Set half way along the Greensand Ridge walking route, Clophill is a beautiful area to explore and we have several themed walking routes that you can enjoy at your leisure. Click on the pictures below to download a PDF of a walking route complete with points of interest, or take part in one of the other activities by clicking the link.
Bedfordshire Geology Group have created a GeoTrail that you can download direct from their website, click HERE
We also run Guided Walk Events throughout the year - see our events page for more information.
Spring Flower Identification Walk - by Kate Gardner
Let me introduce myself – I’m Kate Gardner, one of the Trustees of Clophill Heritage Trust, Spotlight gardening writer and lover of wild plants and flowers. I was lucky to grow up in the Bedfordshire countryside with Grandparents who knew lots about the wild plants and their various medicinal and edible uses, so whenever we went out on a walk they were forever telling me about the plants that we came across.
Although a little early for these plants, as Winter turns into Spring you will be able to find all of these plants growing within a mile of Clophill Old Church so enjoy spotting them on your walks.
We have created some activities to keep little ones interested while out walking around the village - click on the links to download the sheet.
There are also a range of Discovery walks around the village of Clophill the range in length from a mile to 8 miles. Click on the image below to download the route.
The famous Greensand Ridge Walk is split into 5 stages - you can download them all here:
Click on the map of Greensand Country below to download a PDF version.