Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Sheep on Dunstable Downs Bedfordshire

Enjoy your day your way. Relax, exercise or play with spectacular views and a seemingly endless sky in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Things to see and do

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Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

What's on

Upcoming events

Walking Wednesdays - Health Walk: Beginner

Wed 20 Nov 2019
10:30-11:15
Join our friendly 'Walking for Health' leader on the 3rd Wednesday of every month for a beginners walk across the Downs.

Dunstable Downs parkrun

Sat 23 Nov 2019
09:00-10:30
Parkrun organises free, weekly, 5km timed runs at many venues around the world, organised by volunteers.

Trust10 10K run

Sun 24 Nov 2019
08:30-11:00
Are you a runner looking for a new challenge, an opportunity to train, or just inspired to get involved with outdoor activities and are new to running?

Wreath-making and shopping evening

Sat 30 Nov 2019
18:30-19:45
Make your neighbours envious of your Christmas wreath door decoration and enjoy browsing our shop without the crowds.

50 Things Club

Sun 01 Dec 2019
14:00-15:30
On the first Sunday of every month we hold a '50 Things to do before you are 11 ¾' event. There is a new list of 'things' out this month so come along to find out more.

Walking Wednesdays - Health Walk: Intermediate

Wed 04 Dec 2019
10:30-12:00
Join our friendly 'Walking for Health' leader on the 1st Wednesday of every month for an intermediate walk across the Downs.
Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Eating and shopping

Enjoy our shop and café after a walk across the downs

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Our work

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Conservation of Dunstable Downs for ever for everyone 

Our dedicated team of rangers and volunteers work tirelessly to manage this beautiful place. The work never stops whatever the season, there is always something to do. Becoming a member is a great way to helpus fund this work and you can park for free! Please remember to scan your card so that we can claim an extra pound.

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Get involved

Volunteering is so rewarding

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Wildlife

Wildlife at Dunstable Downs

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

History

Dunstable Downs History

Dunstable Downs and Whipsnade Estate

Join or give

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Membership 

Become a National Trust member from as little as £6.00 per month.