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Henley-on-Thames, Aston and Hambleden
Introduction to Walk 3128

Photo from the walk - Henley-on-Thames, Aston and Hambleden

County/Area - Oxfordshire & Berkshire & Buckinghamshire

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 200 feet / 61 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Starting from Henley-on-Thames this walk uses the Chiltern Way and Thames Path to explore the villages of Aston & Hambleden and a section of the River Thames. Route is easy to follow and provides good walking with plenty of interest along the way.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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.

Recommended Reading

The Thames Path

The Thames PathA guidebook to walking the Thames Path, a National Trail covering 180 miles between London's Thames Barrier and the river's source in Gloucestershire, passing through Windsor, Oxford and rural countryside. Provides full information for this easy riverside route that takes around two weeks to complete. Includes a 1:25K OS map booklet.
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