London Green Belt Way  

 

Photos of Stage 14

Thames Chase Forest Centre  to  Chafford Hundred Station  (11.0 miles)

 

Starts at Thames Chase Forest Centre, the headquarters of the Thames Chase Community Forest, at Broadfields Farm. We pass thru' the old village of Cranham, then Cranham Marsh Nature Reserve, Corbets Tey, Belhus Country Park, Belhus Chase & the town of Aveley. We follow the Mardyke Way to Davy Down, then thru' Stifford Green and Warren Gorge Nature Reserve to finish at Chafford Hundred Railway Station.

 

Thames Chase Forest Centre at the Start of the Stage.

 

The Old Barn at Thames Chase - click on the sign for a larger image.

   

 

Exhibition and Shop inside The Thames Chase Forest Centre.

   

 

Thames Chase "A Growing Success" and relative to London - click to read.

 

Looking across Thames Chase.

 

Footpath near to the Start of the Stage.

   

 

Wooden Sculptures at Broadfields Farm, Thames Chase, just after the start.

       

 

Track across fields a path to Cranham.

   

 

Footpath sign back to Pike Lane.

 

Through the churchyard and past Church of All Saints, Cranham.

      

 

The Gate to Cranham Hall.

 

Footpath to Cranham Marsh Nature Reserve.

   

 

Cranham Marsh Nature Reserve sign & path into Nature Reserve - click for a larger image.

   

 

Footbridges in Cranham Marsh Nature Reserve.

   

 

"Discover Belhus Woods Country Park" - click for a larger image.

 

Footpath sign back to Bramble Lane.

 

Footpaths through Belhus Woods Country Park.

   

 

Path from Belhus Woods to Belhus Chase.

   

 

Onto the Mardyke Way at Ship Lane, Aveley.

 

M25 over the Mardyke Valley.

 

Davy Down.

 

We need to get over this to get to the Start of Stage 15.

   

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