Box Wood Walk: Southern Circular Walk

Route type: Circular and Linear Walks

Discover a hill fort, chalk grassland, twisting old box trees on this 3 mile (4.8 kms) circular walk through the largest native box woodland in the country. You'll find beech woodland, boxwood objects and historic routeways and enjoy far-reaching, attractive views of the Chiltern hills and adjacent vales.

For a longer walk you can combine the Souther Circular walk with the Northern Circular walk.

Access information:

  • Mainly un-made paths that can be muddy.
  • Several steep ascents and descents and several stiles.
  • Start/finish: Pulpit Hill, near Monks Risborough.

We hope you'll enjoy this walk. If you do please consider making a small donation to help us continue to care for the Ridgeway National Trail and provide information about it.