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Explore Hale
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Hale wood is a long, narrow wood on the top of the Chilterns ridge. The Ridgeway National Trail runs the length of the wood. There are a variety of tree species but the predominant species is conifer. There is a gravel track running most of the length of the wood and a number of paths and trails linking onto this track including public footpaths.

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Last updated: 10th August 2016

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