We aim to provide regular walking and social activities in a friendly, supportive group.

Call it walking, hiking or rambling this is what the Bogtrotters do. Our members are drawn from Dunstable and its surrounding area. Our programme consists of local full and half day walks, midweek meanders, a varied social programme and trips. We organise walking weekends away and tours in Britain and abroad. We provide activities for all levels of walking ability. New members are always welcome. If you are thinking of joining our walking group – please read our Welcome Page and Guidance for those attending Bogtrotters events.


Eila Goss 07964291892
Julian Clark-Lowes: 07979 435856
Sue Jenkins: 07443 016095

For information re social events social@dunstablebogtrotters.co.uk

We also have a https://www.facebook.com/groups/8745541170Facebook Page

Next 20 Events   to view the complete programme click here
Sunday 17th October 2021
Circular Walk
David 07477004170
Meet at 09.30 at Woburn car park, opposite St Mary's church.  Circular walk from there via Buttermilk Wood, Aspley Heath, Husborne Crawley, (likely pub stop) Safari Park, Deer Park.  About 12 miles.

A message to confirm participation would be good.

Saturday 23rd October 2021
Ivinghoe Circular
Short scenic walk
Steve J 07749091000
This walk starts at the Ivinghoe windmill car park at 9,45 for 10 0 clock start.  approx. 7 miles Some uphill but a lazy pace and a café stop in Ivinghoe at the end of the walk.

10 am from Ivinghoe windmill car park Pitstone, LU7 9ER

approx. 7 miles

Saturday 30th October 2021
Autumnal walk
Short walk
Sue Jenkins 07443016095
This is a short 5 mile walk in Ashridge for an Autumnal walk.
We start at Ringshall car park.  If you are unsure of where this is please phone me https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@51.8191057,-0.57912,485m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m2!7m1!2e1    Car park in the middle of this map.

Meet at 10 am at Ringshall car park
Distance 5 miles.

Saturday 6th November 2021
Ampthill Park & Houghton House ( with Millbrook extension option)
Short or intermediate walk
From Ampthill Park we will walk to and around Coopers Hill and explores parts of Ampthill before visiting Houghton House. We the head back to Ampthill Park. For those who want a longer walk we will walk to Millbrook Park and the walk towards Ampthill House and then back to the park. It will include some hills and may be rather muddy in places.

10am Ampthill Park Car Park MK45 2GU
5 mile or 7.5 miles

Saturday 6th November 2021
Repeat of Docklands Walk
Walk and Talk
After contacting everyone on the waiting list there are currently 3 places left.

Starting at Wapping and via the North Thames path to Canary Wharf. Discover the historic atmosphere of the East End from the old drinking houses to the marvels of Victorian engineering and finishing in the modern Babylon that is Canary Wharf - but with hidden reminders of the glories that were the West India docks. This is a ‘walk & talk’ tour plus some of the establishments we are popping into have limited space. The tour is therefore restricted to 8 persons on a first come first served basis. The plan is to catch a Thameslink  train and book a cheap day return to and from LONDON BRIDGE. When we know who is coming we will coordinate meeting up arrangements. The walk leader will join train at St Albans. We Disembark at London Bridge for a couple of stops on the Jubilee line to Canada Water before taking London Overground for 2 stops to Wapping.description

Get a train around 9.00am.
5/6 miles

Saturday 13th November 2021
Flamstead Circular
Short Walk
John B 01582896215
Scenic and gently undulating walk.
Proposed Pub stop in Flamstead, at end of walk.
Start from designated car park in Friendless Lane (which is to be found heading out of Flamstead Village, along the Lane on the left hand side, by the right hand bend).

10.00 Friendless Lane Car park Postcode: AL3 8AF
Approximately 7 miles

Saturday 4th December 2021
Ashridge - Tring Station - Aldbury
Short walk
Starting at Barracks Square, Monument Drive, Ashridge, we will make our way to Tom’s Hill and head down to the canal. We will walk to Tring Station and then follow the Hertfordshire Way to Aldbury. From there we will make our way to the Monument via Little Stocks and Tim’s Springs.  Likely to be muddy. Total descent 511ft and total ascent 510ft.


10am Barracks Square, half way up Monument Drive, Ashridge
6 miles.

Thursday 23rd December 2021
Cliff's Mince Pie Ramble
Short Walk & Social
Cliff 07766 958133 & 01582 673472
Cliff is hosting this ramble across the Downs/Whipsnade with a festive gathering at his house afterwards. Meet at Cliff's house 46 Tring Road LU5 5BU at 10.30am. A festive tea afterwards with mulled wine, mince pies and a log fire. Leave in your own time. It would be helpful if you could inform Cliff by Thurs 17th Dec if you are attending the social (to help with estimating the catering needs).

10.00am at Clock Tower or 10.30 at Cliff's House
12.30 5 mls


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