Stone and the River Thame is a 3.7 mile loop trail located near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips.

Length3.7 miElevation gain390 ftRoute typeLoop
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This circular walk falls into three parts, all roughly the same length. The first part is characterised by fieldside footpath walking and includes a moment passing through a farmyard, whilst the third part involves a climb uphill along made up driveway, but still through countryside. It is the middle part that is the star of the show though, as you walk alongside different branches of the sleepy River Thame, ending up at the entrance to Eythorpe Park. This section positively cries out for a rug and a picnic, or maybe a book, to while away a sunny afternoon doing nothing in particular. The walk covers around four miles and takes about eighty minutes of walking. Unless it has been exceptionally dry, walking boots are recommended.

Stone sits on the A418 between Aylesbury and Thame, both of which are served by the Chiltern Line. Park either in the layby on the A418 outside Stone Village Hall (HP17 8PB) or in Eythorpe Road opposite the starting point.

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Robin parker
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Arron Woodman
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Very very muddy and waterlogged in places, wellies recommended

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Nicky Crockatt
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Louise Stanton
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Fantastic! Muddy but great!!

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Paul Morris
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Sarah Leslie
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Kevin Lamers
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Emma Frames
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Good good good

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MD •
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Nice walk overall, some good views and pleasant paths through fields (with cows), couple of bridges and attractive houses. Route map was spot on and easy to navigate, the only part we didn’t enjoy as much was walking back along Eythrope Rd (where we parked) which was uphill and not as interesting, but I guess you could walk down that way first

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Benncc User
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Easy to follow with great views by the river. Undulating but not challenging. Recommended. 7km thereabouts, parking in a nearby residential street.

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Will Anderson
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Fantastic walk. Slightly longer then the route says. It’s 5.5 miles but really really pretty. Few cows about to be aware of for dogs.

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Ian Craig
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CURRENTLY PARTLY CLOSED As the Bridge over the river is in a bad state and is closed for repair.

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Kate Randall
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Beautiful trail which was not too difficult. Lovely in warm weather!

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sammii-jo green
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i love this walk, I have done the whole thing and also in smaller sections

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Martin B
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Lovely walk along Them river and farmland. super good for dog walking

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Sam Dives
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Lovely walk around the river, dog friendly seems to be well maintained as well. Will be doing this walk again

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Christopher Page
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Nice walk around the river Thame

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Karen Hall
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A lovely walk after a bland start - well worth it for the many beautiful stretches of river. Mainly easy-to-follow (leave the lone tree to your left in the middle of the field in section no. 2). Will repeat with appropriate footwear for the likely muddy matches in winter.

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Paul Paul
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Very muddy in winter

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Finn McGourty
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Gary Cranfield
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Emma Fellows
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Natasha P
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Kieran Hyland
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Mohamed Dabbour
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John Watson
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Rachel Humphreys
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Kate Randall
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Phil Curtis
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Johanna Greenall
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