Short Walks in Bedfordshire

Willian Arboretum

Description and Walk

From the car park set off along the sandy path, past the carving of Telford Morton, through the wooden gates at the end of the path, and across the Wymondley Road. Walk into the woods and find your way to the large field shown in the picture. Therafter, follow the route shown, or else do your own thing.

See our short video at the bottom of this page.

 

Willian Arboretum walking route

 

Parking

Parking is Free.

Parking address: Roxley Court Lane, off Wymondley Road, Willian, Letchworth, SG6 2UD.

Roxley Court Lane is a narrow lane that is also a dead-end road. The Manor Wood car park is at the bottom of the lane on the right-side.

Although the car park is not large we have never been there and discovered that it is too full to park. Parking here is free at the time of writing.

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Entrance to WIllian Arboretum car park

Entrance to public car park

Car parking at Willian Arboretum

Alternative view of car park

Place/s to Eat

We don't really know of anywhere very near to Willian Arboretum, but the Fox at Willian gastropub gets good reviews. Presumably it's not cheap, though.

Address: 1870 Willian Rd, Letchworth Garden City SG6 2AE

The Fox Inn at WIllian

Willian Arboretum/Manor Wood

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Further Information

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The Fox pub page here.

Google map here.

PDF with details

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