Free Walks Leaflets

Free Walks Leaflets

Welcome to our collection of walks leaflets

The downloadable leaflets further down on this page are FREE for anyone to use. All we ask is that publishers reprinting those in the Chiltern Society set provide clear credit to the Chiltern Society and note they are strictly NOT for resale.

All footpaths in the AONB should remain open during the construction of HS2, although some may be subject to lengthy diversions. The full list of path closures can be seen here.

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50 Great Walks in the Chilterns

A carefully selected collection of 50 favourite walks throughout the Chilterns.

Footpath Maps

View our own range of footpath maps covering all of the Chilterns.

The Chiltern heritage Trail

A 50 mile circular route, which passes through all 14 parishes of the Chiltern District.

The Chiltern Way & Chiltern Way Extensions

The complete official guide to the circular long-distance path through Beds, Bucks, Herts and Oxon.

More Great Walks in the Chilterns

A fine collection of 25 newly designed walks put together by members of the Chiltern Society.

Available to buy

50 Great Walks in the Chilterns

A carefully selected collection of 50 favourite walks throughout the Chilterns.

Footpath Maps

View our own range of footpath maps covering all of the Chilterns.

The Chiltern heritage Trail

A 50 mile circular route, which passes through all 14 parishes of the Chiltern District.

The Chiltern Way & Chiltern Way Extensions

The complete official guide to the circular long-distance path through Beds, Bucks, Herts and Oxon.

The Chiltern heritage Trail

A 50 mile circular route, which passes through all 14 parishes of the Chiltern District.

Latest Chiltern Society walk to download

Lane End

Free walks leaflets

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Amersham to Chesham (Station to Station)

This 7.2 km (4½ mile) walk starts at Amersham station and finishes at Chesham, both on the Metropolitan Line. Several interesting waypoints are all described in the leaflet, including: a memorial to the Amersham Martyrs, a 17th century market hall and two former workhouses. This walk is stile-free and is described as easy with one climb.

Amersham to Little Missenden along the Misbourne

4 or 5 km (2½ or 3 miles), allow 1 to 1½ hours.
Start and finish: Lay-by next to Shardeloes Manor.

Ashley Green and Hockeridge Wood

6½ km (4 miles), allow 2½ hours.
Start and finish: Parking in the village. Golden Eagle pub car park with landlord’s permission.

Ashley Green Farms, Forts and Fighters

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 bombing raids.

Ashridge Bluebell Walk

4.6 miles, with 110m of ascent over the length of the walk.

An easy walk that can be muddy after rain.

Ashridge Drovers Walk

Short walk: 6½ km (4 miles), allow 2 hours.
Long walk: 10 km (6 miles), allow 3 hours.
Start and finish: Tring Railway Station, Aldbury.

Ashridge Estate Walks

A 1 km (½ mile) circular route around Medleys Meadow and a longer 2 km (1¼ mile) linear route.

Aston Rowant Discovery Trail

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 Church Lane, Aston Rowant.

Aston Rowant Walk

150 m (165 yd) path from the main car park to a viewpoint and longer, flatter, 750 m (820 yd) path through beech woods.

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Amersham to Chesham (Station to Station)

Amersham to Little Missenden along the Misbourne