London Loop - Petts Wood To Hayes
Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Start time: 10:20
(Estimated finish time: 16:00)
Moderate 9.8 miles / 15.8 km
This section of the LOOP passes through attractive countryside linking several country parks and commons. Mainly easy walking but some undulating sections with quite steep slopes. The walk passes through Jubilee Country Park, Farnborough village, High Elms Country Park, Keston Ponds and West Wickham Common. We should also see Gypsy Lee's grave and the Wilberforce Memorial. Lunch at High Elms Country Park - café may be open but please bring some refreshments. Mobile on the day only 07780 944484.
Depart Victoria 9.40, arrive Petts Wood 10.15. Return trains from Hayes approximately every 15 minutes.
Maps: Explorer 162 & 147. Oyster Card
Petts Wood Railway Station
Grid reference: TQ444675
Nearest postcode: BR5 1DB
Start time: 10:20
Hayes (Kent) Railway Station
Grid reference: TQ400660
Nearest postcode: BR2 7EN
This is a linear walk
Suitability: No car needed
Surroundings: Country park
For each walk, we meet at places easily reached by public transport from London. Walks last from a morning to a whole day and varying from 4 to 15 miles. They can be urban or involve hills, stiles etc
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This is one of hundreds of Ramblers group walks for all ages and abilities every week - all led by our experienced walk leaders.
You’re welcome to join us on any of our walks to see if the Ramblers is for you. Then, once you’ve enjoyed the views, fun, exhilaration and good company, it’s just a case of becoming a member.
Do make sure you're fit enough and have the right footwear and clothing for the walk you want to do, though. You can contact the group or leader if in doubt.