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Coombe Hill

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Outdoor treat with great views

Whether you're a local or a visitor to this area of the Chilterns this is the 'go to' destination... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
Vaughan D
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Quedgeley, United Kingdom
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Amazing views of the Chilterns

It's quite a slog up to the Boer War memorial at the top of Coombe Hill, but the spectacular views... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2018
Nicholas H
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London, United Kingdom
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Lodge Hill, Butlers Cross | OS Map grid reference for parking and entrance: SP851062, Aylesbury HP17 0UR, England
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Whether you're a local or a visitor to this area of the Chilterns this is the 'go to' destination whatever the season and whatever the weather. Choose either a steady climb from Wendover town or take the car up via Dunsmore to the car park...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Vaughan D
Reviewed February 6, 2018

It's quite a slog up to the Boer War memorial at the top of Coombe Hill, but the spectacular views of the Chilterns are worth every lung busting step. It's usually windy up here and this time it was an icy blast, but it didn't...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Go to this place all the time. Wrap up warm in winter, gloves and scarves a must. Fabulous place to walk dogs, super muddy off the beaten track so long wellies needed. Enough parking and an ice cream van there most of the year. Views...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Hadn’t been here for a while but went up just before Christmas and could only see about 10 feet ahead due to the fog but a cool breeze and all that fresh air was still enjoyable as we sat and chatted and had a hot...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 7, 2017

One of my favourite places on earth. A lovely walk with some steep bits is rewarded by the best views of the Chiltern Hills especially on a clear day. Make sure you wrap up warm though, especially in the winter as the wind is bitter...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Perfect for an afternoon with the kids. Wrap up warm in winter (the winds whip up) or bring a picnic in summer but enjoy the stunning views and often the cows, sheep and Red Kites. Either drive and park at the top or walk up...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

There is off street parking or station parking at wendover railway station, which on a Sunday is quite (£4.50 for the day). This is a circular walk of about 3miles and climbs in elevation about 500 feet but when you get to the monument at...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Here you can really gain a birds eye view on the beautiful Vale of Aylesbury. It such a panoramic scene and you feel you can reach out and touch places that are so many miles away.Only from here can you really put Aylesbury and the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank lowry0195
Reviewed October 30, 2017

free parking, stunning views of the whole of Buckinghamshire, good parking and stunning monument, go on a clear day and you can see for miles

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank whamtastic
Reviewed October 20, 2017

As the highest point in the Chilterns, you certainly get a good view! Best to go on a sunny/ clear day as it can get blustery being so high up. There are some lovely walks in the area. There is plenty of non-hilly walking around...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Jairo O
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Parking is available at the top of the hill so no climbing is necessary. Parking at the bottom is not an option as that is close to Checkers and there is no space available.
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