Walking Wednesdays - 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
20 November 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
18 December 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available

Contact Info

Mike Elliot
Call 07594 577129

Upcoming events

Dunstable Downs parkrun

Sat 19 Oct 2019
Parkrun organises free, weekly, 5km timed runs at many venues around the world, organised by volunteers.

Pumpkin Trail

Sat 19 Oct 2019
Come and help Jack O'Lantern find his friends.

Apple Day

Sun 20 Oct 2019
Come along to our Jubilee Orchard to enjoy all things 'apple'. Have a go at pressing some apples, or get some inspiration for apple based desserts.

Pixie and Goblin Afternoon Tea

Mon 21 Oct 2019
Enjoy a Halloween themed afternoon tea this October Half-Term. Have a spooky scone, a chilling cup cake and a scary sandwich, along with a terrifyingly terrific tea or creepy coffee.

Ranger-led walk - Fungi

Sat 26 Oct 2019
Focusing on fascinating fungi.

Trust10 10K run

Sun 27 Oct 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?