years.
The walk starts at Elstree and Borehamwood Station and heads north to Shenley where you will pass though the pretty Shenley park. This 45 acre park boasts woodlands, a wildflower meadow and an apple orchard. Also at Shenley you will find the Shenley Cricket Centre with its 19th century pavillion designed by W.G Grace. The path then heads to London Colney, joining the River Colne which leads you to the picturesque Colney Heath and then onto the finish point at Smallford, near St Albans and Hatfield.
Click here for a pdf guide from Hertfordshire CC.

Watling Chase Timberland Trail OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Watling Chase Timberland Trail Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

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