- Parks and Playgrounds
- National Parks
Suitable for all ages
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
Marston Vale Forest Centre is set in the stunning and award-winning Millennium Country Park and is perfect for a family day out. Explore the 8km of trails around the park and hidden wonders such as the willow huts, with creatures to be spotted on your adventure- there's plenty to do!
Trek to the Wetlands Nature Reserve to witness beautiful views from the bird hides, and see how many animals you can spot. Then get your heart rate going on the Woodland Walkway by ascending all the way through the trees for stunning panoramic views of the Forest.
Grab a quick bite to eat at the Café, where you can even bring your little furry pal along too, as dogs are welcome outside and water bowls are provided. For added entertainment check out what activities and events the centre have on for children, like the Forest Family Fun Day! All money spent at the centre goes towards helping maintain the beauty of Marston Vale Forest, so you can have a fab day whilst giving back to a great cause.
- 8km of trails with hidden wonders
- Beautiful views from the Woodland Walkway
- Family activities & events
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Station Road, Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, MK43 0PS, England
They are located are halfway between Bedford and Milton Keynes and only 10 minutes from Junction 13 of the M1.
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Friday 09:00 - 16:00, Saturday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00. Closed 25th December, 1st January.
The Forest Centre houses the Lakeside Cafe which serves a range of meals and snacks, with daily specials.
Most of the park is dog-friendly, but they must be kept on a lead and can't be taken into the Wetlands Nature Reserve.
Standard toilets. Disabled toilet and baby changing room.
Yankee candles, gifts, toys, books, bags, scarves, jewellery.
Baby food facilities
There are baby food/milk warming facilities available.
All paths are level and surfaced. Building is entirely accessible, with no steps and automatic doors. Adapted bikes available for hire, if pre-booked.
Donations welcome for parking.