image for Walking Route item typeNorth Bedfordshire Wolds - Little Staughton at Bedford

Walking Route

Town - Bedford

Town - Bedford


High Street,
MK40 1RN


This countryside walk crosses the county border into Cambridgeshire and passes a well preserved moated site with earthworks.

How to get there by car: Little Staughton lies about 8 miles (13km) north of Bedford. Take the B660 out of Bedford until you reach the village of Keysoe, then turn right following the signs to Little Staughton.

Please park carefully at the end of Church Lane or if you wish, call at the walker friendly pub, The Crown.

Start Description This circular walk starts from either The Crown Public House car park or from All Saints Church in Church Lane.

Start Nat GR TL106629

Walk Route: Little Staughton

Miles: 4


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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