Old Railway & River Lea

After a brief visit to the remains of Wheathampstead railway station, the walk follows the Ayot Greenway (route of the Permanent Way) to Ayot Green. The return journey follows the course of the River Lea.     Download printable map (in PDF format)

To begin: Turn right out of the East Lane car park and walk down to the High Street. Turn right at The Bull inn, cross the bridge over the river, and turn right at the roundabout. A flight of steps on your right leads up to the station platform.

Distance: 7.9 miles

Refreshments available: The Waggoners, Ayot Green; Village Centre

To get information about the sites of interest on this trail please click on the numbered point on the map below or use one of the links below.

Old Railway and the River Lea trail