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image for Walking Route item typeKingfisher Way - Arlesey to Biggleswade at Arlesey

Walking Route

Arlesey

Arlesey

Contact

Clare Tagg

0845 2033304

Address

Arlsey,
SG7 6QQ

Details

The Kingfisher Way has been developed to make use of the Ivel Valley's railway stations, allowing the route to be tackled as a whole or in stages. This section, from Arlesey to Biggleswade, provides a perfect introduction to the countryside and wildlife of the valley and passes by Langford Meadows nature reserve, and Holme Mills, the last commercial mill operating on the river today.
Start Point: Arlesey Railway Station or Biggleswade Railway Station. Start Nat GR: TL191377 Finish TL187448
End Point: Franklin's Mill Biggleswade.

How to get there by car/parking: Arlesey is situated off the A507, about 2 miles north of Letchworth.Car parking is available at Biggleswade and Arlesey stations. If you park in the station there is a fee to pay.

Walk Route: Arlesey - Henlow - Langford - Biggleswade (of historical and of natural interest)

Duration: 3-3.5

Miles: 6

Time/Effort 3 out of 5
Navigation 2 out of 5
Technicality 3 out of 5
Height gain/loss (metres) 20
OS map 193
Toilets None Recorded
Refreshments Public Houses and shops in all towns on the route.

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TL 195355  Lat: 52.00508 Long: -0.26049

Arlesey is situated off the A507, about 2 miles north of Letchworth.
There is parking at Arlesey or Biggleswade stations. If you park in the station there is a fee to pay.

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Arlesey station