The Capital Ring: Hackney Wick to Beckton District Park

This is the 14th section of the 78 miles (125 km) long Capital Ring. Most of the walks of The Capital Ring are through London’s green spaces. If you plan to walk all sections, I recommend this guidebook by Colin Saunders. This 14th walk of 5.1 miles (8.3 km) is a delightful walk with wide … More The Capital Ring: Hackney Wick to Beckton District Park

Parkland Walk

This 8km route starts in Finsbury Park and follows an old railway track to Highgate and continues to Alexandra Palace where the walk ends. This route is one of my favourites in North London and amazingly the entire route is all greenery! Enter Finsbury Park and follow a path in the northern direction, passing the … More Parkland Walk

New River Path

This London section of the New River Path is 8km. The route starts in Finsbury Park and finishes at Angel. This is a largely marked route, although signage is missing for the final section between reaching Essex Road and Angel. Enter Finsbury Park at the gate near Manor House London Station and turn right. Keep … More New River Path