Welcome

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.

Contacts:

David Dumpleton: 01582 607318
Colin Meacham: 07835936793
Don Snoad: 01582 601852.
Lesley Grierson-Hill 01582 660135.
Julian Clark-Lowes: 07979 435856.
Sue Jenkins: 01582 865966.
Roger Pepworth: 01582 538414.

enquiries@dunstablebogtrotters.co.uk

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

Next 11 Events   to view the complete programme click here
Thursday 5th March 2015
Slide Show
Don 01582 601852
Another retrospective show of Don's old slides. All welcome.

8.00pm at 2 Chiltern Road, Dunstable

Thursday 5th March 2015
Wetherspoon Wander
Treat yourself to tea/coffee while discussing where to walk. May involve a bus or two...

9.00 am at Gary Cooper, Dunstable.
Expect 12+ miles. Finish about 4.30 pm.

Saturday 7th March 2015
Pulloxhill Circular
Sue Jenkins 07443016095
Come and enjoy a walk going through Pulloxhill.  Some hills.

Meet at Priory at 09.30.
Return 13.30. About 7 miles.

Sunday 8th March 2015
Markyate to Gt. Gaddesden
Les (for Steve) 07866858992
Scenic walk along the Hertfordshire Way through Jockey End to Gt Gaddesden. Returning along the Chiltern Way via Flamstead.

9.30 at the Yum Yum
About 13 miles. Return about 5pm

Wednesday 11th March 2015
Stoke Hammond to Leighton Buzzard via Soulbury.
Mike 07594577129
Walking from Stoke Hammond via country paths, the Cross Bucks way & the Grand Union Canal to Leighton Buzzard. Medium to hard walk with some hills.

9.05 am at the High St North bus stop to catch the 9.15 to MK.
Return 2-3 pm. 6-7 miles

Thursday 12th March 2015
Little Brickhill to Toddington
David 01582607318
Walk via Woburn Park. Aiming for bus from Toddington Green 1529/1559.

0930 High St North for 0935 X31 bus.
About 11 ml.

Saturday 14th March 2015
North Chilterns Trail Part 1
Don 01582601852.
This new 42-mile trail takes in some of the best walking in the North Chilterns. We will walk the route over 4 Saturdays. Part 1 starts in Lilley and goes via Warden Hill, Streatley and Sharpenhoe Clappers to finish in Barton. Linear walk so there will be some car shifting.

0930 at Priory School
About 10 miles. Return about 1700.

Sunday 15th March 2015
Kensworth and Markyate
Les 07866858992
A circular walk starting at Kensworth passing through Studham and Markyate.

Meet at the Yum Yum at 9.30 am
Return around 2 pm. About 7 miles

Thursday 19th March 2015
Wetherspoon Wander
Treat yourself to tea/coffee while discussing where to walk. May involve a bus or two...

9.00 am at Gary Cooper, Dunstable.
Expect 12+ miles. Finish about 4.30 pm.

Saturday 21st March 2015
Mentmore Circular
Mike 07594577129
A pleasant amble in the Vale of Aylesbury starting from & returning to Mentmore taking in a variety of paths, tracks & canal towpath. Medium to hard walk with some hills.

9.30am Priory School. To meet elsewhere please contact Mike.
Return 1-2 pm . 6-7 miles

Saturday 21st March 2015
Sundon Hills Country Park
Sue 07443016095
Today we will explore paths in  Sundon Hills Country Park.

Meet at Frenchs Ave at 10am
Return about 1.30 pm. About 4 miles.

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