River Chess highlights - valley, views & villages (2401)

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    Start dateOctober 28 2022
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    Time10:00 am
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    LocationHP6 6RZ
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    Price£5

Come and join us on an exploration of the beautiful charming Chess Valley. We set off from Little Chalfont village in Metroland and drop down through the woods to the River Chess, a precious chalk stream with crystal clear water following the natural valley contours. Our route will take in highlights such as Neptune Falls, Frogmore water meadows, picturesque villages and Chilterns heritage sites.  We will stop at the watercress beds for refreshments then climb back up the valley, enjoying spectacular views as we go, heading back through historic Chenies Village and past the Manor with its royal connections – and a ghost!

Additional information

Annette Weiss & Andrew Clarke. Chilterns Conservation Board.
Chalfont & Latimer railway station, Little Chalfont HP6 6RZ. Meet outside to the rear of the station. There is car parking at the station (£3 per day on Saturday)
5.5 miles
Medium walks (4-6 miles)
3h
Moderate (more challenging, for keen/active walkers)
Moderate
20
Yes
Yes (This would be suitable for older children.)
Yes (The walk starts from Chalfont & Latimer railway station. There are regular Metropolitan and Chiltern Railway trains from London.)