GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Emberton Country Park

3 miles (5 km)

Enjoy 200 acres of parkland and lakes in Milton Keynes on this short circular walk. Emberton contains over 5km of paths and trails winding their way around 5 lakes, through wooded glades and meadows. The route below begins at the village of Emberton and takes you around Grebe Lake and Heron Water in the park.
The park contains a visitor information centre, picnic areas and a number of bird hides where you can spot the wide variety of water loving birdlife that vists the park.

Postcode

MK46 5FJ - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

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Emberton Country Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Emberton Country Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Pubs/Cafes

Head to the Grounds Cafe for some refreshments after your walk. They do good freshly made sandwiches and nice range of drinks. Head north into nearby Olney and there's a good range of pubs and cafes to. The Cherry Tree on the High Street does very good food and also has a nice outdoor seating area. You can find the pub at postcode MK46 4EB for your sat navs.

Dog Walking

The park is a lovely place for a dog walk but you are advised to please keep them on leads. The Grounds Cafe is dog friendly and even does a special ice cream for dogs!

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

Our Olney Circular Walk visits the park from the town. It also includes a nice riverside stretch along the River Great Ouse.
A few miles to the north of the park there's the historic Castle Ashby to visit. Here you'll find a fine manor house surrounded by 35 acres of parkland including Italian Gardens, an Orangery, an Arboretum and a series of pretty ponds.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Buckinghamshire Walks page.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

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Dinghy sailing at Emberton Park

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Emberton village view. Located just off the A509, near Olney, Emberton has a mixture of old limestone and red brick houses and cobble. In the centre of the photograph is the 19th-century stone clock tower which stands on the corner of the High Street and Olney Road.

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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