Sunday, 21 October 2018
Start time: 9:45
Moderate 13 miles / 20.9 km
Circular along the Hitchin Outer Orbital Path (HOOP), which allows you to explore the history of Hitchin and surrounding villages, taking you through beautiful Hertfordshire countryside and a wide range of wildlife habitats. Morning coffee stop in the historic Old Market Square. Late lunch stop at Ickleford at about 1:45 pm at 'The Plume of Feathers' pub (to download menu and book your meal, Tel: 01462 432729, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org) - or bring a picnic. Map: E193, L166.
Grid reference: TL195296
Nearest postcode: SG4 9UL
Start time: 09:45
This is a circular walk
Train from Kings Cross at 09:12, calling at Finsbury Park at 09:18. Check trains the day before. Buy return ticket to Hitchin.
Suitability: No car needed
Our walks range from less than 4 to 16+ miles and take place throughout London and the Home Counties. Just turn up at the station from which the walk starts and you can be sure of a good welcome.
Give us a try!
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.