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Walking Route:Aspley Guise Walk 2 – The Mermaid Pond at Woburn

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Greensand Ridge 2: Woburn-Ampthill Walk

Greensand Ridge 2: Woburn-Ampthill Walk


History, Wildlife, Enjoyable Walks. The peaceful village of Aspley Guise offers opportunities to explore its distinctive landscape and interesting past. It's easily accessible by train to Aspley Guise Station requiring a short walk to the Square in the village centre where the walk starts.
The Mermaid Pond Walk begins at the Square and crosses Aspley Guise and Woburn Sands golf course. Onto Woburn Sands entering Aspley Wood following footpaths passing Mermaid Pond. From there it follows footpaths beyond Birchmoor Lodge before returning to Aspley Guise via Gypsy Lane.

Aspley Guise is situated just south of Junction 13 of the M1. From Bedford follow the A421 to Junction 13 and continue straight over the motorway onto the A507.

Parking is available in the Village Hall car park on Spinney Lane.

This circular walk starts and finishes in the Square facing Moore Place Hotel.

Start Nat GR SP943359