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River, bridge, church in blue/white disc, not signed on fieldsNorth Bedfordshire Heritage Trail


113 km / 70 miles
The Trail was devised by the late Gordon Edwards of the Ivel Valley Group of the Ramblers around the year 2000 aiming to attract walkers to discover the underrated area of North Bedfordshire and its heritage. The Trail passes through 23 villages in Bedford and Bedfordshire including Bromham, Odell, Riseley, Wilden and Sandy, long with two country parks and goes by 30 public houses. It connects with the Greensand Ridge Walk at Sandy, Old Warden and Everton and also with the John Bunyan Trail at Bromham Mill.


Waymark: River, bridge, church in blue/white disc, not signed on fields
Path Type: Other Paths
Waymark: River, bridge, church in blue/white disc, not signed on fields
Attributes: Easy
Start and Finish: TL049496 - St Paul's Square, Bedford, Bedfordshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: LetsGo! - North Bedfordshire Heritage Trail

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download North Bedfordshire Heritage Trail  (Ivel Valley Walkers  - 2015 ) Download


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Bunk House
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22 km
Walkers are Welcome
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86 km

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Route Profile:

111.4 km (69.2 miles)
843 m (2,766 ft) ascent
94 m (308 ft)  maximum height

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