image for Country Park item typeHarrold-Odell Country Park

  • Green Flag Award

Country Park, free entry

GREEN FLAG AWARD, CPRE Award for Community Orchard Project.


Carlton Road,
MK43 7DS


Cafe opens daily 9-4pm. Fishing via Vauxhall Angling Club. Nature reserve, river and lakeside walks. Picnic areas, skateboard park. Guided walk by prior arrangement. Education groups welcome, booking required. Car park for 100+ cars. A beautiful, tranquil location.

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedGuided tours for groups

Opening Details

Open all the time

Open all year. Cafe open 9-4pm Oct-Apr, Sunday 5pm. 9-5pm May-Sept, Sunday 6pm.


Free entry

Education groups and guided walks £2 per head.


See location of Harrold-Odell Country Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SP 956567  Lat: 52.20033 Long: -0.60203

By Road:
Take the A428 to Turvey. Follow signposts to Carlton and brown signposts to the park.

By Public Transport:
From Bedford station it is 8 miles to Harrold-Odell Country Park.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups