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Hemel Hempstead, Great Gaddesden, Nettleden & Potten End
Introduction to Walk 3537

Photo from the walk - Hemel Hempstead, Great Gaddesden, Nettleden & Potten End

Region - Chilterns

County/Area - Hertfordshire

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 10.8 miles / 17.6 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 4 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

A Hertfordshire circular walk from Hemel Hempstead exploring the Chilterns countryside around the villages of Great Gaddesden, Nettleden and Potten End. The route includes sections of the Chiltern Way, The Hertfordshire Way and the Grand Union Canal. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 2907
Hemel Hempstead Circular
Grade - easy
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

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Potten End Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
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2.8 miles / 4.4 km away
Chipperfield to Kings Langley Circular
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1507
2.8 miles / 4.4 km away
Grandad's walk from Chipperfield Common
Grade - easy
Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km
Walk 1815
2.8 miles / 4.4 km away
Hertfordshire Way between Chipperfield and Bovingdon
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2795
3.7 miles / 5.8 km away
Circular from Great Gaddesden to Little Gaddessden
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2999
3.7 miles / 5.8 km away
Mansions & Parklands from Great Gaddesden
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 3503
4.2 miles / 6.7 km away
Circular from Berkhamsted
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1297
4.2 miles / 6.7 km away
Berkhamsted and Northchurch Commons
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1399
4.2 miles / 6.7 km away
Berkhamsted & Northchurch Commons
Grade - easy
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1833
4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
Great Gaddesden from Jockey End
Grade - easy
Length - 5.2 miles / 8.5 km

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

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Walking in the Chilterns

Walking in the ChilternsA guidebook to 35 walks in the Chiltern Hills of southern England. These chalk hills and ancient woodlands stretch from Reading and the Thames valley through Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire to Luton. Walking in the Chilterns - an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - for walkers of all abilities, with walks from 4 to 12 miles long.
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