Capital Ring: Richmond to Greenford


Sun Oct 16th




Free to members, £10 supplement for attendees from Meetup


This 10 mile linear walk takes in two sections of the Capital Ring, from Richmond to Greenford. Option to leave at 5 mile point at Osterley. First half of the walk is one of the easiest sections of the Capital Ring with the most riverside walks. It is level walking, mainly on firm towpaths and tracks and some grass. The route takes in Richmond riverfront, Old Deer Park and observatory, Richmond Lock, River Thames, Old Isleworth, Syon Park, Brentford Lock and the Grand Union Canal. Second half of the walk is a very green walk along the Grand Union Canal towpath, beside the River Brent and through a series of parks and open spaces. It is mostly level walking, on firm towpaths and tracks and grass or earth, but may be muddy in wet weather. There are some short slopes. The route follows the Grand Union Canal and its locks at Hanwell, passes under the Wharncliffe Viaduct, and crosses Brent Lodge Park and Perivale Park.


Café at start, pub at end. Cafes midway. Option to bring packed lunch.


Richmond (District, Overground and main line), chargeable parking near start and end point. Ends at Greenford (Central line).


10:00am prompt at tables on riverside terrace at Tide Tables Café, Richmond Bridge, postcode TW9 1TH


Around 5:00pm at Greenford station, postcode UB6 8PX


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