Wiltshire Landscape walking challenge

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.

  • Booking not needed

The walking challenge pack includes a map holder, a set of twelve self-guided walks, information about the walks and a free cup of tea at Avebury. Each walk describes the landscape 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 £12.00

The basics

Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
You can purchase the walking challenge pack via the National Trust online shop.
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 walk, but are welcome on a lead and under control on the rest of the walks.
Other
Once purchased 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. The walks included cover: Avebury and Windmill Hill Calstone and Cherhill Downs Cley Hill Dinton Park Figsbury Ring Lockeridge Dene Pepperbox Hill Piggledene Stonehenge Sutton Lane Meadows The Coombes at Hinton Parva Whitebarrow

Times

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

Thu 19 Sep 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

Thu 19 Sep 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.

Still digging ... Recent excavations around Avebury

Thu 19 Sep 2019
10:00-17:30
This year at Avebury we’ll be shining a light on recent excavations through a pop up exhibition in the Barn gallery. This exhibition will highlight many of the results of those excavations alongside a selection of the artefacts discovered.

Alexander Keiller’s Avebury Manor: pop-up exhibition

Thu 19 Sep 2019
11:00-16:00
Discover how Avebury Manor looked during the years it was owned by the excavator of Avebury stone circles, Alexander Keiller.

Avebury art: sculpture exhibition in the garden

Thu 19 Sep 2019
11:00-17:00
The garden at Avebury Manor is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy. Continue to experience the garden's beauty and tranquility with an exhibition of outdoor sculptures.

Autumn foraging course

Sat 21 Sep 2019
10:30-14:30
Discover some of nature's wild food secrets on this half-day foraging course with Fred Gillam. You'll be able to enjoy walking through the Avebury landscape as Fred teaches you how to identify plants growing in our hedgerows, fields and woods.