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Cow Roast and Aldbury from Tring Station
Introduction to Walk 2496

Photo from the walk - Cow Roast and Aldbury from Tring Station

Region - Chilterns

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Donald Morton

Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Ascent - 420 feet / 127 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy

This Hertfordshire walk, starting from Tring station, can be enjoyed without the need of a car. It starts off along the Grand Union Canal in the Bulbourne valley before climbing up to Northchurch Common, part of the National Trust Ashridge Estate. After that the walk is through typical Chiltern woodland, before descending to the pretty Hertfordshire village of Aldbury. There are opportunities for refreshment at Aldbury and just off the canal at Cow Roast. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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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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