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Gerald Colton Way

Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Gtr London

This is a 66 mile walk from the South Bank to Wendover in 6 sections. The walk was originally called the Mandela Way because it links the statue of Nelson Mandela outside the Festival Hall to the monument on top of Coombe Hill which commemorates those Buckinghamshire men who died in the Boer War. It passes through several London Parks, including Hyde Park, Regents Park and Hampstead Heath, before exploring the rural areas of south Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire. It has been renamed the Gerald Colton Way in honour of a founder member of the Hampstead Ramblers Group who devised the route.


Details:

Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Easy
Forest/Woodland
Heath
Urban
Start: TQ307801 - South Bank, Gtr London View on StreetMap
Finish: SP865077 - Wendover, Buckinghamshire View on StreetMap
Open Date: 1994
Web Sites: Gerald Colton Way web page

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 165, 166, 176
OS Landranger Active 165, 166, 176
OS Explorer 172, 173, 181, 182
OS Explorer Active 172, 173, 181, 182

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National Hotel  (bookable online)
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Heatherbank Guesthouse  (bookable online)
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Black Swan  (bookable online)
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Walkers are Welcome
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84 Km

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Route Profile:

107.4 Km (66.7 miles)
1,557 m (5,108 ft) ascent
260 m (853 ft)  maximum height

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