Westminster to Walsingham Section 7: Great Chesterford to Shelford


Capital Walkers (http://www.ramblers.org.uk/go-walking/group-finder/areas/inner-london/groups/capital-walkers.aspx)
The RSVP's on the Meet up is not representative of who will be on the actual walk so don’t be alarmed to see only a few attendees in the walk’s guestlist!

We follow the Icknield Way, the River Granta and an old Roman road. We visit Wandlebury Country Park and the Gog Magog Hills and walk over the Magog Downs. En-route we pass through picturesque villages. There are no toilets at Great Chesterford Station, please use those on the train. Please bring a picnic lunch due to time constraints. However, we will stop close to a pub at lunchtime. Walsingham is a village in North Norfolk famous as a place of religious pilgrimage since Medieval times.

Travel: Take the 09:57 from Liverpool Street Station (Tottenham Hale 10:10), arrives Great Chesterford at 11:05. Buy a return to Shelford.

Moderate 14 miles / 22.5 km

Terrain: Footpaths and bridleways

Dropout points: None

Leader: Gary

Starting point: Great Chesterford Railway Station
Grid reference: TL504424
Nearest postcode: CB10 1NY

End point: Shelford Railway Station
Grid reference: TL465522
Nearest postcode: CB22 5NE

This is a linear walk