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
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.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
16 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
17 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
18 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
19 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
20 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
21 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
22 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
23 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
24 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
25 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
26 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
27 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
28 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
29 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
30 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
31 January 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
1 February 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
2 February 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
3 February 2018 01:00 - 23:59 Available
4 February 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 16 Jan 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.

February half-term fun

Sat 10 Feb 2018
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 how to survive prehistory with a Museum trail and every day there will be storytelling in the new book shop.

Valentine's afternoon tea

Sun 11 Feb 2018
12:00-15:30
The Tea-room at Avebury Manor is the perfect place to treat your loved one to a romantic afternoon tea. The period-style atmosphere complete with books and mismatched china makes this a memorable experience for you to enjoy.

Landscape walk - East of Avebury circuit

Sun 25 Feb 2018
13:00-15:30
The East of Avebury circuit heads out of the stone circle towards the Ridgeway, taking in prehistoric round barrows before returning by the Avenue. The volunteer guide will help you unlock the history of the landscape as you walk.

World Book Day

Sat 03 Mar 2018
10:00-16:00
Visit the shop at Avebury and buy a special book with your World Book Day token.