The Chilterns

There's rolling hills, woodland walks and grand houses tucked away in the Chilterns - a perfect patch of countryside on London's doorstep.

A view across the parkland at Hughenden in winter

Walk through a winter wonderland at Hughenden 

With four walks that encompass both woodland and parkland, Hughenden has so much to offer. Varying in length of 1.5 miles to 4 miles, there's a route for all abilities.

Child balancing on a log in the woods

Wander in the woodlands at Cliveden 

Explore on your own or follow one of three walking trails in the woodlands at Cliveden near Maidenhead this winter. Soak up magnificent views over this iconic stretch of the River Thames, or run wild on the natural play trail - the choice is yours.

Our countryside sites...

Girl taking part in garden trail at Cliveden

February half-term in Thames Valley 

We'd love to see you this February half-term at one of your local National Trust places in the Thames Valley. There's planes and trains to play with at Hughenden, and fun trails and activities at Cliveden, Stowe, Waddesdon and Basildon Park.

A woodland path at Cliveden in Buckinghamshire

Downloadble walks to try in the Chilterns 

Take in some rolling hills and grand views on one of our downloadable walking trails in the Chilterns

Other places to visit in the Chilterns