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distance 5.84mi Vertical gain +299ft Vertical drop -272ft Durée 2h55 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Henley-on-Thames - Oxfordshire

A circular walk from Henley-on-Thames Station with a lovely pub, The Flower Pot, halfway. Returning through a deer park with spectacular views of the Thames and the Chilterns.
Good parking at Henley-on-Thames station.

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distance 8.85mi Vertical gain +39ft Vertical drop -66ft Durée 4h05 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Henley-on-Thames - Oxfordshire

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.

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distance 4.92mi Vertical gain +157ft Vertical drop -135ft Durée 2h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Begbroke - Oxfordshire

An Oxfordshire walk that captures typical landscapes of the county. The church at Bladon is also the burial place of Sir Winston Churchill. The route uses established paths.

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distance 5.93mi Vertical gain +577ft Vertical drop -577ft Durée 3h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Woolstone - Oxfordshire

This walk on North Wessex Downs offers some wonderful views as well as the opportunity to explore some fine ancient monuments. These include the Uffington White Horse, Uffington Castle and Wayland's Smithy Long Barrow.

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Around Blenheim Park from Woodstock
distance 6.12mi Vertical gain +226ft Vertical drop -230ft Durée 3h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Woodstock - Oxfordshire

This circular walk mainly explores Blenheim Park, its monuments and distinctive characteristics including the Grand Bridge, the Column of Victory, Rosamund's Well and an impressive Cedar of Lebanon tree!

Walking Great Tew and Little Tew ( Download : )
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Great Tew and Little Tew
distance 3.94mi Vertical gain +236ft Vertical drop -236ft Durée 2h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Great Tew - Oxfordshire

This easy circular walk provides a good way to discover two lovely villages with thatched houses, particularly Great Tew! On you way, you will also explore the quiet countryside and enjoy lovely churches and a beautiful giant sequoia!

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distance 4.8mi Vertical gain +541ft Vertical drop -515ft Durée 2h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Watlington - Oxfordshire

A short Oxfordshire walk that explores the woodlands and countryside to the east of Christmas Common. The route is generally easy to follow and includes sections of the Oxfordshire Way and Chiltern Way.

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Uffington White Horse and Wayland's Smithy
distance 3.15mi Vertical gain +259ft Vertical drop -259ft Durée 1h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Woolstone - Oxfordshire

This short walk on the North Wessex Downs offers wonderful and the chance to explore some fine ancient monuments including the Uffungton White Horse, Uffington Castle and Wayland's Smithy Long Barrow.

Walking Sonning Eye and Shiplake ( Download : )
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distance 5.61mi Vertical gain +171ft Vertical drop -157ft Durée 2h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Eye and Dunsden - Oxfordshire

This Oxforshire walk includes a pleasant section of walking along the Thames Path with a section across the rolling hills to the north of the river.

Walking Perch & Pike - Route 1 ( Download : )
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distance 3.24mi Vertical gain +16ft Vertical drop -16ft Durée 1h30 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in South Stoke (Oxfordshire) - Oxfordshire

A short easy walk along the Thames on the outward leg.

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distance 4.39mi Vertical gain +135ft Vertical drop -135ft Durée 2h10 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Hampton Gay and Poyle - Oxfordshire

Climb to a pretty village with a historic church, country house and village green.

Walking King William IV - Route 3 ( Download : )
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distance 6.6mi Vertical gain +453ft Vertical drop -446ft Durée 3h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Ipsden - Oxfordshire

A long a steady climb over the second quarter of the walk, thereafter an easy walk back.

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distance 6.2mi Vertical gain +577ft Vertical drop -604ft Durée 3h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Swyncombe - Oxfordshire

A medium length walk with quite hilly terrain around The Five Horseshoes pub.

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distance 4.65mi Vertical gain +138ft Vertical drop -125ft Durée 2h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Lewknor - Oxfordshire

Easy walk with no hills around The Leathern Bottle.

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distance 4.52mi Vertical gain +686ft Vertical drop -669ft Durée 2h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Lewknor - Oxfordshire

A moderate walk with some steep hills around The Leathern Bottle.

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distance 3.54mi Vertical gain +184ft Vertical drop -194ft Durée 1h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Stoke Row - Oxfordshire

An easy walk over fairly even terrain. Stoke Row – Wyfold Court – Stoke Row.

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distance 5.38mi Vertical gain +466ft Vertical drop -466ft Durée 2h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Watlington - Oxfordshire

A medium length walk with some steep climbs through woods.

Walking The Six Bells - Route 2 ( Download : )
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distance 6.09mi Vertical gain +30ft Vertical drop -30ft Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Warborough - Oxfordshire

A fairly long walk but with no steep hills or other challenging obstacles.

Walking Goring Wild Walk ( Download : )
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distance 5.44mi Vertical gain +397ft Vertical drop -387ft Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Goring - Oxfordshire

Explore Goring : enjoy magnificent views of the River Thames and rare chalk grassland species. Starting in Goring, this 8 km circular walk takes in the Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust’s (BBOWT) Hartslock nature reserve and a section of the Thames Path

Walking Peppard Common - Route 2 ( Download : )
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distance 4.46mi Vertical gain +197ft Vertical drop -187ft Durée 2h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Rotherfield Peppard - Oxfordshire

Peppard Common – Sonning Common – Peppard Common.

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distance 5.87mi Vertical gain +220ft Vertical drop -220ft Durée 2h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Stoke Row - Oxfordshire

A fairly long walk over mostly even terrain. Stoke Row – Hook End – Exlade St – Checkendon – Stoke Row.

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distance 7.42mi Vertical gain +728ft Vertical drop -745ft Durée 4h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Swyncombe - Oxfordshire

A fairly long walk over hilly terrain with two steep uphill sections.

Walking The New Inn - Route 2 ( Download : )
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distance 3.91mi Vertical gain +115ft Vertical drop -105ft Durée 1h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Kidmore End - Oxfordshire

A medium length walk over fairly flat terrain through two adjacent villages and surrounding woodland.

Walking Henley-on-Thames - Route 1 ( Download : )
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distance 5.27mi Vertical gain +282ft Vertical drop -276ft Durée 2h40 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Henley-on-Thames - Oxfordshire

An easy walk with no steep gradients. Henley – Rotherfield Greys – Pack and Prime Lane – Henley.

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Blenheim Park, Combe and North Leigh Roman Villa
distance 10.42mi Vertical gain +479ft Vertical drop -482ft Durée 5h15 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Woodstock - Oxfordshire

This pretty long circular walk explores Blenheim Park with great views of The Lake and the Palace. Then, follow paths (Palladian and Wychwood Ways) in the countryside following River Evenlode until you reach the remains of a large Roman courtyard villa. You finally go back to Woodstock using a section of Oxfordshire Way.

Walking Foxholes Wild Walk ( Download : )
Tourist office
distance 7.6mi Vertical gain +135ft Vertical drop -135ft Durée 3h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Shipton-under-Wychwood - Oxfordshire

Explore Foxholes : stroll through rolling countryside, woodland and quiet villages. Starting in Shipton-under-Wychwood, this 11 km circular walk takes in ancient woodland at the Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust’s (BBOWT) Foxholes nature reserve.

Walking The Chequers Inn - Route 3 ( Download : )
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distance 6.41mi Vertical gain +138ft Vertical drop -141ft Durée 3h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Berrick Salome - Oxfordshire

A long and interesting walk mainly over flat countryside but some of the footpaths en route are currently quite badly overgrown.

Walking Cowley to Shotover, Oxford ( Download : )
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distance 5.45mi Vertical gain +367ft Vertical drop -367ft Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Oxfordshire

This circular walk goes through three SSSIs from urban Oxford. Starting from urban Cowley, walk up to the top of Shotover country park SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest) for nature and views to the South West, then through Rock Edge SSSI, for Upper Jurassic limestone, and then through Lye Valley SSSI to experience nationally rare calcareous fen habitat from the last ice age.

Organisation / Walking Club / Mountain guide
distance 6.83mi Vertical gain +305ft Vertical drop -302ft Durée 3h25 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Swinbrook and Widford - Oxfordshire

A longer walk through wooded country with magnificent views to Asthall village. Three Cotswold villages and an extended exploration of the Windrush valley.

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distance 4.04mi Vertical gain +115ft Vertical drop -115ft Durée 1h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Swinbrook and Widford - Oxfordshire

Three Cotswold villages and an extended exploration of the Windrush valley.

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distance 3.95mi Vertical gain +174ft Vertical drop -157ft Durée 2h00 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Swinbrook and Widford - Oxfordshire

A longer walk through wooded country with magnificent views to Asthall village.

Organisation / Walking Club / Mountain guide
distance 2.43mi Vertical gain +138ft Vertical drop -138ft Durée 1h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Swinbrook and Widford - Oxfordshire

Visit an isolated medieval church in a meadow and explore Swinbrook village in detail.

Walking Cherwell valley ( Download : )
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distance 4.19mi Vertical gain +23ft Vertical drop -23ft Durée 1h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Hampton Gay and Poyle - Oxfordshire

Visit four historic churches, plus a ruined manor house and a pretty riverside return.

Walking Hampton Gay ( Download : )
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distance 2.98mi Vertical gain +36ft Vertical drop -36ft Durée 1h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Hampton Gay and Poyle - Oxfordshire

Stroll across the meadows to an isolated church and ruined 16th-century manor house.

Walking Henley Wild Walk ( Download : )
Tourist office
distance 11.72mi Vertical gain +741ft Vertical drop -725ft Durée 6h00 Moderate Moderate
Starting point Starting point in Henley-on-Thames - Oxfordshire

Explore Henley : this varied walk through the Chilterns takes in parkland, farmland and woodland. Starting in Henley, this 21 km circular walk includes the Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust’s (BBOWT) Warburg Nature Reserve.

Tourist office
distance 5.46mi Vertical gain +52ft Vertical drop -52ft Durée 2h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Wootton (Oxfordshire) - Oxfordshire

Explore Cothill : the most diverse wildlife area in Oxfordshire. Starting in Wootton, this 5 kilometre circular walk takes in three BBOWT nature reserves: Dry Sandford Pit, Parsonage Moor and Lashford Lane Fen.

Walking Cothill Wild Walk ( Download : )
Tourist office
distance 3.98mi Vertical gain +52ft Vertical drop -52ft Durée 1h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Wootton (Oxfordshire) - Oxfordshire

Explore Cothill : the most diverse wildlife area in Oxfordshire. Starting in Wootton, this 5 kilometre circular walk takes in three BBOWT nature reserves: Dry Sandford Pit, Parsonage Moor and Lashford Lane Fen.

Walking Playhatch - Dunsden ( Download : )
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distance 1.83mi Vertical gain +184ft Vertical drop -184ft Durée 1h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Eye and Dunsden - Oxfordshire

Nice walk from The Flowing Spring pub around Playhatch and Dunsden.

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distance 2.65mi Vertical gain +180ft Vertical drop -180ft Durée 1h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Eye and Dunsden - Oxfordshire

Nice walk from The Flowing Spring pub around Playhatch, Dunsden and Binfield Heath.

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distance 6.63mi Vertical gain +344ft Vertical drop -322ft Durée 3h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Eye and Dunsden - Oxfordshire

Nice walk from The Flowing Spring pub around Playhatch, Dunsden, Crowsley Park and Binfield Heath.

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distance 4.24mi Vertical gain +33ft Vertical drop -33ft Durée 2h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Oxfordshire

Lovely walk along the Thames from Reading Station to The Flowing Spring pub.

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distance 5.76mi Vertical gain +177ft Vertical drop -187ft Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Eye and Dunsden - Oxfordshire

Lovely walk through the countryside passing by Binfield Heath - Shiplake - Thames - Sonning.

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distance 7.68mi Vertical gain +16ft Vertical drop -16ft Durée 3h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Shiplake - Oxfordshire

A walk from station to station using the Thames Path.

Walking Clayfield Copse pub walk ( Download : )
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distance 4.43mi Vertical gain +180ft Vertical drop -180ft Durée 2h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Oxfordshire

Walk through beautiful countryside surroundings with a wonderful selection of birds and a stop a The Flowing Spring pub.

Walking Peppard Common - Route 1 ( Download : )
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distance 4.37mi Vertical gain +154ft Vertical drop -161ft Durée 2h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Rotherfield Peppard - Oxfordshire

Peppard Common – Cowfields Farm – Peppard Common.

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distance 7.12mi Vertical gain +66ft Vertical drop -69ft Durée 3h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Goring - Oxfordshire

An easy walk along a beautiful part of the Thames.

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distance 5.73mi Vertical gain +440ft Vertical drop -427ft Durée 3h00 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Goring - Oxfordshire

A scenic walk with two uphill climbs. Goring – Elvendon Valley – Great Chalk Wood – Goring.

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distance 4.59mi Vertical gain +302ft Vertical drop -289ft Durée 2h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Goring - Oxfordshire

A walk along the Thames and then a climb and wooded walk back to Goring.

Walking The Rising Sun - Route 3 ( Download : )
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distance 7.1mi Vertical gain +328ft Vertical drop -308ft Durée 3h35 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Highmoor - Oxfordshire

Easy walking with one quite lengthy uphill stretch.

Walking The Rising Sun - Route 2 ( Download : )
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distance 4.67mi Vertical gain +312ft Vertical drop -285ft Durée 2h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Highmoor - Oxfordshire

Easy walking on fairly level terrain. Nettlebed estate – Deadman’s Lane – Highmoor.