Forest Centre to Bedford
St Johns Station
and the Grange Estate

Introduction
Leaving the Forest Centre, travel by train to Bedford St John’s station, then walk or cycle through Bedford’s floodplain to Priory Country Park, the Grange Estate and the village of Willington, all of which form part of the Bedford River Valley Park.

The Forest Centre is just off the A421 at Marston Moreteyne and is only a few minutes from Junction 13 of the M1.  Just follow the brown tourist signs marked Forest Centre.

Parking is available at the Forest Centre (charges apply)
 

Start/Finish Point
The walk starts and ends at the Forest Centre.
 

General Information
Length: 6.5 miles (10.5 km)  Walking Time:3 hours
 

 Route Description
See map for route description.
 

 Acknowledgements
This walk was produced by Forest Volunteers, the British Horse Society, Bedford Borough Council, Central Bedfordshire Council and Marston P3 Group.