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Slow Ways linking Barking and Dagenham, East Ham, Ilford, North Woolwich
Great Britain / Greater London / Barking
Barking’s four Slow Ways are 38% checked
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|Slow Way||Route||To do|
||Pioneer me||Distance 5km/3mi||Ascent 12m||Descent 14m|
||Review me||Distance 3km/2mi||Ascent 9m||Descent 8m|
||Pioneer me||Distance 3km/2mi||Ascent 5m||Descent 8m|
||Double check||Distance 6km/4mi||Ascent 24m||Descent 34m|
44% of Barking’s four route options are drawn, reviewed, surveyed and/or verified
2 people have contributed to Barking’s Slow Ways
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1 people have surveyed a route in Barking
9km out of 17km have been walked and reviewed
8km of reviews have been shared in Barking
Reedbeds at Cuckold Haven Nature Reserve, view back down River Roding from Highbridge Rd and the small ruins of Barking Abbey. Another improvement, near Barking would be to cross the Roding sooner instead of using Fleet Rd (right next to noisy trunk rd). over the River Roding / Barking Creek lock (probably not for wheelchairs) past houseboat mooring and a view down the creek, then through a quieter residential area....
Dan Barron surveyed Easbar oneWalk this route
Like any possible route connecting East Ham and Barking this has to deal with a few big roads including crossing the North Circular so it is not the quietest but it is short and is has a small segment where it crosses the River Roding. It might be possible to re-route this and extend it slightly with more of a walk along the Roding to make a nicer walk. To cross the North Circular you take a bridge with sloping steps going up either side, the East Ham side is steeper....
Slow Ways added Bardag one, a new walk from Barking to DagenhamWalk this route
Slow Ways added Easbar one, a new walk from East Ham to BarkingWalk this route
Slow Ways added Ilfobar one, a new walk from Ilford to BarkingWalk this route
Slow Ways added Nortbark one, a new walk from North Woolwich to BarkingWalk this route
Barking’s Slow Ways starting point
Lat / Lon
51.53932° / 0.08120°
Easting / Northing
544,429E / 184,321N
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