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. If you complete the walks by the end of the year you can enter a prize draw.

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
Please note that most of these walks have stiles. Not suitable for pushchairs or wheelchairs.
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. If you complete the walks by the end of the year you can enter a prize draw. Note: Dogs are not permitted on the Stonehenge walks, but are welcome on a lead and under control on the Avebury walks. There may be livestock along some routes.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
19 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
20 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
21 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
22 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
23 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
24 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
25 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
26 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
27 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
28 February 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
1 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
2 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
3 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
4 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
5 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
6 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
7 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
8 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
9 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available
10 March 2019 01:00 - 23:59 Available

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Contact Info

Name
Emma Talbot
Email
emma.talbot@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01672538036

Upcoming events

Stonehenge and Avebury walking challenge

Tue 19 Feb 2019
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 19 Feb 2019
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.

February half-term fun

Tue 19 Feb 2019
11:00-16:00
At Avebury Manor children 'can touch' the displays, lie on the beds or dress up in the costumes. They can also discover what they might have needed to live in prehistoric Avebury.

Dressing Mrs Dunch

Wed 27 Feb 2019
14:00-15:00
Head to the Tudor parlour at Avebury Manor and watch as Mrs Dunch is dressed and her outfit built up from a linen chemise into a fine Tudor gown.

Landscape walk - Waden Hill circuit

Sun 10 Mar 2019
13:00-15:30
The Waden Hill circuit takes in some of the Neolithic monuments which make up this ancient and intriguing landscape.The National Trust guide will help you to unlock the past by explaining the history of the landscape as you walk.

Gardener's question time

Fri 29 Mar 2019
14:00-15:00
Chat to one of the garden team to discover more about Avebury Manor Garden or ask a question to solve a problem you've been having with your own garden!