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Walking Route

Turvey Trails - 4 mile walk

Turvey Trails - 4 mile walk

Details

This nature walk is 6km or 4 miles, taking in the beautiful countryside around the historic village of Turvey. There are chances to see birds such as skylarks, buzzards and hobbies, as well as butterflies such as the Purple Hairstreak. There are magnificent views across the countryside to the south west.

Start Point: Begin at the Corner stones and turn left into Carlton Road. Start Nat GR: TL941524

How to get there by car/parking: Turvey is on the A428, 8 miles west of Bedford. There is street parking off the High Street in Turvey.

Walk Route: Turvey (Historical interest)

Miles: 4

Directions

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Map reference: SP 945524  Lat: 52.16178 Long: -0.61989

Turvey is situated on the A428 about 7 miles west of Bedford. A frequent bus service (up to hourly) operates between Bedford and Northampton Routes X2 and X3. A villager bus occasionally operates from Milton Keynes one day a week (Thursdays)

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