Chilterns Countryside and Food Festival 2015

Come to the National Trust's Ashridge Estate on Sunday 13th September to enjoy some of the best local crafts and food from the Chilterns area. Plus entertainment, children's activities, rural skills on show, refreshments - a great day out!

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50 things to do in the holidays

We've compiled a list of great ways to keep the kids entertained, from high-adrenaline adventures to tranquil spots for lazy picnics and ideas for rainy days. Enjoy the holidays!

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Free app for Chilterns walks

Four of our Chilterns Country walks have been added to a free walking app: The Seer Green and Beaconsfield Walk, Little Marlow Walk, Views of the Thames at Goring walk, Chinnor Circular walk, Ashridge Drovers walk and Box Wood walks can be downloaded from the Handheld Tours app.


An area of outstanding natural beauty

The Chiltern Hills stretch from the River Thames in Oxfordshire to Hitchin in Hertfordshire and are nationally-protected as some of the finest countryside in the UK. They're a fantastic place to explore all year round.

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Interactive Map

Search the interactive map: select from a list of categories to bring up icons showing the location and information of walks, bike rides, places to visit, tasty local products and plenty more across the Chilterns area
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What's on

Wild About Ashridge Club

Date: 28 August 2015

Join in outdoor fun adventures, whatever the weather with the National Trust team

Discover Ashridge Walks

Date: 30 August 2015

Ashridge Autumn Trail

starts 1 September 2015

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Interested in volunteering?

If you'd like to get involved in caring for the Chilterns, or promoting its special character to the public, there are plenty of opportunities. Take a look at what's on offer - there's something to suit everyone!


Woodland Advice

Do you own or manage a small woodland? The Chiltern Woodlands Project offers help with management plans, felling advice, surveys, grant applications and much more. Director John Morris has over 30 years experience in woodland management.


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