image for Walking Route item typePriory Country Park - Lakeside Wildlife Trail at Bedford

Walking Route

Town - Bedford

Town - Bedford

Details

A walk around the Priory Lake of about 1½ miles. This walk is mainly flat and is on a surfaced path.

Priory Country Park is signposted from the A5140 to the east of Bedford town centre.
Priory Park has three main entrances. Two on the north side; off Barkers Lane and off Riverside Drive. The third is on the south side between Cardington Road and the A421.

There are car parks at the main entrances as well as at Aspects Leisure Centre.

Start Description Start from the Visitor Centre.

Start Nat GR TL072493

Walk Route: Bedford

Miles: 2

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