Great Gaddesden from Jockey End

Introduction to Walk 1833

Photo from the walk - Great Gaddesden from Jockey End

Region - Chilterns

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.2 miles / 8.5 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Grade - easy

A short Hertfordshire walk that uses a section of the Hertfordhsire Way for the outward route to Great Gaddesden and The River Gade. The return route follows a section of the Chiltern Way.

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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 182 BUY MAP

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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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