The Chiltern Way is a circular walking route of around 200 km (125 miles), taking in some of the finest scenery in the country . It is waymarked throughout. There are now three optional extensions taking the total route to a maximum of 278 km (172 miles). It is a wandering, varied and mostly rural way stretching around the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The route passes Hemel Hempstead, Chalfont St Giles, the edge of Marlow, Hambleden, Bix Bottom, Ewelme, the Ridgeway, Stokenchurch, Great Hampden, Aldbury, the Dunstable Downs, Sharpenhoe Clappers and Harpenden.
Passes through all four counties of the Chilterns (Bucks, Oxfordshire, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire). Takes in most parts of the Chilterns.
The Chiltern Society
Long distance circular route 200km/125 miles with three optional extensions.
Official guidebook £10.99 by Nick Moon available from The Chiltern Society. Includes Extensions & Berkshire Loop.
Eat, drink and sleep at The Crown at Radnage!
Nestled in a picturesque Chilterns village, The Crown at Radnage is a family-friendly pub with a large garden, restaurant area and up-to-date accommodation. A warm welcome, an open fire and the smell of home cooking await you; whilst new rooms with modern touches such as free WiFi and fresh coffee will make your stay a comfortable one.
Our menu consists of home cooked, seasonal food, which changes regularly to reflect seasonal items and specials. Bar snacks, salads and fresh sandwiches complement our full menu, and on Sunday we serve a traditional Sunday lunch. There is a range of local ales and an extensive wine menu. The Crown at Radnage offers a great base for those looking to explore the rolling Chiltern Hills, or to relax and enjoy our hospitality.
Telephone 01494 482301
Stay at a Youth Hostel by the Chiltern Way!
located 1½ miles from the Chiltern Way near Chalfont St Giles
Welders Lane, Jordans, Beaconsfield HP9 2SN
Telephone 01491 873135 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
22 beds - fully equipped self-catering kitchen available
Located right by the Chiltern Way
Hill House, Reading Road, Streatley RG8 9JJ
Telephone 01491 872278 email: email@example.com
48 beds - full catering service available
All bedding provided, car park, cycle storage, wi-fi available
People of all ages welcome
YHA has been offering accommodation in the Chilterns since 1933
Further information visit www.yha.org.uk