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Standard waymark with name and swan logoSouth Bucks Way


37 km / 23 miles
From the Ridgeway the route descends through woodland to the source of the River Misbourne which it follows through Amersham to Denham where it joins the River Colne and ends on the towpath of the Grand Union Canal.


Waymark: Standard waymark with name and swan logo
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Standard waymark with name and swan logo
Attributes: Easy
Start: SP849067 - Coombe Hill, Buckinghamshire View on StreetMap
Finish: TQ053862 - Denham, Buckinghamshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: South Bucks Way - Pete's Walks Blog South Bucks Way - Tim Bertuchi South Bucks Way - Chalfont St Peter to Great Missenden [YouTube video]


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 165, 175, 176
OS Landranger Active 165, 175, 176
OS Explorer 172, 181
OS Explorer Active 172, 181

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4 km
17 km

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Route Profile:

36.8 km (22.9 miles)
349 m (1,145 ft) ascent
257 m (843 ft)  maximum height

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