Activity: Picnic at Horseshoe Thicket

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  • Distance: 2 Miles
  • Date: Wed 22nd June
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Address: Douglas Eyre Sports Centre E17 7HE
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Main Instructor:

Liz James

Walk Description:

Working from Home? Join us for lunch!

Either meet at The Mill at 11.40 am to walk down to Douglas Eyre sports centre, or gather at Douglas Eyre ready to leave at 12 pm.

We walk down Coppermill Lane, under Cattle Creep Bridge, across Walthamstow Marsh and over Coppermill Bridge to the picnic tables at Horseshoe Thicket, or you can buy  lunch from the Riverside cafe nearby.

After lunch, we will retrace our steps and go back to work.

Buses 158, 212, 230, 275, 675, W11 and W12 stop at St James Street station, a short walk from The Mill at Coppermill Lane

Bus W12 Stops at Rensburg Road for Douglas Eyre Sports Centre

There is free car parking at Douglas Eyre Sports Centre or Walthamstow Marshes.

This walk is open to residents of Walthm Forest who have a Nordic Walking UK Freedom Passport.

If you wish to borrow poles, please let Liz know which type of pole you would like by emailing 

Please be aware that this walk may be cancelled before 8.30 am on the day of the walk.