Bedfordshire

Places to visit

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What's on...

With spring on the way we have lots of events planned. Cadbury is once again supporting us to host this year’s Easter Egg Trails. What will take your fancy? There's so much to celebrate this season and lots of ways to join in.

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The stunning sunsets, from on top of Dunstable Downs 

The stunning sunsets, from on top of Dunstable Downs

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The miles of paths, perfect for exploring on bike and foot © John Miller

The miles of paths, perfect for exploring on bike and foot

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Keep your eyes peeled for the majestic red kite hovering overhead  © Barry Boswell

Keep your eyes peeled for the majestic red kite hovering overhead

Our favourite outdoor activities

Kite flying

Kite-flying at Dunstable Downs © Fisheye Images

The highest point in the East of England (and possibly the windiest too!) - Dunstable Downs is the perfect place to go for a spot of kite flying. Come and experience the thrill for yourself.
 

Natural play areas

Children can play on a natural playscape in Chute Wood © Fisheye Images

Do your kids love the outdoors? Come and explore Chute Wood at Dunstable Downs, where our rangers have been busy creating a natural play area.

Also in the area

The dovecote is a great spot for bird-watching © National Trust

Enjoy the tranquil setting of Willington Dovecote and Stables, with its 16th-century stone-built buildings, nestling alongside Willington church in Bedfordshire. Did you know it's home to over 1,500 pigeons!

Our rangers

Follow some of our rangers as they keep us posted with the latest news, events, sightings and photos from around the Chiltens. We hope you enjoy our places as much as we do.