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Woburn Circular
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Photo from the walk - Woburn Circular

County/Area - Bedfordshire & Buckinghamshire

Author - Donald Morton

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 400 feet / 121 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Bedfordshire walk starts in Woburn, a well preserved Georgian village. For the first stretch it follows the Greensands Ridge Walk mainly through woods but with some open stretches with wider views. The middle section passes over natural heathland and National Nature Reserve. Both are SSSIs and full of things to look out for depending on the time of year. The final section is in rolling open country, with fairly large fields, a mixture of arable and live stock. There are plenty of opportunities for refreshment when you return to Woburn, but it is not certain that they would all welcome muddy boots.


 

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The parkland of Woburn Abbey and Eversholt from Woburn
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Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
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0.1 miles / 0.1 km away
Woburn Estates Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1689
0.1 miles / 0.1 km away
Woburn Abbey, Eversholt & Milton Bryan from Woburn
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 9.6 miles / 15.6 km
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Circular from Old Linslade (or Leighton Buzzard)
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Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
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5.6 miles / 8.9 km away
Circular from Ampthill through Steppingley
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Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
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5.6 miles / 8.9 km away
Ampthill and Clophill Circular
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Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
Walk 3409
9.0 miles / 14.5 km away
The Three Counties Tops
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 17.0 miles / 27.6 km
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Dunstable Downs Circular
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Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 3089
9.2 miles / 14.7 km away
Dunstable Downs & Totternhoe from Robertson Corner
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.8 miles / 14.3 km
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9.2 miles / 14.7 km away
Five Knolls & Totternhoe from Robertson Corner
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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