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Address: Ashridge Estate Office Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted HP4 1LT, England
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+44 1442 851227
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09:00 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:30
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The Ashridge Estate consists of 5,000 acres of woodland, chalk downlands...

The Ashridge Estate consists of 5,000 acres of woodland, chalk downlands and meadows. You can walk for miles and see a variety of wildlife such as Fallow deer and Muntjacs as well as the more common, foxes, badgers, squirrels etc.

We have a well-stocked shop at our visitor centre, as well as toilets and a non-NT cafe, which serves hot meals all day long.

If you need help when you arrive you will find a helpful volunteer on the reception desk who can point you in the right direction.

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Visit the bluebell woods

Go and visit the bluebell woods in Ashridge on the road between Ringshall and Ivinghoe beacon. Obviously when they're in flower!! Stunning. The photo attached doesn't really do... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Alan B
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Go and visit the bluebell woods in Ashridge on the road between Ringshall and Ivinghoe beacon. Obviously when they're in flower!! Stunning. The photo attached doesn't really do it justice.

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Title says it all really best area is Ivinghoe beacon I think and Dockey woods in the spring for bluebells. The cafe at the visitors centre is great for breakfast and lunch too Overall best place to go outdoors in Herts

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Devon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Pleasant anytime of the year. Local wildlife and walking the dog. Great in the spring and autumn with the colours of the trees etc. Parking easy.

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Aston Clinton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for walks and wildlife spotting, we love popping up to spot the dear. Great for all ages, young or old.

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on-line and found some great walks from the National Trust to help you explore. I did a 5 mile walk which was really enjoyable. There is ample parking available - I went on a Friday morning - so this may be different at weekends. I will certainly be coming back as I expect the area to look very... More 

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hemel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So so lucky to have this nearby Ashridge is so relaxing to walk in Keep an eye out for deer and golfers Impossible not to enjoy

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So lucky to live close and we all love it. My dogs love it, everyone must love this place. The national trust is a marvellous institution.

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Woburn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been coming here for years as it is the perfect place to meet up with friends and family and go for a dog walk. Be prepared to walk a while but there is a cafe at one end that serves a good choice of hot and cold food. Plenty of car parking, there are 3 free car parking places that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have lost count of the times I have been to Ashridge. Ran round parts of it. Cycled through it but walking is to me a great way to explore and relax. Always a different picture each day week month and season. You can start at the monument have a coffee and walk all the way to Ivinghoe Beacon. Or... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This a lovely National Trust area of woodland and meadows providing miles of well signposted walks from family to more challenging ones. Great for dogs and children! Even on a grey winter's day there was an abundance of birdlife and lots of squirrels. A well stocked shop and a little cafe make up the visitor's centre. Note that seating for... More 

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