Walking Wednesdays - Health Walk: Intermediate

Join our friendly 'Walking for Health' leader on the 1st Wednesday of every month for an intermediate walk across the Downs.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

The group walks are led by friendly, specially trained volunteers who are on hand to provide encouragement and support, and make sure no one gets left behind.

The walk lasts 90 minutes and is over a variety of paths and bridleways with some inclines.

They are free and open to everyone, but are especially aimed at those who are least active.

The basics

Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
The Chiltern Gateway Centre
What to bring and wear
Clothing and footwear appropriate for walking outside, the ground may be slippy.
The walk is over a variety of paths and bridle ways.
Arrive from 10.15, be prepared to set off at 10.30am. Parking is £3.50 (free to NT members)


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
4 September 2019 10:30 - 12:00 Available
2 October 2019 10:30 - 12:00 Available
6 November 2019 10:30 - 12:00 Available
4 December 2019 10:30 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

Mike Elliot
Call 07594 577129

Upcoming events

Dunstable Downs parkrun

Sat 24 Aug 2019
Parkrun organises free, weekly, 5km timed runs at many venues around the world, organised by volunteers.

Sky weekend

Sat 24 Aug 2019
Come and enjoy our amazing, huge sky. Have a go at making your own mini-kite or decorate a small glider and see if it will fly

Summer of Sport 2019

Sat 24 Aug 2019
Come along and see how many sports you can take part in during July and August. Every day, from 10.00 to 16.00 there will be a selection of games and sports to suit everyone.

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Sun 25 Aug 2019
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Wed 28 Aug 2019
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Macro Nature Photography Workshops

Fri 30 Aug 2019
Would you like to take amazing photographs of nature at Dunstable Downs? This is your chance as wildlife photographer, Rosalind White, will be holding photography workshops here in July and August.