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Sunday, 8 November 2015

Chiltern Hills and valleys

Book 2 Walk 1a Wendover circular via Cross Coppice shortcut

Length 13.5km (8.4m); toughness 6/10.

Trains 09.57 London Marylebone arriving  Wendover 10.45. Return trains xx:25 and xx:55

This is a short but energetic walk in the Chiltern Hills going through wooded valleys and hills and some fine sections of open escarpment. With this shortcut you will have  a late lunch at the Russell Arms (01296 634411) in Butlers Cross near Wendover which is just  2.5km (1.6m) from the end of the walk.  Wendover has a number of tea options including Rumseys – a great place for chocolate cakes and other confections.

This walk has been completely re-written and you can download further walk details and full instructions here . Refer  to the instructions for this shorter walk option. 


Anonymous said...

4 walkers dull day. Some confusion at Pulpit hill fort. Directions had us foxed. Good going in the forest and grass tracks but hard work in the mud, heavy clay and ploughed fields. A super walk. Please post again in summer. Russell Arms outstanding food, wine, and service all with TWO roaring fires. Please correct their phone number! Enjoyable outing. Thank you walk poster. A good choice.

Anonymous said...

01296 624 411 Phone number for Russell Arms. Also on Sunday serves food until 4pm.

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