The Ashridge Estate circular

Introduction to Walk 1007

Photo from the walk - The Ashridge Estate circular

Region - Chilterns

County/Area - Hertfordshire & Buckinghamshire

Author - Tony Harding

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Grade - easy/mod

The Ashridge Estate in Hertfordshire, near Berkhamsted, provides the basis for this woodland walk. Managed by the National Trust, the Ashridge Estate is at its best in early May, when the bluebells and cowslips are in bloom. An easy route with only one steepish climb it is a pleasant way to spend a few hours.

Walk Description

Map showing start

Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series. Note If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet 181 BUY MAP

Landranger Map graphic - OS Landranger - Sheet 165 BUY MAP

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The Chilterns above Tring
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Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
Walk 2399
0.4 miles / 0.6 km away
The Chilterns above Tring (short version)
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2064
0.4 miles / 0.6 km away
Ivinghoe Beacon from the Ashridge Estate
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 3025
0.4 miles / 0.7 km away
Ashridge Estate Circular
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 2071
1.6 miles / 2.6 km away
Ivinghoe Beacon and the Bridgewater Monument from Tring
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2496
1.6 miles / 2.6 km away
Cow Roast and Aldbury from Tring Station
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 3503
2.4 miles / 3.9 km away
Circular from Berkhamsted
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1297
2.4 miles / 3.9 km away
Berkhamsted and Northchurch Commons
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1399
2.4 miles / 3.9 km away
Berkhamsted & Northchurch Commons
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 3098
3.4 miles / 5.5 km away
Wendover Woods from Tring
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Area Information

Chilterns

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