The Ramblers Association

Milton Keynes & District Group

 

Walks Programme

Link to Meeting Point Map Nearest PostCode Link to Walk Leader's Notes
Please arrive 10 minutes before the published time to allow for changing footwear or organising car sharing.
Non-members are welcome to join us for 2 or 3 walks before joining the Ramblers.
Wed 12
February
10:00am10 mile circular
Meet at 10:00am at the car park in front of the Church, next to The Cock Inn, in the High Street, North Crawley, MK16 9LH for a 10 mile circular walk via Hardmead, Astwood and East End. Bring packed lunch. No dogs.
07709 632247
Sat 15
February
10:00am7 mile circular
Meet at public car park on Newport Road, Woughton on the Green just off H7 Chaffron Way. MK6 3EP (GR SP876381) for a walk round Ouzel Park and Caldecotte Lake on mainly hard surfaces.
07909 874605
Sun 16
February
10:00am4 mile circular
Meet at the car park in Park Street, Woburn MK17 9QZ [opposite St Mary's Church] (GR SP950331) for a walk north of Woburn. This is the 'Green Walk', 2nd of 6 circular routes centred on Woburn. Varied terrain. Bring refreshments as required. It's the 3rd Sunday of the month so the farmers market will be running.
07562 225593
Sat 22
February
10:00am5 mile circular
Meet at 10:00am at Park Street car park, Woburn, MK17 9QZ (GR SP950331) for an enjoyable walk through Woburn Park.
07786 847295
Sun 23
February
10:00am10 mile circular
Meet in the playing fields car park, Castlethorpe Road, Hanslope MK19 7HT for a walk via Stokepark Wood and Salcey Forest.
07725 035852
Sun 1
March
9:30am12 mile linear
12 mile linear walk in Milton Keynes. Stonepit Field Park, Manor Park, Great Linford Park, Willen Lake, Tree Cathedral, Campbell Park, Ouzel Valley Park, Caldecotte Lake. Meet 9:30am at large public car park at Caldecotte Lake, Lakeside Grove, Caldecotte, off H10 Bletcham Way (GR SP887354) [nearest post code MK7 8HP]. Arrive in half empty cars: we will then car share to the start of walk at public car park in Stonepit Field Park. Bring packed lunch.
07531 728687
Sun 8
March
9:30am10 mile circular
Meet 9:30am at Emerson Valley, Clock Tower car park, off White Horse Drive (Standing Way), MK4 2AJ (GR SP846343) for lifts to Thornton Lay-by, North side A422 (GR SP747370) [MK19 6DE]. For an approximate start time of 10:00am, for walk via Wicken, Leckhamstead, Akeley, Maids Morton, and Foscote.
07736 516418
Sun 15
March
10:00am3 mile circular
Meet at the car park in Park Street, Woburn MK17 9QZ [opposite St Mary's Church] (GR SP950331) for a walk west of Woburn. This is the 'Brown Walk', 3rd of 6 circular routes centred on Woburn. Varied terrain. Bring refreshments as required.
07562 225593
Sun 22
March
10:00am10 mile circular
Meet near the Red Lion pub, Finmere MK18 4BH for a walk via Westbury. Bring refreshments as required.
07725 035852
Sun 29
March
1:00amClocks change
Start of British Summer Time (hooray): Don't forget, the clocks move forward.
Sun 29
March
10:00am9 mile circular
Walk on hard surfaces around Wolverton, Floodplain Forest Nature Reserve, Ouse Valley Park. Walk starts from public car park in Church Street, Wolverton, MK12 5JN near to Anglican church (GR SP818411). Bring packed lunch.
07531 728687
Wed 1
April
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10 mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Sun 5
April
10:00am5 + 5 mile circular
Two for the price of One! Walks start at 10:00am and 1:00pm - choose any combination (morning, afternoon or both). Meet at Watermill Lane picnic site, Wolverton Mill (GR SP797408). Both walks are circular approximately 5 miles visiting Cosgrove, Old Stratford or Haversham. It will be muddy. Bring refreshments as required.
07941 235776
Wed 8
April
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10 mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Sat 11
April
10:00am9 mile circular
Meet near the Red Pillar box on The Green, Thornborough village [Nearest postcode MK18 2DL] for a 9 mile walk.
07887 574397
Wed 15
April
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10 mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Sun 19
April
10:00am9 mile circular
Meet in Ampthill Park car park (GR TL024382) [nearest post code MK45 2GU] for a 9 mile walk along the Greensand Ridge and back around 'Center Parcs'. Bring refreshments a required, no dogs please.
01908 583374
Wed 22
April
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10 mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Sat 25
April
9:30am11 mile circular
11 mile circular walk culminating in bluebells at Badby Wood. Meet 9:30am at Ostlers Lane car park, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, MK11 1PW (GR SP788408) for shared lifts. Walk starts c.10:15am from Church of St Mary the Virgin, Fawsley, Northants, NN11 3BA (GR SP565570). Bring a packed lunch.
07531 728687
Wed 29
April
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10 mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Sat 2
May
9:30am10 mile circular
Ivinghoe Beacon Ridgeway 10 mile circular walk (we will be doing the walk in the reverse direction to previous occasions). Meet 9:30am Caldecotte Lake Car Park for lift share. Walk starts at approx. 10:00am from Pistone Hill Car Park, Stocks Road, Pitstone, one mile south east of Ivinghoe on road to Aldbury (GR SP955149) [nearest postcode LU7 9EN]. Bring packed lunch.
07729 911061
Sun 3
May
9:00am10 mile circular
Meet 9:00am at Caldecotte Arms, Caldecotte Lake MK7 8HP for lifts to Hastoe Lane, Tring for a walk via Wiggington, Cholesbury Common and Tring Park. Bring refreshments as required.
07725 035852
Wed 6
May
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10 mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Wed 6
May
6:45pm4 mile circular
Meet in the Aspley Heath car park at the top of Church Road, Woburn Sands (GR SP924343) [nearest postcode MK17 8TS] for a 4 mile circular walk around Aspley Heath.
01908 583374
Fri 8
May
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Sun 10
May
Parks Trust Walking Festival
Milton Keynes Walking Festival features walks across the city for all ages and abilities. For most walks bookings is essential or preferable. Please see our website https://www.theparkstrust.com/events/mk-walking-festival-2020 for the walks programme.
Sat 9
May
10:00am11 mile circular
Milton Keynes Parks Trust Walking Festival. 11 mile circular walk in Milton Keynes starting from public car park off Calverton Road, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, MK11 1YT (GR SP788396). Ouse Valley Park to New Bradwell, New Bradwell Park, aqueduct on Grafton Street V6, Grand Union Canal to Wolverton Secret Garden, Holy Trinity Church at Old Wolverton, Stony Stratford High Street. Option of fish and chips lunch at award-winning Napoli Fish Bar, New Bradwell. Orders can be taken on day and phoned through in advance. If not partaking of fish and chips, bring a packed lunch.
07531 728687
Sun 10
May
10:00am8 mile circular
Milton Keynes Parks Trust Walking Festival. 8 mile circular walk starting from public car park located off Merlewood Drive, Shenley Wood, Milton Keynes, MK5 6GG (GR SP823356). Shenley Wood, North Bucks Way, Whaddon, return to North Bucks Way, Kingsmead Spinney, Howe Park Wood, Shenley Brook End, Westbury Farm Arts Centre, Shenley Wood. Bring packed lunch.
07531 728687
Wed 13
May
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10-mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Wed 13
May
6:45pm4 mile circular
North Loughton Valley Park. Bradwell Abbey, concrete cows, Roman villa at Bancroft, Norman motte at Bradwell Village. Walk starts from public car park at Lodge Lake, Bradwell Road, Milton Keynes (GR SP832385) [nearest post code MK8 9LG].
07531 728687
Sun 17
May
10:00am10 mile circular
Meet in car park in Park Street Woburn opposite Church (GR SP950331) [Nearest postcode MK17 9QZ] for a 10 mile walk along Greensand Ridge and back through Woburn Park. Bring refreshments as required, no dogs please.
01908 583374
Wed 20
May
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10-mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Wed 20
May
6:45pm5 mile circular
5 mile circular walk in and around Aspley Guise. Walk starts from large car park adjacent to Aspley Guise Recreation Ground, nearest Postcode MK17 8DX (GR SP936358). To get to recreation ground, turn off West Hill at Aspley Guise & Woburn Sands Golf Club. After turning off road, left fork takes you to golf club, right fork takes you to recreation ground (and bowls club).
07531 728687
Sun 24
May
10:00am6 mile circular
Meet outside St. Peter's Church, Church Lane, Sharnbrook MK44 1HU (GR SP994595)
07850 129005
Wed 27
May
10:00ampossible 10 mile circular
Possible 10-mile, circular path-checking walk starting at 10:00am, please contact David for details. Secateurs may be useful on the walk.
07905 379508
Wed 27
May
6:45pm4½ mile circular
Meet outside the library in Newport Pagnell and bring refreshments as required.
07952 042379
Sun 31
May
10:00am9 mile circular
Meet and park at Winslow Public Hall car park, Elmfields Gate, MK18 3JA. Walk taking in Swanbourne and part of the anticipated East/West railway line. No dogs because of livestock.
07708 925063
* 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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