Category Archives: Ridgeway

The end of the Ridgeway: circular walk from Tring

Sunday 27th February 20118-9 miles The Ridgeway ends at Ivinghoe Beacon.  That’s very nice and all, but it’s in the middle of nowhere, with no useful public transport, so the most practical way around this is to do a circular … Continue reading

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The Ridgeway: Wendover to Tring

Thursday 20th January 20117-8 miles I enjoyed yesterday’s walk so much that I decided to head out again today.  The weather was a lot more grey and miserable than yesterday; it was drizzling on and off all afternoon. The route … Continue reading

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The Ridgeway: Princes Risborough to Wendover

Wednesday 19th January 20117 miles Finally, I’ve managed to go out for a walk again.  A lot of life and social arrangements seem to have got in the way, and it felt good to be out in the open again.  … Continue reading

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The Ridgeway: Watlington to Princes Risborough

Sunday 4th July 10-12 miles The original plan was to walk all the way from Watlington to Wendover. Then we realised it might be too far, so we thought we’d walk as far as Princes Risborough, see how we felt … Continue reading

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The Ridgeway: Goring to Watlington

Saturday 3rd July 15 miles When I did the first half of the Ridgeway a couple of months ago, I was contending with biting winds and had to keep moving in order to keep warm. This time it was too … Continue reading

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The Ridgeway: Down Barn Farm to Goring

Monday 3rd May 2010 18 miles approx. Following on from the horribly unwelcoming experience at Down Barn Farm, I escaped very quickly down the driveway and then slowed down considerably as soon as I’d joined the Ridgeway again. It was … Continue reading

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The Ridgeway: Ogbourne St George to Down Barn Farm (near Sparsholt Firs)

Sunday 2nd May 2010 14-15 miles I left Ogbourne St George as late as possible, around 11am, since there was very heavy rain in the morning. I never did walk round the loop that goes around the village, instead opting … Continue reading

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