The Berkhamsted Walk (in aid of Children's Society)

Sunday 10 May Anytime between 11am-3pm

The Berkhamsted Walk is a sponsored walk providing you with three options - the Fun Walk (6 miles), the Bluebell Walk (12 miles) and the Challenge Walk (18 miles) - so you can make your own choice. Its aim is to give you a wonderful day out in some of the most beautiful countryside close to London and raise money for The Children's Society.

Route Details

Moderate (more challenging, for keen/active walkers)


Meeting arrangements

For the Bluebell Walk (12 miles) and Challenge Walk (18 miles): Register and sign in at the Court House, by St Peter's Church, High Street, Berkhamsted, HP4 2AX between 10 am and 11.30 am. For the Fun Walk (6 miles): Register and sign in at Ashridge Hult, Little Gaddesden, HP4 1NS between 11 am and 2 pm.

Walk Leader

The Berkhamsted Walk is organised by the voluntary Berkhamsted Committee, who support the work of The Children’s Society.

Further Information

Checkpoints along the routes at approximately three mile intervals provide free soft drinks and marshals check walkers' progress. From checkpoints lifts can be provided back to the finish if required. Bring a picnic and suitable shoes and clothing for all weathers and enjoy yourself.

How to Book

Book Online

Register in advance on the website, or on the day. See website for full details.
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Programme PDF

Download the October 2019 festival Listings Leaflet for an alternative way of seeing the programme. You can also pick these up from various locations across the Chilterns - libraries, coffee shops, etc!


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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. 


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.


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.





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