Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble

Short steep climb to an ancient burial mound


Route outline for walk bu109:

Great Kimble  -  The North Bucks Way  -  Askett  -  Monks Risborough  -  Whiteleaf  -  The Icknield Way  -  The Ridgeway  -  Whiteleaf Cross  -  Cadsden  -  Grangelands And Pulpit Hill Nature Reserve  -  Chequer's Knap  -  The North Bucks Way  -  Great Kimble



National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Icknield Way, a 166km (103 miles) linear footpath connecting Ivinghoe Beacon in Buckinghamshire, England with Knettishall Heath in Suffolk, England. The Icknield Way is waymarked by a Flint Axe Emblem. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Icknield Way.

Part of this walk also follows a section of The North Bucks Way, a 56km (35 miles) linear footpath connecting Chequer's Knap, Great Kimble in Buckinghamshire, England with Wolverton in Buckinghamshire, England. The North Bucks Way is waymarked by orange arrows. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The North Bucks Way.

Part of this walk also follows a section of The Ridgeway, a 137km (85 miles) linear footpath connecting Overton in Wiltshire, England with Ivinghoe Beacon in Buckinghamshire, England. The Ridgeway is waymarked by a National Trail Acorn. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Ridgeway.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 181
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 165
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble

In no particular order . . .

Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble - Monks Risborough war memorial

Monks Risborough war memorial

Photo: Pat Connell (4)

Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble - The stunning view from the summit of Whiteleaf Cross

The stunning view from the summit of Whiteleaf Cross

Photo: Pat Connell (6)

Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble - Great Kimble church

Great Kimble church

Photo: Pat Connell (2)

Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble - The Ridgeway on the summit of Whiteleaf Cross

The Ridgeway on the summit of Whiteleaf Cross

Photo: Pat Connell (7)

Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble - Rapeseed in bloom on The Ridgeway near Bledlow

Rapeseed in bloom on The Ridgeway near Bledlow

Photo: Peter McClure (1)

Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble - Monks Risborough church

Monks Risborough church

Photo: Pat Connell (3)

Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble - Great Kimble church

Great Kimble church

Photo: Pat Connell (1)

Walk bu109 Whiteleaf Cross from Great Kimble - The bench on the top of Whiteleaf Cross

The bench on the top of Whiteleaf Cross

Photo: Pat Connell (5)


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