HYDE PARK AND THE MALL

LOCATION

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Central London, nearest underground Hyde Park Corner, South Kensington, Lancaster Gate, Marble Arch

DISTANCE

10k

SURFACE/DESIGNATION

Generally smooth tarmac, regularly swept and few potholes, 'Serpentine Road' stretch of tarmac is wide, flat and good for beginners.

SAFETY DETAILS

Lots of park users to be aware of. Horses should be approached with caution, and skiers should stop poling. Cyclists use mainly the outer trails. Best avoided on weekend afternoons as very busy with skaters.

FACILITIES

Car parks (metered parking), cafe in centre of the park, public toilets, boat hire in the summer.

OTHER DETAILS

The park is occasionally closed for large running events.

Iain Ballentine,
The Rollerski Co