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Ampthill and Clophill Circular
Introduction to Walk 3513

Photo from the walk - Ampthill and Clophill Circular

County/Area - Bedfordshire

Author - Donald Morton

Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Ascent - 400 feet / 121 metres

Time - 6 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Bedfordshire walk starts off through the older parts of the ancient town of Ampthill, and continues through open farm land to Clophill. Here it joins the Greensand Ridge Walk to return to Ampthill. The latter part of the walk provides panoramic views and along the way there are several points of historic interest. There are also several opportunities for refreshment. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


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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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