Short Walks in Bedfordshire and Surrounding Areas

Below is a list of nice places to visit and walk around in Bedfordshire and the near beyond. Click on the relevant details link to see the page for that walk. Each of the locations has a short video to show you what is there.

Ampthill Great Park

Woburn Street, Amptill, Bedfordshire - 160 acre park.


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Ashridge Estate

Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Hertfordshire - 5000 acre estate.


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Bedford Park

Park Avenue, Bedford, Bedfordshire - A Large Victorian park with pavilion and bandstand.


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Barton Hills

A walk along the Hills and a visit to the spings. Barton-le-Clay, Bedfordshire.


Canal Walk at Cosgrove

A walk by the Grand Union Canal at Cosgrove, in Milton Keynes.


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Harrold-Odell Country Park

A walk in the 144 acre Harrold Odell Country Park in Harrold, Bedfordshire.


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Heartwood Forest

An 858 acre new forest near Sandridge in Hertfordshire.


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Great Ouse River at Willington

A walk beside the river Great Ouse, near the Danish Camp at Willington.


Paxton Pits, Cambs.

Nature reserve: meadows, lakes, and a walk by the Ouse Valley Way River Trail. Little Paxton, Cambridgeshire. Details

Priory Country Park

360 acre green space made up of lakes, meadows and woodland in Bedford, Beds.


River Lea in Ware

Enjoy a walk beside the River Lea in the middle of Ware, Hertfordshire.


Rowney Warren

Woodland walk at Rowney Warren, near Chicksands, Bedordshire.


Rushmere Country Park

Explore 400 acres of woodland at The Rushmere Country Park, Heath and Reach, Bedfordshire.


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Sharpenhoe Clappers

Sharpenhoe Clappers is a classic chalk escarpment and an area of natural beauty. Sharpenhoe, Beds.


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Three Locks

A walk by the Three Locks at Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire.


The Forest of Marston Vale

A walk in the Forest of Marston Vale, Bedfordshire.


Willian Arboretum

A walk in Manor Woods and the Willian Arboretum at Willian, Letchworth, Hertfordshire.


Weston Turville Reservoir

A walk around the reservoir at Weston Turville, Buckinghamshire.


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