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 draw to win a Cotswold Outdoor voucher.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £10.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 2491895
Suitability
Dogs on leads are welcome.
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.
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 draw to win a Cotswold Outdoor voucher - details included in the pack.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
23 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
24 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
25 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
26 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
27 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
28 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
29 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
30 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
31 August 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
1 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
2 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
3 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
4 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
5 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
6 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
7 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
8 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
9 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
10 September 2017 01:00 - 23:59 Available
11 September 2017 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

Wed 23 Aug 2017
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.

Away from Avebury: pop-up exhibition

Wed 23 Aug 2017
11:00-16:00
The exhibition 'Away from Avebury' will return to the Servants' Hall at Avebury Manor. Delve into the adventures of some of Avebury's past owners as you discover where they journeyed to.

Second hand book shop

Wed 23 Aug 2017
11:00-17:00
Delve into Avebury's second hand book shop and browse a range of titles to discover a hidden gem. Most books cost £1 and all money raised goes towards protecting Avebury for ever, for everyone.

Summer of play at Avebury

Wed 23 Aug 2017
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 23 Aug 2017
12:00-16:00
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 24 Aug 2017
12:00-16:00
Discover what it's like to be an archaeologist with hands-on children's activities in the Museum Barn.