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Parkland Walk

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Parkland Walk Nature Reserve, north London

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Parkland Walk Nature Reserve, north London

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PARKLAND WALK IN LONDON England | London's Parks and Green Spaces | London Walk

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The Parkland Walk

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PARKLAND WALK

The Parkland Walk is a 2.5-mile (4.0 km) linear green pedestrian and cycle route in London, which follows the course of the railway line that used to run between Finsbury Park and Alexandra Palace, through Stroud Green, Crouch End, Highgate and Muswell Hill. It is often mistakenly described as 4.5 miles long, but even taking in the gap between the two sections it still only totals 3.1-miles (5.0km). The route follows the bridges and cuttings of the line, but avoids the closed surface section of Highgate station and its adjoining tunnels, which are closed to walkers for safety reasons. The walk is almost all in Haringey, but a short stretch between Crouch Hill and Crouch End Hill is in Islington, and this section incorporates Crouch Hill Park.
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  • Crouch Hill Park project