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Walk 2071 - Ivinghoe Beacon and the Bridgewater Monument from Tring

Region   Chilterns AONB
County/Area   Hertfordshire
 & Buckinghamshire
AuthorBarry Mackie
Length8.0 miles / 13 km
Ascent1200 feet / 364 metres
Gradeeasy/moderate

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A Hertfordshire walk that explores some of the Chilterns AONB. The walk starts from Tring station and follows a section of the Ridgeway to Ivinghoe Beacon. The return includes the Bridgewater Monument on Pitstone Common.


 

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.

OS ExplorerSheet 181
OS LandrangerSheet 165
OS LandrangerSheet 166

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.

Walks from the same start

Walk 2496
Cow Roast and Aldbury from Tring Station
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 3025 - 1.3 miles / 2.1 km away
Circular walk on the Ashridge Estate
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Walk 1999 - 1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
The Chilterns above Tring
Grade - moderate
Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Walk 2399 - 1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
The Chilterns above Tring (short version)
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Walk 2064 - 1.4 miles / 2.2 km away
Ivinghoe Beacon from the Ashridge Estate
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Walk 1007 - 1.6 miles / 2.6 km away
The Ashridge Estate - a circular walk
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Walk 3098 - 1.8 miles / 3.0 km away
Wendover Woods from Tring
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Walk 3503 - 2.9 miles / 4.6 km away
Circular Walk from Berkhamsted
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Walk 1297 - 2.9 miles / 4.6 km away
Berkhamsted & Northchurch Commons
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Walk 1399 - 2.9 miles / 4.6 km away
Berkhamsted & Northchurch Commons
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Walk 1604 - 3.9 miles / 6.3 km away
Long Marston from Cheddington – a circular walk
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

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


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Chilterns AONB
The Chilterns lie only a few miles to the north west of London and yet they are a beautiful, unspoilt corner of England. ...
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