A more challenging walk through woods and fields that also has a couple of more gentle options. The highlight is a visit to the fairly recently planted Penn Diamond Jubilee Wood and the opportunity to sample the food and drink…
A choice of stile-free walks between 5 and 8 miles that visit Aldbury, Ashridge and Tring Park. Easy walking on good paths with some hills.
Climb out of the Gade valley then head south through villages, fields and woodland. Cross the Chess near Sarratt and pass the Chiltern Open Air Museum on the way to Chalfont St Giles.
This 6 mile walk takes in some wonderful Chilterns scenery including rolling chalk downland, beech woodlands and ancient pathways. There are far-reaching views over the Oxfordshire Vale from Aston Rowant Nature Reserve. One of a series of Social Distancing walks.
A 6.2 mile walk from the village of Great Offley that has scenic views and the opportunity to see such wildlife as red kites and buzzards, and perhaps a sparrow hawk or a hobby, or even a rare bee orchid.…
From Chalfont St Giles you follow quiet country paths over fields and through woods, passing pretty villages. You then cross the busy Wye valley and M40 before returning to rural calm and passing through larger patches of woodland before ending…
A walk, initially through woodland, then along the lovely Hambleden Valley and passing through the villages of Hambleden, Fingest and Turville. There are fine views from the hills above Fingest and Turville.
This is classic walking in South Oxfordshire, farm country and woodland, with frequent, open views over the Thames valley to the South and later across the Oxfordshire Plain.
This quiet, relatively remote, stage of the Chiltern Way offers fine views across the Oxford Plain from the downs above Ewelme before continuing northwards through mainly broad-leaf woodland.
Explore the pretty ridges, valleys and woods past Radnage and over Bledlow Ridge. Cross the broad Risborough Gap and continue through quiet woods and remote hamlets. Note the stage finish has changed because of HS2 works.
Climb out of the Misbourne Valley then walk field paths through remote hamlets and woods. Follow the line of Grim’s ditch before crossing the “Tring Gap” to the edge of Aldbury. Route updated for HS2 works.
Walk through the woods of the Ashridge estate and then cross the Gade valley to Studham. You pass Whipsnade Zoo and the tree cathedral before enjoying the spectacular views from Dunstable Downs.
After skirting Houghton Regis and crossing the M1 you can enjoy fine stretches of open downland around Sundon before reaching the beech hangers above Sharpenhoe and its attractive iron age fort.
You start by heading to the prominent Galley and Warden Hills, from where you get extensive views over Luton and the surrounding country. You then turn your back on the urban and thread your way through quiet, remote feeling country…
After crossing the Lea Valley the route skirts Harpenden and passes under the M1 before a stretch of pretty, quiet countryside after the village of Flamstead. You cross the lovely Gade valley, finishing with a remarkably green passage through Hemel.
Several circular walks. Shortest walk: 4 km (2½miles), allow 1 hour. Longest walk: over 16 km (10 miles), allow 5 hours.
6.8 miles with 620ft of ascent A moderate walk on good paths with one short, very steep climb. Care needed when descending on wet chalk and slippery tree roots. Dogs may need lifting over a couple of stiles.
Six heritage trails tracing the women’s suffrage movement in and around the Chilterns. The walks range from 2.4 to 12½ miles and the leaflet describes: each walk, the location of memorials and other places of relevance along the way. 4…
Long walk: 11 km (7 miles), allow 3 hours. Short walk: 9 km (5½ miles), allow 2½ hour. Pub walk: 2½ km (1½ miles), allow 1 hour. Start and finish: Harlington, Beds.
Coombe Hill Walk: 3½ miles, allow 1½ to 2 hours. Wendover Woods Walk: 7 miles, allow 3½ to 4 hours. Start and finish: Wendover, nr Aylesbury, Bucks.
Circular walks from 6½ to 16 km (4 to 10 miles), 2 to 5 hours. Start and finish: Goring or Streatley.
7½ miles (12 km), linear walk through rolling chalk hills and woodlands, allow 4½ hours. Start: Chilterns Gateway Centre at Dunstable Downs. Finish: Ivinghoe Beacon.
6.5 miles, with 475ft/145m of ascent. A moderate walk with steady ascents and descents. Paths are generally good, but the sections through woodland can be very muddy in wet conditions.
Long walk: 15 km (9½ miles). Allow 4 hours. Medium walks: 7 and 9 km (4½ and 5½ miles). Allow 2 and 3 hours. Start and finish: Studley Green, Bucks.
A 7 mile circular walk following sections of The Ridgeway National Trail and the Chiltern Way, through beautiful Chilterns scenery including wooded hills and nature reserves. You will pass some great rural pubs, a windmill and some far-reaching views.
This 9.8 km (just over 6 mile) walk starts at Great Missenden railway station and finishes at Chesham Metropolitan line station. Several interesting waypoints are all described in the leaflet, including: the site of a Saxon church, 12th century earthworks…
17 mile: start/finish at Nettlebed. 10½ mile: start/finish at Nettlebed. 11½ mile: start/finish at Nettlebed. Includes Lower Common Wood, Greys Green, Peppard common, Kingwood common, Ipsden Heath, Nuffield common and Nettlebed common.
17 mile: start/finish at Berkhamsted railway station. 8 mile: start/finish at Bridgewater Monument, Ashridge. 8½ mile: start/finish at Berkhamsted railway station. Includes Berkhamsted, Pitstone, Ivinghoe, Aldbury and Northchurch commons.
18 mile: start/finish at Marlow. 10 mile: start/finish at West Wycombe. 12 mile: start/finish at Marlow. Includes Marlow, Moorend, Ditchfield, Handleton and Wheeler End commons, West Wycombe Hill (which is a common), Toweridge and Booker commons.
17 mile: start/finish at either Wendover or Great Missenden. 9 mile: start/finish at Wendover. 9½ mile: start/finish at Great Missenden. Includes Little Hampden common and Great Hampden common.
18 mile: start/finish at Ewelme. 8 mile: start/finish at Christmas Common. 8½ mile: start/finish at Ewelme. 9¾ mile: start/finish at Cookley Green. Includes Watlington Chalk Pits, Ibstone common, Turville Heath, Maidensgrove common, Cookley Green and Ewelme’s cow common.
Includes Chesham Moor, Big Round Green, Ley Hill common, Chipperfield common and Dawes common.
This 13.7 km (8½ mile) walk starts at Chorleywood station and finishes at Chesham, both on the Metropolitan Line. Several interesting waypoints are all described in the leaflet, including: Chenies Manor, views of the London skyline (on a clear day)…
The full 10 mile linear walk starts from Rickmansworth London Underground Station and finishes at Chesham London Underground Station. Shorter walks are also mapped starting from Chorleywood and Chalfont & Latimer Stations. Taking in some of the most attractive countryside…
This walk skirts the outer fringes of Chesham. The total length is 13 km (7½ miles).
A 13 km (8 miles) walk in the valleys to the west of Chesham along which run tracks with curious names such as Herbert’s Hole and Blind Lane, and roads that on some days are almost devoid of traffic.
6.7 miles with 505ft of ascent A moderate stile-free walk over rolling countryside. Gaining access through some kissing gates along the route will test your ingenuity!
6.25 miles, with c185m of ascent . A moderate walk, with one steep descent and ascent .
This is a 13½ km (8½ mile) walk into history; whether it is ancient history with an iron age fort or a reminder of a more modern conflict, a Second World War airfield where USAF bombers took off on their…
This download includes map, description and 5-page illustrated guide to the route. Shorter route: 5¼ miles (8.5 km), allow 2½ hours. With extension to pub and hotel: 6¼ miles (10 km), allow 2¾ hours. Start and finish: The Green or…