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Hillingdon Group

We are the Hillingdon Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

This is the first half of The New River walk, from The Angel Islington to Finsbury Park.  The route follows the track of a 500-year old waterway through the city and parklands.

Tuesday, 12 March 2024
Start time:
10:30 am
Estimated finish time:
1:30 pm
Difficulty:
Leisurely
Distance:
9.7km / 6.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
linear

There will be a break for coffee mid walk where a cafe and toilets are available.   The walk finishes in Finsbury Park where, once again, there are refreshments available. 

Features

  • Refreshments available (Pub/cafe)
  • Toilets available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • No car needed

Starting point

Grid reference:
TQ 31463 83230
Nearest postcode:
EC1V 1NS
what3words:
gross.porch.laws
Start time:
10:30 am

Angel station (Northern line)

Finishing point

Grid reference:
TQ 31300 87299
Nearest postcode:
N4 3EY
what3words:
mimic.remote.brain
Estimated finish time:
1:30 pm

Finsbury Park station (Victoria line).

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking