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Food shop - 1.1 miles to Mason's, Pitstone or 4.2 miles to Tesco, Tring.
Pick Your Own - 5 minutes drive away. Produce varies according to season. Open June to October.
Tring Train Station - 5 minutes drive away. On the London Midland Line (Euston 45mins)
Indoor Heated Pool - Tring 4.1 miles Sportspace Tring Swimming Pool http://www.sportspace.co.uk/sportspace/default.asp?step=6&id=3
Golf Course - Ivinghoe Golf Club 0.7 miles http://www.golfshopbuckinghamshire.co.uk
Motorhome Hire and Motorhome rental in the UK - Just Go!
Campfire Grill Company: http://www.campfirecookinggrill.co.uk/
The Village Swan, Ivinghoe Aston (30minute walk), 01525 220544 Please call ahead (especially on weekends) http://thevillageswan.com/
Rose and Crown Pub, Ivinghoe (0.6miles), 01296 668 472: http://roseandcrownivinghoe.com/
The Greyhound Inn, Aldbury 01442 851228: http://www.greyhoundaldbury.co.uk/
The Valiant Trooper, Aldbury 01442 851203, http://www.valianttrooper.co.uk/index.html
The Grand Junction Arms, Bulbourne (2.5 miles) 01442 891 400
The Red Lion Pub, Dagnall (3.2miles): http://www.theredliondagnall.co.uk/index.html
The Haldi, Pitstone (0.7 miles), 01296 662204/661223: http://thehaldipitstone.co.uk/ Local indian restaurant in between Ivinghoe and Pitstone. Takeaway and eat in.
Grand Union Canal: Lots of walks along the canal, the closest being Marsworth, with parking and a tea room. http://www.grandunioncanal.co.uk/Grand-Union-Canal-L.html
Ridgeway Path information: http://www.nationaltrail.co.uk/ridgeway/
Wendover Woods - where there are several trails, picnic and BBQ areas and numerous woodland walks with views over the Vale of Aylesbury. Cafe on site. http://www.forestry.gov.uk/
College Lake, Bulbourne -
Once a chalk quarry, College Lake is now one of the Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust's flagship nature reserves. The transformation is a fantastic example of what people passionate about wildlife can bring about through a shared vision and sheer determination. Thanks to the hard work of BBOWT staff and volunteers, this thriving nature reserve now supports more than 1,000 different wildlife species. An eco visitor centre with stunning views of the lakes opened to the public in 2010.
Ascott House, Wing, LU7 0PS (National Trust) http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ascott
Mead Open Farm, Billington, LU7 9JH. Approx 10 mins. Large indoor playbarn, cafe, play areas and animals http://www.meadopenfarm.co.uk/
Natural History Museum, Tring, HP23 6AP. Approx 10 mins. Offers inside entertainment for a rainy day! http://www.nhm.ac.uk/tring/index.html
Whipsnade Zoo, LU6 2LF. Approx 10 mins. http://www.zsl.org/zsl-whipsnade-zoo//
The Windmill at Pitstone (National Trust) http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/pitstone-windmill
Woburn Safari Park, MK17 9QN. Approx 30 mins. http://www.woburn.co.uk/safari/
Warner Brothers Studio Tour, WD25 7LR, approx 30 mins. https://www.wbstudiotour.co.uk/
Go Ape, Wendover, Wendover Woodland Park St Leonard's Road, Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire HP22 5NF http://goape.co.uk/days-out/wendover Tree top adventure day out.
Ronnie Sunshines, Berkhamsted HP4 1EG. Approx 15 mins. Indoor air rifle shooting range, enjoy some fun packed shooting, over 100 targets on 5 lanes. Gun Hire & Tuition available.
- Hastoe Riding School, Tring - One hour hack rides (£27.50 adult / £25.50 children); pen rides for children also available. Riding boots/boots required along with long sleeved shirts. http://www.hastoehillriding.co.uk/
- Bury Farm, Slapton - Pen rides and escorted hacks http://www.buryfarmestates.co.uk/
- Rockland, Ivinghoe Aston - Pen rides
- Liscombe Park, Soulbury - Hack rides (£23.50 adult / £21.50 children). Riding boots, long trousers and long sleeved shirts required. http://www.liscombepark-ec.co.uk/
Experience the Country, Newton Longville MK17 0BU: A range of activities including 4X4 Off Road Driving, Segways, Laser Tag, Truck Driving, Archery, Fly Fishing, Clay Shooting and more
Electric Bike Tours:
Enjoy a day out exploring Hertfordshire’s historical places and countryside on an electric bike. Guided tours from Berkhamsted from June-August. Visit the castle, enjoy a cream tea, museums, country houses and a vineyard.
Farm campsites in Europe: http://www.kamperen-bij-de-boer.com/
Ashridge (National Trust) - this estate of woodland, commonland and downland covers 6 square miles and runs along the edge of the Chiltern ridge. Tea room. http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Chiltern Cycleway, a 170 mile circular cycle route through the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, taking in the best of Chilterns scenery: http://www.chilternsaonb.org/cycleway/
College Lake Nature Reserve - Once a chalk quarry, College Lake is now one of the Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust's flagship nature reserves. Thanks to the hard work of BBOWT staff and volunteers, this thriving nature reserve now supports more than 1,000 different wildlife species. An eco visitor centre with stunning views of the lakes opened to the public in 2010. (No dogs allowed)