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Therfield Heath circular
Introduction to Walk 1599

Photo from the walk - Therfield Heath circular

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Barry Mackie

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Close to the county border between Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire, Therfield Heath has a reasonable height advantage over the surrounding area and offers some good views over South Cambridgeshire. The early part of this Hertfordshire walk crosses the Heath to check out this scenery before crossing some equally attractive, rural and remote Hertfordshire countryside. 

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Walk 1812
2.4 miles / 3.8 km away
Therfield to Royston & Reed Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1118
2.4 miles / 3.9 km away
Roe Green and Sandon circular from Therfield
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.3 miles / 11.9 km
Walk 2107
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Reed to Nuthampstead Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.3 miles / 11.8 km
Walk 2220
5.0 miles / 7.9 km away
Hertfordshire Way from Nuthampstead to Great Hormead
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1265
5.4 miles / 8.7 km away
Clothall & Roe Green from Wallington
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.3 miles / 11.8 km
Walk 2243
6.3 miles / 10.0 km away
Mare Way & Wimpole Estate from Orwell
Grade - easy
Length - 5.2 miles / 8.5 km
Walk 3103
6.6 miles / 10.5 km away
Wimpole Park and Whaddon
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.3 miles / 13.4 km
Walk 1663
7.6 miles / 12.2 km away
Cottered Warren & Wakeley from Aspenden
Grade - easy
Length - 6.4 miles / 10.4 km
Walk 1503
8.5 miles / 13.6 km away
Clothall short circular from Weston
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1810
8.7 miles / 13.8 km away
Graveley and Warren's Green from Weston
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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