The Ramblers Association

Milton Keynes & District Group

 

Reminder

Please follow any instructions or requests by the walk leader before and during the walk.

Enjoy the walk and continue to observe government and Ramblers advice.


 

Walks Programme

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Wednesday
24 July
7:00pm5½ miles circular: Ouzel Valley Park
Beautiful circular walk in Ouzel Valley Park, the prettiest of the linear parks in Milton Keynes. Includes the  villages of Woolstone and Woughton on the Green, oozing rural charm and rustic character. Ouzel Valley Park meanders from Walton Lake in the south to Willen Lake in the north. Spacious open terrain with long views; much of the land is leased for grazing by The Parks Trust.

Where: The Barge Inn Newport Road Woolstone Milton Keynes, MK15 0AS There are 2 car parks adjacent to the pub. Use the car park that is further away from the pub.

Additional Details: Walk starts from The Barge Inn, Woolstone. Hence, there's an opportunity to enjoy a drink at the end of the walk. 

07531 728687
Sunday
28 July
10:00am8 miles circular: Shenley Wood
Join us for a beautiful 8 miles circular walk. Shenley Wood, North Bucks Way, Whaddon, Kingsmead Spinney, Howe Park Wood, Shenley Brook End, Westbury Farm Arts Centre. 
Meet at the large car park, Merlewood Drive, opposite the school

07531 728687
Wednesday
31 July
6:45pm5 miles circular: Gyosei Art Trail
An evening walk for those who appreciate arts and crafts. The Gyosei Art Trail features eight artworks along the banks of the Grand Union Canal which are related to the themes of: Japanese Connections, Canal History, Fish, Fowl, Insects and Invertebrates. A good photo opportunity?

Where: Great Linford Memorial Hall.

07941 235776
Sunday
4 August
10:00am10½ miles circular: Lavendon, Cold Brayfield and Newton Blossomville
A beautiful walk in the countryside on the North Bucks/Northamptonshire border. We walk along well maintained farm tracks and field boundaries, across parkland and through woods. 

The lunch stop is at the church in the picturesque village of Newton Blossomville. As we leave the village we pass a loophole constructed in a stone wall in 1940 for use by members of the home guard in case of invasion by Hitler’s armies.

Where: Meet on the High Street, Lavendon by St Michael’s Church. Please park considerately in the village.

Additional Details: Please bring a packed lunch. At the end of the walk there is the opportunity to buy ice creams and cold drinks from the village store. 

07751 825401
Sunday
11 August
9:30am8 miles circular: Harlington, Sharpenhoe, Pulloxhill
Beautiful circular walk in Central Bedfordshire countryside including the villages of Harlington, Sharpenhoe and Pulloxhill.

Where: Park at small lay-by in Goswell End Road, Harlington, Central Beds, LU5 6NU. Lay-by is just east of entrance to secondary school. Walk will start shortly after 10am.

Additional Details: Bring packed lunch.

Shared lifts available from Milton Keynes to Harlington. Park Milton Keynes Coach Station, Coachway Road, Milton Keynes, MK16 0AA

We will leave coach station at 9:30am.

Upon arrival at Harlington, park small lay-by in Goswell End Road, Harlington, Central Beds, LU5 6NU. Lay-by is just east of entrance to secondary school.

Walk will start shortly after 10:00am.

07531 728687
Sunday
8 September
10:00am10 miles circular: Great Linford Manor Park, Little Linford Wood
Beautiful walk straddling the city of Milton Keynes and the adjacent countryside. The restored Water Gardens of Great Linford Manor Park, the Railway Walk, Bradwell Windmill, River Great Ouse, Haversham Mill, Little Linford Wood, St Peter's Church.

Where: Public car park serving Great Linford Memorial Hall, High Street, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, MK14 5BZ

07531 728687
* Registered Assistance Dogs are allowed to walk with their owners in accordance with the Disability Equality Act (2010).
If you wish to bring an assistance dog, please contact the leader beforehand to check for any difficulties with the route.

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Registered Charity in England and Wales number: 1093577, registered charity in Scotland number: SC039799.