in Stony Stratford
A walk around the town of Stony Stratford will
reveal many historical and architectural
treasures and within a mile of the town centre...often less...
there is open countryside in several directions,
grazed by people-friendly cattle and sheep.
You can download
a copy of the Stony Stratford Walks leaflet here.
walk on the wildlife side, by meadow-fringed
river which winds lazily through the 'Wind in
the Willows' scene of the Ouse
Valley Country Park, can be very
diverting and therapeutic.
Swan-graced, geese-gaggled and heron-haunted,
the river in summer is alive with large
dragonflies, or iridescent small electric blue
ones, and the occasional blue flash of a
the special nature reserves, you might see the
intricate mating dance of great-crested grebes.