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Saturday, 11 January 2020

Garston to St Albans

CW1 Walk #7  - Garston to St Albans
Length: 14km (8.7 miles). Toughness 1/10.

Catch the 10:03 train from London Euston, arrives Garston 10:36. (Change Watford Junction arr. 10:26, dep 10:31)

Return: Either  St Albans Abbey to Euston, changing at Watford Junction:  16:19, 17:07 17:54 18:37... or St Albans City to Blackfriars. xx:07, xx:22, xx:37, xx:52, St Albans City to London Bridge xx:27, xx:57

Rail ticket: buy a day return to St Albans Abbey. If returning from the City station you will probably  have to buy an additional ticket.

(Was scheduled for Sat 16 Nov last year - but postponed due to RMT industrial action.)

T=1.7

3 comments:

DAC said...

7 alighted from the Euston train at Watford Junction to just miss the connection to Garston. 5 waited 40 minutes for the next train to meet up with the 2 who had walked on to Garston and we later on caught up at lunch with 3 who had travelled via a different route to Watford. Thus n=10 on an w=overcast-and-mild day.

Sarah H said...

There was actually four of us at Garston at the appointed time - one newbie who saw the walk posted on the meet-up website. We made good progress to the Mill, and the newbie, being a local gave us much interesting commentary on the various sites / pubs along the way. The beefeater was very good for lunch and served us quickly. The mud was present but not too bad actually and we all stayed dry on a fairly sunny afternoon. Four of us went on to look around the Abbey and one only (!) went on to tea at Abigails and had a beautiful walnut and banana cake! lovely day out!

Anonymous said...

n=11