Capital Ring Walk

Walking - Capital Ring map and logo

The Capital Ring Walk offers you the chance to see some of London's finest scenery.

Divided into 15 easy-to-walk sections, it covers 78 miles (126km) of open space, nature reserves, Sites of Specific Scientific Interest and more.


Sights along the Capital Ring include:

  • Horsenden Hill
  • Eltham Palace
  • Olympic Park
  • Walthamstow Marshes
  • Thames Barrier
  • Syon Park

Maps and guidance

Detailed walk guidance for all sections - including maps and information for wheelchair users - is on the Ramblers 'Walking the Capital Ring' web page.

Or follow the route on the Go Jauntly app:

Section 1: Woolwich Foot Tunnel to Falconwood

Section 2: Falconwood to Grove Park

Section 3: Grove Park to Crystal Palace

Section 4: Crystal Palace to Streatham

Section 5: Streatham to Wimbledon Park

Section 6: Wimbledon Park to Richmond Bridge

Section 7: Richmond Bridge to Osterley Lock

Section 8: Osterley Lock to Greenford

Section 9: Greenford to South Kenton

Section 10: South Kenton to Hendon

Section 11: Hendon to Highgate

Section 12: Highgate to Stoke Newington

Section 13: Stoke Newington to Hackney Wick

Section 14: Hackney Wick to Beckton District Park

Section 15: Beckton District Park to Woolwich


Completed this walk? Why not download the certificate to celebrate.