Walking Wednesday's - Health Walk: Beginner

Join our friendly 'Walking for Health' leader on the 3rd Wednesday of every month for a beginners 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 45 minutes and is over a fairly flat walk along a surfaced pathway.

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.
Arrive from 10.15, be prepared to leave at 10.30am. Parking is £3.50 (free to NT members)


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
17 April 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
15 May 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
19 June 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available

Contact Info

Mike Elliot
Call 07594 577129

Upcoming events

Social Wednesday dog walks

Wed 27 Mar 2019
Would you like to meet new people, get a little fitter or socialise your dog/puppy whilst taking in the wonderful views on the Downs? If so come along and join other dog walkers on these special, Wednesday walks

Walking Wednesday's - Nordic Walking: Adventure walk

Wed 27 Mar 2019
Enjoy the extensive, lovely views to be seen from the chalk grasslands of Dunstable Downs. Nordic Walk alongside the wild flower meadows and woodlands and along the chalk escarpment of the Chiltern Hills.

The Chiltern Colouring Club

Thu 28 Mar 2019
Come and join us every Thursday for colouring, coffee and a chat. (Term time only)

Dunstable Downs parkrun

Sat 30 Mar 2019
Parkrun organises free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world, organised by volunteers.

Craft & Chat group in the View Café

Mon 01 Apr 2019
Come and join Kathie and friends for this two hour craft and chat group. You can learn many things such as handspinning, crochet, knitting and embroidery. It is free so why not pop in and make new friends...

Walking Wednesday's - Health Walk: Intermediate

Wed 03 Apr 2019
Join our friendly 'Walking for Health' leader on the 1st Wednesday of every month for an intermediate walk across the Downs.