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Walking Route

Ouse Valley Way - Bedford to Grt Barford

Ouse Valley Way - Bedford to Grt Barford

Details

Following the Ouse river from the historic town of Bedford to Great Barford, the route passes alongside Priory Country Park, the Ancient Monument at the Danish Camp and the attractive village of Willington.

Start Point: The route begins at the Town Bridge in the centre of Bedford. Start Nat GR: TL052495

How to get there by car/parking: Bedford is located on the junction of the A6, A421 and A428, about 15 miles north-east of Milton Keynes and 18 miles north of Luton. It is around 40 miles north of London and is reached via the A421, from junction 13 of the M1 motorway. There is parking along The Embankment in Bedford, or at Priory Country Park.

Walk Route: Bedford - Willington - Great Barford (of historical and of natural interest)

Miles: 7

Directions

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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