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wonderfull area

my wife and i walk this area often. we take our daughters dog along she loves to walk this area as... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Peter L
St Albans, United Kingdom
Very pretty but lost the trail.

After walking a good 3 miles of the Alban way which in itself was interesting as it was the old... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
shane s
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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6 Aug 2018
“wonderfull area”
25 Apr 2018
“Very pretty but lost the trail.”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

my wife and i walk this area often. we take our daughters dog along she loves to walk this area as there are many side trail to explore. .

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

After walking a good 3 miles of the Alban way which in itself was interesting as it was the old railway line linking St Albans to Hatfield,there seemed to be plenty of little paths off the Alban Way,the very trail being one of them. I...More

1  Thank shane s
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Walked along this trail from Park Street . Loved the views & the not too muddy paths. Lots of waterbirds to watch as well.

Thank 574EllyB
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We visited Redbournbury Water Mill and Bakery and decided to take a walk which starts to the left of the house. There are 2 walks in all - one of 3 miles and the other of 6 miles. We decided on the shorter version and...More

3  Thank Geoff L
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Several walks around the area based on the river Ver and/or Colne. Well way marked circular walks available for 2 or 3 hours on country paths. Download maps from Countryside Management Services

1  Thank EnglishinUS
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Lovely walk beside the river, we did the section from Bricket Wood into St Albans across open fields and beside the river itself.

3  Thank Pole2Pole_Images
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely walk and very well sign posted, Well worth a walk around and has a few benches scattered to take in the views

Thank Manj U
Reviewed 11 August 2016

we have done various sections of this trail along the River +Ver. It is well maintained and easy to follow and you can easily do it in sections. As it is a river walk its flat! You can walk from Redbourn down to near Bricket...More

Thank fromstalbans
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The country comes so close to the heart of St. Albans on this beautiful well maintained walk. Do visit the Watercress Wildlife Park By The Alban Way

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Very flat, pleasant walk, with plenty of wildlife interest. The path is blocked for what looks like road works, and the diversion is not well signed. If you are considering this walk during Summer 2016, make sure you take your OS map to navigate the...More

1  Thank Horleylad
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