Forest Centre to Gateway Woods


This route takes you through small villages and hamlets to the Community Woodlands known as Gateway Woods.  The walk then returns via Wootton to the Forest Centre for welcome refreshments!

How To Get There By Passenger Transport

Click here for bus and train timetable information.

How To Get There By Car

The Forest Centre is just off the A421 at Marston Moreteyne and is only a few minutes from Junction 13 of the M1.  Just follow the brown tourist signs marked Forest Centre.

Parking is available at the Forest Centre (charges apply)

Start/Finish Point

The walk starts and ends at the Forest Centre.

Access and General Information

Length: 10 miles (16 km)   Time: 4 hours


Route Description

See map for route description.



This walk was produced by Forest Volunteers, the British Horse Society, Bedford Borough Council, Central Bedfordshire Council and Marston P3 Group.