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Richmond Group

We are the Richmond 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
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Overview

Starting at North Greenwich Pier, along the Thames to the Thames Barrier, then Maryon Park, Charlton Park, Hornfair Park, Woolwich Common, Kidbrooke Grove, Blackheath. Finish at Blackheath Station. One steep climb up steps and a few other gentle slopes. Following the Green chain in part. Picnic/pub/cafe lunch in Charlton Village with option to look around Charlton house and gardens.
Drop-out points available.

Thursday, 7 December 2023
Start time:
10:46 am
Estimated finish time:
4:00 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
14.5km / 9.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
linear

Note: This walk has been moved to Thursday due to Rail strike. There are no working toilets at North Greenwich Station. Other options are to stop at the O2 or Thames Barrier. Most the paths are hard standing. I have increased length of walk to difficulty to moderate.

Features

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

Starting point

Grid reference:
TQ 39178 79818
Nearest postcode:
SE10 0PH
what3words:
closed.twig.basic
Start time:
10:46 am

North Greenwich Underground Station (Jubilee Line). The 10.02 SWR train from Richmond with a change at Waterloo for the Jubilee line arrives by 10.46.

Finishing point

Grid reference:
TQ 39634 76005
Nearest postcode:
SE3 9LE
what3words:
nurses.piper.swift
Estimated finish time:
4:00 pm

Blackheath Railway Station

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