GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Beckenham Place Park

2 miles (3 km)

This circular walk explores Beckenham Place Park in theLondon Borough of Lewisham. It starts at Ravensbourne station and heads through the park's woodland, skirting the edge of the golf course. You return to the station, following a footpath along the River Ravensbourne, in the eastern section of the park.
In the park you'll find96 hectares (237 acres) of parkland including ancient woodland, a sensory garden and a Grade IIlistedmansion. It's also an excellent place for wildlife watching. Look out for a wide variety of birds including ring-necked parakeet, tawny owl, all three woodpeckers, blackcap, chiffchaff, goldcrest, spotted flycatcher, nuthatch and treecreeper. The park has wide areas of grassland where you can see wildflowers such as pignut, mouse-ear hawkweed, cat's-ear, autumn hawkbit, yarrow, common bird's-foot-trefoil and sheep's sorrel.
The Capital Ring and Green Chain Walk both run through the park. You can pick up these trails to extend your walking in the area. Heading west will take you to Crystal Palace Park, while heading east will take you to Elmstead Woods.


BR3 1UH - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Beckenham Place Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Beckenham Place Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


Beckenham Place Park, London Borough of Lewisham, BR1BR3

Beckenham Place Park

Beckenham Place - - 486550

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GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

Beckenham Place Park.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Download Linked File)