image for Forest or Woodland item typeMaulden Wood - Place to Unwind at Maulden

Forest or Woodland

Maulden Wood - Place to Unwind

Maulden Wood - Place to Unwind


Ampthill Road,
MK45 2DA


Maulden Wood offers a variety of habitats including grassland, broadleaf woodland and conifers, areas of which are designated Sites of Special Scientific Interest. There is a waymarked track through the wood. Maulden Wood is managed by the Forestry Commission. (Natural Interest)

Start/Finish Point: The site is accessed from the car park. Start Nat GR TL070390.

How to get there by car/Parking: Maulden Wood lies just to the north of Clophill which lies on the A6, south of Bedford. The wood is accessed from the Deadman's Hill lay-by on the north bound A6, adjacent to the wood.

There is plenty of parking in the A6 lay-by at Maulden Wood but please don't use the gated car park at the Working Woodlands Centre as this is not a public car park


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Map reference: TL 056379  Lat: 52.02946 Long: -0.46216

A village about 8 miles south of Bedford and 12 miles north-west of Luton. Follow the B530 from Bedford to Ampthill, and then turn left towards Maulden.

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: 2 miles from Flitwick rail station