Ashridge Estate

Bridgwater Monument in frost at Ashridge Estate
Don't miss the opportunity to take a photograph at Ashridge Estate National Trust Bee Saville

Ancient trees, rolling chalk downlands and lush meadows

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Things to see and do

Ashridge Estate, Hertfordshire
Stop and take in the view on the boundary trail Arthur Whiting


Whether you're on foot, bike or horseback we have mapped out different trails to help you get the most out of your visit.

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What's on 

Family in the snow at Ashridge Estate Hertfordshire
Come and play in the snow this winter National Trust Danny Eastman

Lots to do this winter 

Join us this winter for one of our special events - we've got guided walks and family trails...

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Ancient settlements on Ivinghoe Beacon at Ashridge Estate
Ashridges history starts here at Ivinghoe beacon National Trust Lauran Wise

An extensive history to explore 

From Iron Age earthworks and First World War practice trenches to monks and kings, Ashridge has a history to appeal to many interests.

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Children in front of a den in Ashridge
Children love spending a day in the Ashridge woods Arnett Hills School

School visits and learning 

From school visits to forest school taster days, our team have put together a fantastic programme of woodland activities designed to get children creating things and thinking on their feet. Take a look at the great child centred activities we have on offer.

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Get involved

A volunteer with tools Ashridge Estate
Whatever your skills, you can join in at Ashridge National Trust / Emily Smith

Volunteer with us 

We're always on the lookout for like-minded people to become new members of our team. Here at Ashridge we have a range of volunteer roles to suit all ages and levels of experience. Have a look and join us.