image for Walking Route item typeBedford Park Tree Trail at Bedford

Walking Route

Town - Bedford

Town - Bedford


High Street,
MK40 1RN


Discover some of the more unusual trees (and Bedfordshire Champions!) in Bedford Park on this self-guided trail.

Bedford is easily accessible from the M1 via the A421 or from the A1 via the A603. Bedford Park is situated to the north of the town centre - take the B660 (Kimbolton Road) and turn left at Park Avenue. Bedford Park is situated along the right hand side.

Parking is available along Park Avenue and there is a car park at Robinson Pool.

Start description: This walk starts and finishes at the main gates to the Park, opposite De Parys' Avenue.

Start Nat GR TL050507

Walk Route: Bedford

Access: Style Free


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Map reference: TL 051497  Lat: 52.13560 Long: -0.46582

The County Town of Bedfordshire, located on the junction of the A6, A421 and A428, about 15 miles north-east of Milton Keynes and 18 miles north of Luton. Bedford is around 40 miles north of London and is reached via the A421, from junction 13 of the M1 motorway.

Bus: Bedfordshire Bus Info line: 01234 228337, Mon - Fri 8.30am - 5pm
Travel Line: 0870 6082608, 7 days a week, 7am -10pm
Train: National Rail Enquiries: 08457 484950 24 hour service

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from St John Bedford Rail station