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Walk 35: Letty Green Loop

An old railway line and woodland

3 miles (4.8 km)


Photograph taken along the disused railway track on Walk 35: Letty Green Loop

A short walk along Cole Green Way, the route of a now disused railway which starts and finishes at Letty Green and goes through woodland, along lanes and back following the route of the track to the car park.

Directions


Walk 35: Letty Green Loop Created on Map Hub by Hertfordshire Walker Elements © Thunderforest © OpenStreetMap contributors Note: There is a larger, more-detailed map embedded at the end of these directions
Walk 35: Letty Green Loop
Created on Map Hub by Hertfordshire Walker
Elements © Thunderforest © OpenStreetMap contributors
Note: There is a larger, more-detailed map embedded at the end of these directions

  1. From the Cole Green Way car park at the back of The Cowper Arms , head WSW for 880m along the route of the old railway until you reach a path on the left just before you reach a tunnel under the A414.
  2. Take this path through the woods heading SW for 170m and follow it round to the left down to a junction with Hertingfordbury BOAT 22 (byway open to all traffic), also known as Deadfield Lane.
  3. Turn left on Deadfield Lane and follow it heading ESE then ENE for 850m.
  4. When you reach Chapel Lane, turn right and head SSW for 110m until you reach a path on the left.
  5. Take this path, Hertingfordbury restricted byway 20 E for 250m until you reach Woolmers Lane. 
  6. Turn right on Woolmers Lane and follow for 1.5km through Piper’s End and on to East End Green. Keep going straight along this lane until it bends SE and then NE following it until you reach the track of the old railway.
  7. Turn left and follow the Cole Green Way W for 1.25km back to the car park.

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