Valley & Chenies

Saturday 20 May ~ 9:30 AM

Chess Valley - Sarratt to Chenies Manor Nordic Walk. Visit the watercress farm and have the chance to buy fresh watercress, close view of Chenies Manor and the river Chess. The walk can be done with or without poles.

Route Details

4.6miles appx
allow up to 2hours
Moderate (more challenging, for keen/active walkers)



Meeting arrangements

Cock Inn, Church Lane, Sarratt, WD3 6HH - back of pub carpark.

Walk Leader

Hilary Warrell, A Breath of Fresh Air Nordic Walking

Public Transport Links

Kings Langley & Watford station both about 15mins drive from meet point.Contact to make arrangements for pick up if necessary.


Several stiles

Further Information

Children are free when accompanied by a responsible adult, but please ensure they can walk the distance and have the fitness required.

Poles may be borrowed – please state on your online booking form next to the walker’s name if you would like to borrow poles.

Bring £2 to buy fresh watercress from the watercress farm we will visit.

How to Book

Bookings are now closed for this event
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Spring 2017 Programme

The Spring '17 PDF programme available to download, so that you can see the variety of events during the last festival. 

Be sure to put the dates for the next festivals in your diary - Autumn: Saturday 16th September to Sunday 1st October 2017 and Spring: Saturday 19th May - Sunday 3rd June 2018.

Contact the Festival Organiser

The Chilterns Walking Festival is an initiative of the Chilterns Conservation Board. For any queries, feedback, or suggestions for the programme please contact the festival Project Manager, Anna Foster on For press queries or photo requests, please contact 

Our Sponsors


This project has been part funded by the The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development through the Chilterns LEADER programme. The grant received through this programme has helped
make these festivals happen. 


Huge thanks to Fox's Outdoor for their primary sponsorship of the Spring and Autumn 2017 festivals - a fantastic family owned independent specialist outdoor clothing, equipment and footwear retailer based in Amersham, established for over 60 years.


A family owned and run Henley brewer and award-winning pub company which has been at the heart of British life for over 200 years. Many of the company's 132 pubs are located in picturesque rural and town centre settings across The Chilterns.


A membership organisation dedicated to conserving, celebrating and caring for all of the Chilterns’ unique landscape.


Inghams is one of the UK's leading specialist tour operators, which has been delivering award winning holidays in the Lakes & Mountains of Europe to its loyal guests for over 80 years.

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