Walk the Chalk: World Nordic Walking Day

19 May 2018

Walking event

Grab your Nordic walking poles and step out from historic Watlington along the Icknield Way / Ridgeway National Trail in the footsteps of ancient travellers. Use your poles to climb effortlessly up the Chilterns escarpment to Bald Hill, Shirburn Hill and Watlington Hill and be rewarded with fantastic panoramic views. This is the perfect walk to explore the flowers and other delights of late spring in the chalk hills of Oxfordshire.

Meet at Hill Road Car Park, Watlington, OX49 5AD (GR: SU 690 644)

10 mile Nordic walk (Nordic walking poles available for hire, if required - £2, payable on the day).

Please bring drink and food for personal consumption on walk (no facilities en route).  Post walk refreshment in Watlington (pay locally).

Accessibility Information
1,000 ft total ascent/descent. Good paths/tracks. Some steep up/down sections. 3 stiles



Organiser Details:
Philippa Sanders

pipsticks.nw@btopenworld.com

Pipsticks Walks 01189478026

Click here to visit the website

Prices: Charity donation welcome (rec. min. £5) pay on the day (nominated charity - LimbPower)

How to book:
Book via the Chilterns Walking Festival website or contact the organiser (Philippa) direct.

Location:
Hill Rd Car Park, Watlington OX49 5AD, UK

To plan your visit to the event take a look at the interactive map

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