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Henley-on-Thames to Marlow along the Thames Path
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Photo from the walk - Henley-on-Thames to Marlow along the Thames Path

County/Area - Oxfordshire & Berkshire & Buckinghamshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 120 feet / 36 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A pleasant linear walk along the Thames Path between Henley-on-Thames and Marlow. The path is easy to follow and is almost all downhill. There are a number of public transport options to return to the start.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 171Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Explorer 171Digital Map1:25kBUY MAP
Ordnance Survey Explorer 172Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Explorer 172Digital Map1:25kBUY MAP
Ordnance Survey Landranger 175Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Landranger 175Digital Map1:50kBUY MAP

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Recommended Reading

The Thames Path

The Thames PathA guidebook to walking the Thames Path, a National Trail covering 180 miles between London's Thames Barrier and the river's source in Gloucestershire, passing through Windsor, Oxford and rural countryside. Provides full information for this easy riverside route that takes around two weeks to complete. Includes a 1:25K OS map booklet.
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