Borehamwood

Hertfordshire


Slow Ways linking Borehamwood and Bushey, Edgware, Potters Bar, Radlett, Whetstone

Slow Way Route To do
Borehamwood—Edgware
Boredg one Verify me Distance 6km/4mi Ascent 68m Descent 103m
Borehamwood—Edgware
Boredg two Verify me Distance 6km/4mi Ascent 91m Descent 125m
Borehamwood—Potters Bar
Borpot one Pioneer me Distance 9km/6mi Ascent 84m Descent 83m
Borehamwood—Whetstone
Borwhe one Verify me Distance 11km/7mi Ascent 136m Descent 118m
Bushey—Borehamwood
Busbor one Verify me Distance 9km/5mi Ascent 67m Descent 68m
Radlett—Borehamwood
Radbor one Review me Distance 5km/3mi Ascent 49m Descent 29m
Radlett—Borehamwood
Radbor two Enjoy me Distance 6km/4mi Ascent 62m Descent 82m
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Borehamwood, Sun 27 November

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Borehamwood’s Slow Ways starting point

Grid ref

TQ1911696331

Lat / Lon

51.65316° / -0.27953°

Easting / Northing

519,116E / 196,331N

Facilities

Users have reported that the following facilities can be found within 1km of Borehamwood's meeting point

Public toilet

Wheelchair accessible toilet

Supermarket

Restaurant

Accommodation

Accommodation < £50

Campsite

Bothy

Free wifi

Mobility scooter hire

Off-road wheelchair hire

Disabled Parking

Train station

Bus stop

Ferry

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The path then crosses a road and through a field, going around Elstree Aerodrome. On the other side there was a field with horses, and a path that looks to become very muddy in the rain....

Derick Rethans

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Derick Rethans took this photo on Busbor one

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Easy, straight-forward route....

Adam Marx

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You then cross another busy road with steps or ramps, and from there on into Edgware was a little boring along some streets....

Derick Rethans

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Derick Rethans took this photo on Boredg two

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The last part follows the Watling Chase Timberland Trail which I walked at the end of last year (and which would make an excellent slow way between Borehamwood and Hatfield)....

Derick Rethans

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Derick Rethans took this photo on Radbor two

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It wasn’t as wet as when Strider reviewed it, but there was still some mud which is why I dropped a star. When it dries it will be a 5 star route....

Jane Taylor

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Borehamwood—Edgware

Jane Taylor added Boredg two, a new walk from Borehamwood to Edgware

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I've remade the route as Boredg Two, with the road crossing corrected, and recommend that. Other than that this is a good direct route into/out of London taking advantage of parkland and surprisingly rural green belt lanes....

Jane Taylor

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After the woods the route goes downhill along Edgwarebury Lane all the way to Edgwarebury Park. Eventually I came to the outskirts of Edgware and the route turned into Edgwarebury Park After the park comes the A41 Watford Bypass, crossed by a bridge (steps or a long ramp), with this route option there is only a short walk along the main road before turning into residential streets, and eventually coming to Edgware station....

Jane Taylor

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A short residential walk from the station quickly takes you to an open common where you walk parallel to the railway....

Strider

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This is a lovely walk generally following the London Loop/Dollis Valley Greenwalk....

Strider

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Narrow woodland paths, open fields, gravel and dirt tracks, Bridges, bridleways, farms, golf courses, grass and common land....

Strider

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Radlett—Borehamwood

Sidney Hando added Radbor two, a new walk from Radlett to Borehamwood

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Overall I would recommend this route, and only found some accuracy issues which could be easily rectified by following the Dollis Valley Greenwalk signs from Whetstone to Moat Mount Open Space....

Gilgul

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On reaching the A41 you will need to turn right out of Edgwarebury Park to the crossing bridge, then double back - this adds about 400m to the journey. From Edgware turn left at the A41 to the crossing and double back....

Strider

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Borehamwood

danravenellison surveyed Borehamwood

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Look left if walking North (right if walking South) there is a crossing bridge over the road....

Strider

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Borehamwood—Edgware

Slow Ways added Boredg one, a new walk from Borehamwood to Edgware

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Borehamwood—Potters Bar

Slow Ways added Borpot one, a new walk from Borehamwood to Potters Bar

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Borehamwood—Whetstone

Slow Ways added Borwhe one, a new walk from Borehamwood to Whetstone

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Bushey—Borehamwood

Slow Ways added Busbor one, a new walk from Bushey to Borehamwood

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Radlett—Borehamwood

Slow Ways added Radbor one, a new walk from Radlett to Borehamwood

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