Wendover Wellbeing Walk (walk ref 56)

Saturday 18 May ~ 9:30 AM

Explore and enjoy the stunning surroundings of Wendover Woods on our Wendover Wellbeing Walk. The 3-4k walk offers a gentle and safe way to walk yourself fitter whilst taking in the beautiful scenery of Wendover Woods. It will include exercises that help with flexibility, balance and strength whilst teaching you to use the poles to improve general fitness and increase joint mobility. Circle around the Ancient Iron Age Boddington Hill Fort in addition to passing viewpoints that overlook the Chilterns which are sure to provide great views whilst benefiting from getting moving. Be at one with nature on this fantastic walk. This walk takes place every Saturday.

Route Details

Capacity
40
Distance
2 miles
Duration
1 hour
Pace
Leisurely
Difficulty
Fairly easy (some gentle inclines, steps/stiles)

Price

£4 per session

Meeting arrangements

Meet at Wendover Woods car park - HP22 5NQ Grid reference - SP890090 (car parking charges apply)

Walk Leader

Ridgeway Nordic Walking UK - providing walks in Wendover/Tring/ Berkhamsted and Aldbury, and Active Bucks

Public Transport Links

Nearest bus stop is opposite RAF Halton which is a 30/40 minute walk from the core area

Family Friendly

Targeted towards older adults, need to be in young explorers category to engage children.

Accessibility

Not an all ability / easy access trail although the route is suitable for class 3 mobility scooters and off road wheelchairs - the route is on forest road which can be stony in places and path.

Further Information

Suitable for those who may have concerns about their health. Pole hire included. Bring water and wear sensible clothing and footwear for the walk. Park in Wendover Woods car park and meet outside the information point. There are new toilets which are a short walk from the car park and a café to enjoy refreshments from following the walk. 

How to Book

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Book on Ridgeway Nordic Walking's website
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Our Sponsors

GRANT FUNDER

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. 

PRIMARY SPONSOR

Complete Outdoors are our primary sponsors for 2018 & 2019. At their Bourne End (Herts) shop, you will discover all of the equipment, clothing and accessories you need to launch your next expedition into the great outdoors - whether a day's hike close to home, or an assault on the Matterhorn.

SECONDARY SPONSOR

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.

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

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