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.


Eila Goss: 07964 291892
Colin Meacham: 07835936793
Alan Plumley: 01582 752864
Lesley Grierson-Hill: 01582 660135
Julian Clark-Lowes: 07979 435856
Sue Jenkins: 01582 865966
Roger Pepworth: 01582 538414


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

Next 11 Events   to view the complete programme click here
Saturday 23rd July 2016
Ashridge Amble
Half-day Walk
Sue Jenkins 07443016095
This going to be an early morning walk so we can get back in time for the main event of the day which is the Boggies BBQ.
So.....we start in Ashridge and have a short two hour walk. Visiting the Monument Cafe at some point and return home for 11.30 ish.
Make this a special Boggies day of events.

Meet at Priory School at 8.30 am
11.30 approx. 5 miles.

Saturday 23rd July 2016
Boggies BBQ
Alan 07957438153
Venue will be Simon Plumley's garden opposite Dunelms store 69 Luton Rd  LU5 4LW. Alan who will be cooking requires help with desserts, and salads which need to be table ready. Please bring your own plates, cutlery, drinks and seating. £5 per head payable to Alan by 13 July. Booking is now closed

1 p.m.
5 p.m.

Sunday 24th July 2016
Silsoe Walk
Day Walk
Sylvia 07587 185176
This a  Silsoe, Shillington and Gravenhurst Circular walk.
Pleasant walk with some good views, various footpaths and terrain
with a little road walking.   If anyone would prefer to meet at
Silsoe, just let me know.

9:30 Yum Yum
3 pm 10 mls approx

Wednesday 27th July 2016
Mid Week Walk
Chris 07836 310262/ John 07840 819739.
A short walk of 4 or 5 miles, all on the level.
WARNING: Long bus journeys to and from location with potential alterations due to possible delays on the bus interconnections.
Route.            Depart.                  Arrive.
61.             West St 09.17.               Aylesbury 10.24.
300           Aylesbury 10.30.          H.Wycombe 11.20.
800.         H.Wycombe 11.35.       Hambleden Mill End 12.06.
800.            Marlow 14.10.            H Wycombe 14.29.
300.            H.Wycombe 14.40.   Aylesbury 15.45.
61.               Aylesbury 15.55.         Dunstable 17.12
If time permits refreshments in Marlow.

9.10 Yum Yum bus stop
Rtn as bus timetable 4/5 mls

Wednesday 27th July 2016
Eddie the Eagle
Film at the Grove Dunstable
Sue Jenkins. 07443016095
If you would like to see this film at the Grove on 27th July (Wednesday Evening) 7.30 Sue will be getting tickets. Or you could get your own tickets and we could meet up in the foyer. Possibility of going for a drink after the film.

If you would like Sue to get you a ticket please contact her before 6th July .

Thursday 28th July 2016
Wetherspoon Wander
Treat yourself to tea/coffee while discussing where to walk. May involve a bus or two...

09.00 at Gary Cooper
12+ ml. Finish about 16.30.

Saturday 30th July 2016
Circular from Preston
Half-day Walk
Mike 07594 577129
Starting from Preston taking in Kings Walden, a circular walk on a variety of paths. Easy to medium walk with some hills & stiles. Possible pub stop at the end.

Meet at 9.30am at Priory School. If you wish to meet elsewhere please call me.
Return about 2pm.
Distance 5-6 miles.

Sunday 31st July 2016
Day Walk
Leader Reqd.
description later

9:30 Yum Yum
10 mls 3 pm

Thursday 4th August 2016
Wetherspoon Wander
Treat yourself to tea/coffee while discussing where to walk. May involve a bus or two...

09.00 at Gary Cooper, Dunstable.
Expect 12+ ml. Finish about 16.30.

Thursday 4th August 2016
Slide Show
Don 01582 601852
Join Don as he looks back on the bygone Bogtrotters

8 p.m. at 2 Chiltern Rd. Dunstable

Saturday 6th August 2016
Short Easy Walk
Julian Clark-Lowes 07979435856
Julian's short/easy walk.

9:30 Priory School


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