We need drivers – if you want to come and have a car can you let us know sooner rather than later
Embark on a legendary journey and follow in the footsteps of 18th-century tourists by immersing yourself in 250 acres of stunning, informal landscape! Discover a fascinating history of a family and landscape that rose from sheep farming to becoming one of the most famous gardens in the world.
With a 1700’s Inn and 40 temples, Stowe harbours 300 hundreds years of history throughout its gardens, full of hidden meanings and secrets waiting you for discover them!
The three magnificent lakes, a bustling wildlife and the vast variety of wild-flowers that spring out in this period of the year make of Stowe a splendid place to have a walk and enjoy the views regardless the weather, where our photographers will surely find plenty of views to immortalise.
The park offers a route around the gardens to discover the fresh beginnings and beauty of the spring flowers.
For more information, check out Stowe website:
|Activity date:||Saturday 26th of April|
|Meeting point:||The Café Bookshop (Cranfield University) at 10:00 am|
|Departing time from Cranfield:||10:15 am|
|Arriving time to Cranfield (approx):||17.45 pm|
|Walk length (Km):||Around 5 miles|
|Club members only?:||No. But number are restricted to 16|
|Sign up at:||Email firstname.lastname@example.org with “Pedro – Stowe” in the subject title|
|Sign-up deadline:||Friday 25th April by 1pm|
|Price:||£8 members, £12 non members|
|Meal provided?:||No. There is a shop and cafe, but you may want to bring food for a picnic!|
|Gear:||Appropriate clothes and footwear for a gentle country walk. Always carry some water with you.|
|Other information:||Normal entry fee is £8.50, the Walking Society is covering transport. But as always we need drivers!|