Wendover Weekend Hills and Valleys (walk ref 57)

Saturday 18 May ~ 10:30 AM

Explore the challenging slopes of Wendover Woods, descend in to the forest amongst the Norway Spruce, enjoy the scenery and hills of Wendover which will be sure to take your breath away. Moderate to Strenuous level Nordic Walking! This walk is for those who can walk 5-6 km in an hour. Simply enjoy sociable Nordic walking in a stunning location with a mixed ability group. Lead by accredited instructors or leaders, these walks make the most of our beautiful country and are a relaxing way to enjoy being active outdoors. This walk takes place every Saturday. 

Route Details

Capacity
40 (20 walkers per instructor), must be notified in advance
Distance
3-4 miles
Duration
1 hour
Pace
moderate
Difficulty
Moderate (more challenging, for keen/active walkers)

Price

£6 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

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

Further Information

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

Book Online

Book on Ridgeway Nordic Walking's website
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