Walk length 11 miles/17.7 km approx. Circular.
A quirky and interesting walk exploring the picturesque Chiltern countryside close to Lane end with a stop at some Buddhist Stupas.
The walk starts from Lane End before visiting a number of local woods including Shillingridge Wood and Moor Wood and the village of Marlow Bottom. Close to High Heavens Wood is the site of a number of Buddhist Stupas.
Some of this walk follows part of the Chiltern Way, a modern trail following the length of the Chilterns and stretching for 134 miles.
Lunch and Finish
Please bring a packed lunch and water for the walk. The walk will finish at about 4.00pm and include a snack lunch stop, however the time may be earlier or later than this depending on the weather and pace (we have a relaxed pace which includes sightseeing and photography).
Meeting: Meet at Lane End Village Hall from 10.15am for the walk to start at 10:30am.
Car: Lane End Parish Council car park, Lane End, HP14 3ER (opposite Lane End Village Hall, see photo and map below).
There is no public transport for this walk, I would encourage you to seek other members who are driving.
Please make a note of the organizers numbers - Leon[masked]
RSVP: The organizers monitor non-attendance; we will ban anyone who 'no shows' twice for our events. You are also asked to please update your RSVP at least 24 hours beforehand. Please see our RSVP policy
Weather: Updates will be posted; see also BBC Weather
Please see our weather policy
Dog Policy: As a group we allow and enjoy dogs on our walks however we do ask dog owners to read our dog policy.
Walking is a great way to keep fit and generally very safe; however it does contain an element of risk. Before going on any of these walks you need to be reasonably fit and be prepared to be responsible for your own safety. You must wear appropriate clothing such as proper walking boots, warm and wet weather clothing and carry sufficient food and water and with winter light a small torch is also useful. Please see our Terms and Conditions