Stretching from the River Thames to Nunhead Cemetery, the Green Chain Walk spans the fields, parks and woodlands across 50 miles of the area. Split into 11, easy-to-follow sections, this guide allows you to explore as much, or as little as you like, at your leisure.
This route is well signposted throughout. All signs show the 'G-C' logo and text 'Green Chain Walk'.
This 50 (82km) route is divided into 11 sections:
Section 1: Thamesmead to Lesnes Abbey
Section 2: Erith to Bostall Woods
Section 3: Bostall Woods to Oxleas Meadows
Section 4: Charlton Park to Bostall Woods
Section 5: Thames Barrier to Oxleas Meadows
Section 6: Oxleas Woods to Mottingham
Section 7: Shepherdleas Wood to Middle Park
Section 8: Mottingham to Beckenham Place Park (alternative route via Downham and Chinbrook Link to Elmstead Woods)
Section 9: Chislehurst to Beckenham Place Park
Section 10: Beckenham Place Park to Crystal Palace
Section 11: Crystal Palace to Nunhead Cemetery
Completed this walk? Why not download the certificate to celebrate.