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
19 June 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available

Contact Info

Mike Elliot
Call 07594 577129

Upcoming events

Butterfly trail

Fri 24 May 2019
As part of National Walking month we have opened up our beautiful wildflower meadows for you to explore for the first time ever. We are setting our children's trail in this lovely area for the whole family to enjoy.

Dunstable Downs parkrun

Sat 25 May 2019
Parkrun organises free, weekly, 5km timed runs at many venues around the world, organised by volunteers.

Fairy trail

Sat 25 May 2019
Coma along to look for fairy doors hidden amongst the trees on the estate.

Trust10 10K run

Sun 26 May 2019
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?

Beehive Children's Centre - Toddler Waddle

Tue 28 May 2019
An exciting weekly walk through lovely grass and wooded areas. Adventures and discoveries await our little explorers during the Beehive Toddler Waddle

Fairy afternoon tea

Tue 28 May 2019
A magical afternoon tea with fairy crown making, flower face painting and a free fairy trail included with every children's ticket