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Old Warden Circular Walk

Explore the countryside around the pretty villages of Old Warden, Northill and Ickwell Green. Stunning landscape views and walks through the woodlands and villages offer an insight into the history of the area.

There is parking at Old Warden Village Hall car park - please park considerately. There is alternative parking at St Leonard's Church or in Northill or Ickwell.

Start/Finish Point
Old Warden church is the suggested starting point. However, you can begin at any other point and walk in either direction.

General Information
Length: 7¾ miles (12.5km)   Time: 4 hours

Surface Types: You will walk across surface types ranging from hard and firm with no stones greater than 5mm in size, to grass or uncultivated earth paths with and without ruts.
Stile free:

There are two pubs - The Hare and Hounds in Old Warden and The Crown in Old Warden

Route Description
Click here to download the route description and map.

Please note, this leaflet refers to the Birds of Prey Centre in Shuttleworth Estate. This has now moved to Cotton End.

This is one of a series of circular walk leaflets produced by Central Bedfordshire Council.

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