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Amersham Old Town circular
Introduction to Walk 1373

Photo from the walk - Amersham Old Town circular

County/Area - Buckinghamshire

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This circular route in rural Buckinghamshire visits a few villages, Penn Street, Tylers Green, Winchmore Hill and Coleshill. The walk involves crossing a few busy main roads. Some sections are relatively dull but at elsewhere views open up as the landscape is revealed. There are also some pretty water features. 

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.

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