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The Ashridge Estate circular
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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. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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.

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