Dacorum is ideal if you enjoy the outdoor space and want to take in the scenery that is on offer and with numerous areas of outstanding natural beauty you will never be short of places to visit.

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Box Moor Trust, Hemel Hempstead

Founded in 1594, The Box Moor Trust manages some 480 acres of agricultural and amenity land for the benefit of the inhabitants of Hemel Hempstead and Bovingdon. A registered charity, the Trust's mission is to manage the estate in an environmentally sensitive manner for recreation, biodiversity, the provision of diverse opportunities for lifelong learning and to ensure that the enjoyment of such initiatives is accessible to all.

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Tring Park, Tring

Tring Park is 104 stunning hectares of mixed woodland and chalk grassland which lies on the outskirts of Tring and is managed by the Woodland Trust.

It is an impressive place to explore and great for relaxation, particularly in the attractive open areas dotted with large individual trees and the occasional new planting.

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Ashridge Estate, Ashridge

5000 acres of countryside designated both a SSSI and an AONB with miles of footpaths to guide you through ancient woodland, open parkland, and chalk downland.

Relax and unwind in idyllic picnic sports, sample freshly made food at the Brownlows Cafe or indulge some retail therapy at the National Trust Shop.

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Waterways Experiences, Nash Mills

Waterways Experiences is a registered charity. Our mission is to promote well-being by providing affordable canal boat trips particularly for the disadvantaged.

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Little Hay Golf Complex, Bovingdon, Hemel Hempstead

Set in the rolling Chiltern Hills, Little Hay Golf Complex boasts picturesque panoramic views.  Everyone is welcome as you don’t need to be a member, or even have a handicap to play the stunning 18 hole course. 

What’s more there is also a pitch and putt course and driving range available!

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Tring Reservoir, Tring

Tring Reservoir is a haven for wildlife and among the best bird watching in Southern England.

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Grand Union Canal,

Runs through Dacorum, from Kings Langley and pass Tring

The Grand Union Canal is Britain’s longest, the trunk route of the canals, linking London to Birmingham passing through rolling countryside, industrial towns and peaceful villages.

Family days out

The Grand Union Canal is bursting with bustling locks, peaceful walks, areas of living history and wildlife. We've put together some free guides to the best family days out in your area.

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College Lake, Tring


The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust protects wildlife and enhances iconic landscapes across our three counties. We look after 86 nature reserves, run events, speak up for wildlife and inspire thousands of children to discover the joys of the natural world.

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