image for Forest or Woodland item typeKempston Wood End - Place to Unwind at Kempston

Forest or Woodland

Kempston - Town

Kempston - Town


High Street,
MK42 7BT


Kempston Wood End is one of the few ancient semi natural woods of any size left in the Marston Vale. The wood is easily accessible on foot and has a network of paths already in existence. (Natural Interest)

Start/Finish Point:The wood can be accessed via public footpaths from the B560, West End Road. Start SP995470.

How to get there by car/Parking: Kempston Wood End can be accessed from either Kempston, west of Bedford, or from the A421 via Wootton. There is limited parking. Please park thoughtfully.


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Map reference: TL 026474  Lat: 52.11540 Long: -0.50302

A town about 1½ miles to the west of Bedford town centre, reached via the B531.

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Kempston Hardwick station