The Limehouse Loop (6.2 miles)


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Route Summary

Distance 6.2
Traffic-Free 8/10
Hills 1/10

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Route details

A 10km loop around East London’s waterways, starting and finishing at Limehouse DLR.


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Start and finish

Start next to Limehouse DLR station. No changing facilities are known of nearby. Map of Limehouse DLR

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Route details

Mile Directions
0 Start at Limehouse DLR station
0.1 Turn right down steps onto Regents Canal
0.5 Mile End stadium on right
1.5 Turn right onto Hertford Union canal, Victoria Park is on your left.
2.9 Cross the River Lea at White Post Lane and head south.
4.0 Follow the riverside path up to Bow High Road and cross the road (HIGH RISK) with care. Run down the footpath for 100m and turn left down a small road to re-join the riverside path.
4.3 Three Mile Island studios
4.5 Take the footbridge over Bow Lock and head right onto the Limehouse Cut
6.0 Turn right at Limehouse Basin
6.2 Climb the steps at the Regents Canal to return to Limehouse DLR