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Walking Route

Village - Marston Moretaine

Village - Marston Moretaine

Details

Leaving the Forest Centre, travel by train to Bedford St John's station, then walk or cycle through Bedford's floodplain to Priory Country Park, the Grange Estate and the village of Willington, all of which form part of the Bedford River Valley Park.

The Forest Centre is just off the A421 at Marston Moretaine and is only a few minutes from Junction 13 of the M1. Just follow the brown tourist signs marked Forest Centre.

Parking is available at the Forest Centre.

Start description
This circular walk starts from the Forest Centre at Marston Moretaine.

Start Nat GR TL 004417

Walk Route: Marston Moretaine, Willington, Bedford

Miles: 6

Directions

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Map reference: SP 997416  Lat: 52.06380 Long: -0.54705

Marston Moretaine is off the A421, approximately 4 miles north-east of junction 13 of the M1 between Bedford and Milton Keynes.

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: 1 mile from Millbrook Rail station