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Waterlink Way - Riverview Walk and River Pool Linear Park Route Plan

Riverview Walk and River Pool Linear Park

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Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Catford and Lower Sydenham.
  • The nearest underground station is Canada water.
  • The nearest DLR station is Elverson Road.

Riverview Walk

  • Waterlink Way is the linear walkway which follows the River Pool.
  • The walk follows the River Pool downstream from the Ravensbourne River. The banking has been planted with native trees and shrubs, herbaceous planting, wild flower grassland and wetland marginal planting.

Route Information

  • The route is appoximately 1.5 kilometers long.
  • The surface of the majority of paths are tarmac.
  • There are easy and moderate slopes along the path.
  • There is bench seating along the route.
  • There are four bridges along the route to cross.

Riverview Walk Route

  • There is standard on street parking on Moormead Road with no restrictions.
  • The access point at the start of the trail is located on Southend Lane.
  • The path surface is tarmac.
  • The distance to the first bridge is 75m.
  • The bridge is metal with a tarmac surface.
  • The distance from the first bridge to second bridge is 300m approximately.
  • Follow the path to the second bridge, which has a moderate incline on the approach.
  • There is a shallow step at the entrance to the bridge.
  • The bridge is 400cm wide with a tarmac surface.
  • Cross over the bridge, turn right and follow the path to the exit/entrance on to River Park.
  • There is metal mesh across this entrance which is 300cm wide.
  • Cross over to River Park.

Riverview Park Route

  • There is a bridge at the entrance to the park which is 380cm wide and has a tarmac surface. There is a moderate incline on the approach to the bridge.
  • After crossing over the bridge turn left and follow the path to the next bridge which is approximately 350m away.
  • The bridge is wooden, has a tactile surface, has a steep incline and is 180cm wide.
  • At this point the two rivers join, cross over the bridge and turn right, follow the path for approximately 200m to the next bridge.
  • This bridge is metal, has a tarmac surface and is 300cm wide.
  • Cross over the bridge and follow the path to the exit/entrance at Catford Hill.
  • The exit/entrance is 120cm wide between the bollard.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

Standard Toilet(s)