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Exploring the Chilterns

Pam Haseltine

Exploring the Chilterns

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Published by Twyford and Ruscombe Local History Society in (Berkshire?) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walking -- England -- Chiltern Hilss -- Guidebooks.,
  • Chiltern Hills (England) -- Guidebooks.

  • Edition Notes

    New ed. - Previous ed.: 1990.

    StatementPam Haseltine ; drawings, Ron Durant.
    ContributionsTwyford and Ruscombe Local History Society.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15329264M
    ISBN 100948245115
    OCLC/WorldCa34722022

    The Chilterns are easier to describe than to define. While the boundaries might be up for discussion, their appeal is not: the Chilterns are recognised as one of the UK’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), beginning in the south at Goring-on-Thames and running northeast for 80km through Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hertfordshire and into Bedfordshire.   But there are lots of options for splitting up the route into shorter sections and exploring a bit at a time. Detailed maps and routes of the 23 sections can be downloaded from the Chilterns Cycleway website. There are also a selection of day rides to choose from. A full guide book .


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