Gazette reporter Abena Bailey is among hundreds of walkers who are gearing up to take on the Chilterns 3 Peaks Walk to raise money for Iain Rennie Grove House Hospice Care.
The sponsored event on Sunday, September 16 will see people take part in a five, nine or 18 miles hike along the beautiful Chilterns Ridgeway, taking in Whiteleaf Cross, Coombe Hill and Ivinghoe Beacon.
The walk is in its fourth year and has raised thousands of pounds for the hospice charity that supports people will terminal and life limiting illnesses in the area.
Abena will be Tweeting her experience along the route @abenabailey and has set up a Just Giving page for people to sponsor her. Visit www.justgiving.com/Abena-BaileyChilterns3PeaksChallenge