Ashridge Estate

Important notice -

Our countryside space is open. We ask all visitors to follow government guidance on travel and social distancing to keep everyone safe. Car parking is limited so, if spaces are not available, please return at another time.

Ancient trees, rolling chalk downlands and lush meadows in an area of outstanding natural beauty

Golden Valley in the spring at Ashridge, Herts

Planning your visit to Ashridge Estate 

If you're visiting Ashridge this spring, please be aware that due to wet ground conditions there is very limited parking. Here's what you need to know to help you plan your visit.

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Our work

Autumnal trees at Dockey Wood at Ashridge, Herts

Woodland Management at Ashridge Estate 

We've developed a 20 year Woodland Management Plan. Find out more about how we're going to look after these special trees and woodland habitats for wildlife, nature and people.

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Ancient settlements on Ivinghoe Beacon at Ashridge Estate

The history of Ashridge 

From Iron Age earthworks, monastries and palaces to First World War practice trenches, Ashridge has a vast history.

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