Ashridge Estate

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

More about this place

Autumn dog walkers at Ashridge Herts

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.

Ashridge Estate

What's on 

Halloween half-term 2017 at Ashridge Herts

Come to Ashridge for some October half-term fun 

Which animals do you think help Ashridge and which do damage? You might be surprised to find out that some of your favourites are the baddies.

Upcoming events

*Sorry, sold out* Annual Deer Rut walks at Ashridge

Fri 20 Oct 2017
Come and join one of our deer rut walks this autumn, followed by full English at the Brownlow Café

Root and branch: tales of trees at Ashridge

Fri 20 Oct 2017
Come along to our new exhibition about some of the special trees at Ashridge

Hallowe'en trail and crafts

Mon 23 Oct 2017
For a half-term treat come and make some spooky crafts at the visitor centre then go for an exciting walk on our Hallowe'en trail

Christmas Pudding Walk

Mon 27 Nov 2017
A self-led walk, following the puddings on this way-marked route through the woodland.

Children's Christmas Trail

Sat 02 Dec 2017
Follow mouse and other creatures of Ashridge as they create a wonderful Christmas garland. There's a special Christmas gift for every helper

Christmas wreath-making workshops

Wed 06 Dec 2017
Come along and learn how to make your own Christmas wreath from foliage foraged from the estate.
Ashridge Estate


Ashridge Estate


Ashridge Estate


Fallow deer group at Ashridge Herts

Abundant wildlife on the Ashridge Estate 

Its a wildlife lovers paradise at Ashridge

Ashridge Estate


Ashridge Estate

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Volunteering at Ashridge

Ashridge Estate