Stonehenge and Avebury walking challenge

An opportunity to walk in the footsteps of our ancestors in this iconic landscape, rich in archaeology, wildlife and plants. You can enjoy these wide open spaces by challenging yourself to complete all eight walks - once done you'll have walked 50km.

  • Booking essential

The walking challenge pack includes a map holder, a set of eight self-guided walks - four in the Stonehenge landscape and four in the Avebury landscape, information about the walks and a free cup of tea at Avebury. Each walk describes the archaeology and wildlife as you go. So why not embrace health, feed your curiosity and challenge yourself.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £10.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 2491895
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
What to bring and wear
Please dress appropriately for the time of year. Sturdy walking boots are recommended as the ground can be uneven and muddy.
Accessibility
Not suitable for pushchairs or wheelchairs. Note: Dogs are not permitted on the Stonehenge walks, but are welcome on a lead and under control on the Avebury walks.
Other
Once registered the walking challenge pack will be sent to you by post. The walks are self-led and can be undertaken at your leisure, at any time you wish.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
14 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
15 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
16 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
17 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
18 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
19 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
20 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
21 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
22 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
23 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
24 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
25 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
26 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
27 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
28 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
29 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
30 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
31 August 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
1 September 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
2 September 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available

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Contact Info

Name
Hazel Barry-Scott
Email
Hazel.Barry-Scott@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01672 538036

Upcoming events

Stonehenge and Avebury walking challenge

Tue 14 Aug 2018
01:00-23:59
An opportunity to walk in the footsteps of our ancestors in this iconic landscape, rich in archaeology, wildlife and plants. You can enjoy these wide open spaces by challenging yourself to complete all eight walks - once done you'll have walked 50km.

Wiltshire Landscape walking challenge

Tue 14 Aug 2018
01:00-23:59
This is an opportunity to discover more of Wiltshire's iconic landscape, rich in archaeology, wildlife and plants. You can enjoy beautiful open spaces and challenge yourself to complete all twelve walks at our landscape sites.

Breaking ground: Avebury's female archaeologists

Wed 15 Aug 2018
10:00-16:00
To mark the 100 year anniversary of women first gaining the right to vote in Britain, this year at Avebury we'll be bringing to light the contributions made by female archaeologists working here in the 20th century.

Summer of play at Avebury

Wed 15 Aug 2018
11:00-17:00
Join us at Avebury for a fun summer of play. With plenty of areas to explore and lots of family activities and events, there's always something to do.

Curate your own minature museum

Wed 15 Aug 2018
13:00-16:00
Curate your own miniature museum display using objects we've collected or something you've brought along with you .Decide how to display these objects and what you'd like to say about them by creating your own labels.

Archaeology afternoon

Thu 16 Aug 2018
13:00-16:00
Discover what it's like to be an archaeologist with hands-on children's activities in the Museum Barn.