Ashridge Estate

Bridgewater Monument at Ashridge herts

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

How will you explore Ashridge today?

Large fallow buck at Ashridge Herts

History of deer at Ashridge 

The fallow deer are an integral part of the landscape at Ashridge and a much-loved feature of this historic estate.

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What's on 

Riders on the a fun ride at Ashridge Herts

Take to the hills for our second Ashridge fun horse ride of 2017 

On this fun ride you will be able to ride over parts of the estate not normally open to horses - with spectacular views to boot

Upcoming events

Root and branch: tales of trees at Ashridge

Sat 19 Aug 2017
10:00-17:00
Come along to our new exhibition about some of the special trees at Ashridge

Ashridge Adventurers

Mon 21 Aug 2017
10:30-12:00
Join us for either a morning or afternoon session of led family activities and crafts. Learn more about Ashridge's animals and plants while exploring the estate.

Fun Ride for Horse Owners

Sun 03 Sep 2017
09:00-16:00
Enjoy a two to three hour way-marked ride for horse-owners through some of Ashridge's most beautiful landscapes.

Gentle Stroll in Golden Valley

Tue 12 Sep 2017
10:30-12:30
Join our knowledgeable volunteers for a gentle stroll through 'Capability' Brown's Golden Valley

Ancient trees of Aldbury Common walk

Sat 30 Sep 2017
11:00-13:00
Join our rangers to look at the landscape of Aldbury Common and how it has changed over the last 400 years.

Tree-mendous Ashridge

Sat 30 Sep 2017
12:00-13:15
A weekend to celebrate Ashridge's ancient and veteran trees with drop-in guided walks.
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Shopping

You're sure to find that special something

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Eating

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Wildlife

Fallow deer group at Ashridge Herts

Abundant wildlife on the Ashridge Estate 

Its a wildlife lovers paradise at Ashridge

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Groups

Groups Visiting Ashridge

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Get involved

A volunteer with tools Ashridge Estate

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.

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History