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Name and leaf motif on green roundelParks Trust Challenge Walk

Milton Keynes

A horse-shoe shaped waymarked route in Milton Keynes, starting in one of our semi-ancient woodlands, Howe Park Wood. The route guides you through the Tattenhoe Valley, to Furzton Lake and along the Loughton Valley and on to Lodge Lake. You’ll be introduced to the famous concrete cows as you make your way up through the North Loughton Valley and to the edge of Linford Lakes Nature Reserve. Turning south you’ll pass through Linford Manor and join the Grand Union Canal to Willen Lake and onto Campbell Park where you will discover many pieces of artwork and one of the best viewing points in Milton Keynes. The final part of the route follows the River Ouzel, through Ouzel Valley Park concluding at Caldecotte Lake.

The Parks Trust that developed the route is an independent charity that cares for over 5,000 acres of parkland and green space in Milton Keynes.


Details:

Waymark: Name and leaf motif on green roundel
Path Type: Other Paths
Waymark: Name and leaf motif on green roundel
Attributes: Other Paths
Average Gradients
Canal
Urban
Start: SP830345 -   View on StreetMap
Finish: SP887355 - Howe Park Wood Education & Visitor Centre, Milton Keynes View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2017
Web Sites: Parks Trust Challenge Walk

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF Parks Trust Challenge Walk - Walk Instructions  (Parks Trust, Milton Keynes ) Download

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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 152, 165
OS Landranger Active 152, 165
OS Explorer 192, 207
OS Explorer Active 192, 207

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Route Profile:

40.2 Km (25.0 miles)
300 m (984 ft) ascent
119 m (390 ft)  maximum height

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