Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

A frosty day on Dunstable Downs

Important notice -

The Chiltern Gateway Centre will be open until 3pm today and the car parks will be closing at this time. The conditions are very icy up here on the Downs. Please take care and note that the car parks have a significant amount of frozen snow on them.

Extensive chalk and grassland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

More about this place

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Things to see and do 

Kite Sports and Flying at Dunstable Downs

Dunstable Downs things to see and do

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

What's on

Upcoming events

Christmas Snowman Flowers

Sat 16 Dec 2017
10:00-11:00
Creative children's workshop with Edlesborough Flowers to make your very own floral snowman . Perfect for the Christmas table!

Winter Solstice Evening

Thu 21 Dec 2017
18:00-20:00
A Winter evening of merriment complete with Winter Lantern Walk, Mummers play and Morris Dancing.

Christmas Table Decoration workshop

Fri 22 Dec 2017
10:00-11:30
Create the perfect handmade Festive center piece for your Christmas table.

Boxing Day 'Burn Off Christmas' Walk

Tue 26 Dec 2017
11:00-13:00
Need an excuse to get outdoors and get rid of that bloated feeling? Then join us for a breath of fresh air on this approximately 2 hour walk led by one of our Rangers.

New Year's Resolution Walk

Mon 01 Jan 2018
11:00-13:00
Was your New Year's resolution to get outdoors more? Exercise more? Get fitter? Take the time to enjoy nature? Then join us for a breath of fresh air on this one and a half hour to 2hr walk led by one of our rangers.

Kite Festival

Sat 28 Jul 2018
11:00-17:00
Enjoy the fantastic atmosphere as you're bedazzled by the professional kite team's show stopping displays.
Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Eating and shopping

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Wildlife

Wildlife at Dunstable Downs

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

History

Dunstable Downs History

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

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