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Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Tring to Berkhamsted - Dockey Wood and the Ashridge Estate

Book 2, Walk 5 - Tring to Berkhamsted

Length: 22 km (13.7 miles)   Option to shorten to 8.3 or 11 miles
Toughness: 4 out of 10

London Euston:  10-24 hrs   Milton Keynes service
Arrive Tring: 10-59 hrs

Return: Berkhamsted to Euston: 4 trains an hour

Rail ticket: buy a day return to Tring

A visit to Dockey Wood during bluebell season is a must, hence we usually try to find a slot in our walk schedule for this walk.
Leaving Tring station you head towards Ivinghoe Beacon, then on to Dockey Wood via Wards Hurst Farm. Having had your bluebell fix, you walk to the village of Little Gaddesden for lunch at the Bridgewater Arms. Onwards post prandial through the Ashridge Estate (more bluebells) after which you can end your walk by returning to Tring via one of the pubs in Albury or you continue via a varied route to Berkhamsted.  Enjoy - this is a delightful walk during bluebell season !
Walk directions here  L=2.5

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