Aylesbury Vale Parkway to Amersham

Sat 25th Jan 2014

Walk Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Southern England
Local Group
Start Time
Start 9.17
Aylesbury Vale Parkway. Dep Marylebone 08.12. Return trains from Amersham every 15 min. Cheapest: buy return to Aylesbury Vale Parkway. Can cut the walk short at Aylesbury (3ml), Wendover (10ml) and Gt. Missenden (17ml) as all on the same rail line. Picnic lunch. Bring a torch as likely finish in the dark

A one-way walk up the Chiltern escarpment, plenty of interest: medieval village outside Aylesbury, parts of the Grand Union canal, the Chiltern towns of Wendover and Great Missenden (birthplace of Roald Dahl), and Coombe Hill, highest point in the Chilterns.
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