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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

Start - OS grid reference TL039137
Lat 51.812287 // Long -0.494241
Postcode HP2 6JD (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

This Hertfordshire walk explores the pleasant countryside to the south east of Jockey End and follows the Hertfordshire Way to descend into the Gade Valley and the village of Great Gaddesden. The return route leaves the valley following the Chiltern Way for the return to the start.

GPS Files - Notes

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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.

These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 182Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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