Events & Activities

Organised Walks – Hughenden, Bucks (‘Groovers’ – a casual, easy-paced walk)

Meet at St Michael and All Angels Hughenden Church free NT car park, just off the A4128 Valley Road (turn off for Hughenden Manor NT property), near High Wycombe, HP14 4LA. This is a 5 mile walk during bluebell season with a total assent of 590 feet, but no stiles. The walk takes us over Cryer’s Hill through The Woodland Trust bluebell woods, via Hughenden Valley and over Hunt’s Hill through another bluebell wood and back to the valley. Explorer 172 GR SU 864955 CS Map 12 For details of when the bookings open and our full walks programme, see here.

Free – £3.00

Organised Walks – Hughenden, Bucks (‘Movers’ – a slightly more brisky pace)

Meet at St Michael and All Angels Hughenden Church free NT car park, just off the A4128 Valley Road (turn off for Hughenden Manor NT property), near High Wycombe, HP14 4LA. This is a 5 mile walk during bluebell season with a total assent of 590 feet, but no stiles. The walk takes us over Cryer’s Hill through The Woodland Trust bluebell woods, via Hughenden Valley and over Hunt’s Hill through another bluebell wood and back to the valley. Explorer 172 GR SU 864955 CS Map 12 For details of when the bookings open and our full walks programme, see here.

Free – £3.00

Organised Walks – Lane End, Bucks

Meet at Lane End public car park (free parking lower tier), off the High Street / B482, (opposite Church Path), Lane End HP14 3ER A hilly 6 mile walk crossing Wheeler End Common to Cadmore End then descend to Fingest, returning up Hanover Hill and along Long Copse to Laceys Farm. There is one steady uphill section and one stile. The walk is a mix of woodland and open countryside, with some outstanding views and likelihood of bluebells. Explorer 175 GR SU 807918 CS Map 11 For details of when the bookings open and our full walks programme, see here.

Organised Walks – Cowleaze Wood, Oxon (‘Groovers’ – a casual, easy-paced walk)

This partly hilly walk of 5.7 miles begins from the car park in Cowleaze Wood, Christmas Common Road, nearest postcode OX49 5HX (after entering the wood, turn right to park). The route descends Bald Hill and then follows the Ridgeway National Trail along the scarp foot for two miles. There then follows a steep climb up and then down the scarp (a shorter option may be offered which avoids this).  The return to Cowleaze skirts Pyrton Hill and Shirburn Wood and ascends more gradually across the springy chalk turf of Shirburn Hill. Great views, spring flowers, no stiles. Explorer 171…

Free – £3.00

Organised Walks – Cowleaze Wood, Oxon (‘Movers’ – a slightly more brisky pace)

This partly hilly walk of 5.7 miles begins from the car park in Cowleaze Wood, Christmas Common Road, nearest postcode OX49 5HX (after entering the wood, turn right to park). The route descends Bald Hill and then follows the Ridgeway National Trail along the scarp foot for two miles. There then follows a steep climb up and then down the scarp (a shorter option may be offered which avoids this).  The return to Cowleaze skirts Pyrton Hill and Shirburn Wood and ascends more gradually across the springy chalk turf of Shirburn Hill. Great views, spring flowers, no stiles. Explorer 171…

Free – £3.00

Organised Walks – Studham, Beds

Note : the walk starts at 10.30am (meet up at 10.20am) Meet opposite the Red Lion PH, Church Lane, Studham, LU6 2QA. Park opposite the green or road-side by the pub (not in the pub car park). The 5-mile walk goes round Studham parish and is fairly flat, no stiles, shouldn’t be muddy, and you may see a wallaby at Whipsnade Zoo. Explorer 182 GR TL 022158 CS Maps 20/21 For details of when the bookings open and our full walks programme, see here.

Organised Walks – Bledlow, Bucks (‘Groovers’ – a casual, easy-paced walk)

Meet at the Lions of Bledlow PH, Church End, Bledlow, HP27 9PE. A 5.7 mile walk with 515 feet of elevation from Bledlow to Horsenden then towards Saunderton and passing through Princes Risborough golf course before the rewarding climb to Lodge Hill viewpoint. Fine views, pleasant countryside, good paths, and a good pub lunch afterwards. Explorer 181 GR SP 776019 CS Map 3 For details of when the bookings open and our full walks programme, see here.

Free – £3.00