Call it walking, trekking, backpacking, hiking or rambling this is what the Bogtrotters do. We also organise longer hostelling weekends and tours in Britain and Abroad.
Our members are drawn from the area of Dunstable, Luton, Leighton Buzzard and the surrounding counties of Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire. The group was formed in September 1965 as the Dunstable YHA Local Group.Our programme consists of local Day Walks, Half Day Walks, Midweek meanders, Hostelling Weekends and Easter, New Year and Summer tours as well as a varied social programme. For more information about us please visit our Welcome Page and Guidance for those attending Bogtrotters events.
Wednesday 29th April 2015
The Nicky Line
Walking the Nicky Line from Hemel Hempstead to Redbourn. Easy walk on good footpaths.
Thursday 30th April 2015
Treat yourself to tea/coffee while discussing where to walk. May involve a bus or two...
Saturday 2nd May 2015
Sue Jenkins 0744301695
Let's go and find some bluebells. Hopefully we won't be too late or too early. Bring some good sunny weather.
Sunday 3rd May 2015
Circular walk from Ashridge monument taking in Ivinghoe Beacon, Ringshall, Little Gaddesden, Golden Valley, Coldharbour Farm. Includes lunch stop at Bridgewater Arms at Julia's request.
Wednesday 6th May 2015
South of Studham
An easy-paced walk from Studham Common to Jockey End, Beechwood Park and back to Studham for the bus.
Thursday 7th May 2015
Tring to Leighton Buzzard
Bus to Tring New Mill. Walk via Wilstone Reservoir, Long Marston, Crafton, Mentmore, Ledburn, Grove to Leighton Buzzard. Half-hourly bus 70/F70 back to Dunstable.
Thursday 7th May 2015
Don 01582 601852
Another retrospective show of Don's old slides. All welcome.
Saturday 9th May 2015
North Chiltern Trail Part 4
Part 4, the final leg, starts at Whitwell and goes via Peters Green, Breachwood Green, Mangrove Green to finish in Lilley. Linear walk involving car shifting.
Sunday 10th May 2015
Starting & finishing at Marsworth. Easy to medium walk. Note: there will be a carpark charge .
Wednesday 13th May 2015
Bulgarian Walking Holiday
Sue Jenkins 01582 865966 email@example.com
'Package' walking tour based in Sliven, May 13th-20th (Wed to Wed.) Flying from Luton airport to Bourgas, Bulgaria and staying in a hotel, there will be a mixture of walking and sightseeing. Click here
to look at website. If you are interested and want to know more about this holiday please contact Sue.
Thursday 14th May 2015
Treat yourself to tea/coffee while discussing where to walk. May involve a bus or two... more