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Whipsnade Tree Cathedral

Whipsnade, Dunstable, England
+44 1582 872407
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Lovely walk from the downs and back. National Trust car park at the Downs and the walk is a good... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Peter H
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Worth a stop

Great place to cool your heels if you are walking from the Downs visitor centre on the circular... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CaptHaddock83
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“dunstable downs” (19 reviews)
“trees planted” (6 reviews)
“car park” (13 reviews)
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Whipsnade, Dunstable, England
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+44 1582 872407
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"dunstable downs"
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"trees planted"
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"car park"
in 13 reviews
"peaceful place"
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"sun shining"
in 3 reviews
"wet underfoot"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 9 reviews
"bird song"
in 2 reviews
"nice walk"
in 6 reviews
"various parts"
in 2 reviews
"road leading"
in 2 reviews
"different seasons"
in 2 reviews
"national trust"
in 7 reviews
"peace and tranquility"
in 2 reviews
"different species"
in 3 reviews
"circular walk"
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"interesting history"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely walk from the downs and back. National Trust car park at the Downs and the walk is a good one from there.

Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to cool your heels if you are walking from the Downs visitor centre on the circular walk.

Thank CaptHaddock83
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

We had expected a cathedral of trees, arching overhead. The sign with a diagram of the layout corrects that instantly - it is not cathedral-shaped although there are parts labelled nave and chancel and so on. The trees themselves were beautiful but unlabelled so we...More

Thank LyndaMB
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

Fabulous place to visit if you like peace and a sense of tranquility. We started our walk from the visitors centre on Dunstable downs,and walked out to the tree cathedral. An easy and flat walk and took a picnic which we shared in one of...More

Thank Jean P
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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

The tree Cathedral is amazing to see. Small car park for only a few cars but you can park at Dunstable Downs and walk. You can also pick up a leaflet and have refreshments from the centre. Parking for none members is £3 for a...More

Thank vegetarian1980
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Reviewed January 19, 2018

If you wish to visit this attraction at this time of year, bring your wellies! I admire the concept and vision of Edmund Blyth. WW 1 left its mark on so many that came back from the trenches, remembering those friends and comrades in arms...More

Thank Greeenmantle
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Reviewed January 16, 2018

This site is not far from Whipsnade zoo so you ca do two things in one day with the family quiet interesting spot

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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant environment and peaceful easy walk. Interesting history and well laid out, adults and children can enjoy the visit. Free parking for all

Thank johnjan2015
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Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful little scenic haven in Whipsnade. A great place for walking, running or picnics even. Some friends have had weddings here.

Thank Sparkatus76
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

We visited for a Sunday walk and to collect Autumn leaves for a craft project. Is a lovely, peaceful place with a great variety of trees. Good for all ages,kids can run around happily and plenty of space for dog walkers. Great to visit in...More

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