Ashridge Estate, Buckinghamshire

A visitor cycling along a track through through autumnal woodland on the Ashridge Estate, Hertfordshire

A great swathe of beautiful woodlands and hilly grassland, in the heart of the Chilterns - Ashridge is a great place to explore by bike.

Keep your eyes peeled for fallow deer and all kinds of wildflowers, butterflies and fungi. The estate also has a fascinating history, including a very tall monument near the visitor centre, a prehistoric hill fort at Ivinghoe Beacon and an old windmill at Pitstone.