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London Royal Parks Challenge

Starting in Bushy Park you will follow the River Thames to Richmond Park.

scenic view of a park with a lake

Event details

17 August 2024



Registration fee

Fundraising target
£215 (self-funder option available)

About this event

This one-day urban challenge will take you to each of the 10 'Royal Parks' in London. Covering an incredible 45km distance.

Starting in Kingston Upon Thames, your first 'Royal Park' will be Bushy Park where you'll follow the River Thames to Richmond Park. You'll then reach the little known Brompton Ceremony, before heading onto Kensington Gardens and Hyde park. You'll trek through Green Park passing the iconic Buckingham Palace on your way to St James's Park.

Your final parks will be Victoria Tower Gardens, and Regents park before crossing the Thames to reach Greenwich park, where you can toast to your epic success!


Event highlights

  • Visit all 10 Royal Parks in London in a single day!
  • Trek along the banks of the River Thames
  • Pass some of the finest architecture in London
  • Perfect urban challenge
  • Challenging 45km distance trek

Support from us

We'll be there to help you every step of the way. If you join Team Animal you'll receive:

  • Team Animal trekking t-shirt made from recycled plastic bottles.
  • Dedicated fundraising support from our friendly events team.
  • Fundraising materials to help you reach your target.
  • Helpful training advice for your trek.
  • A Facebook page to chat with your fellow trekkers.