This route is designed to avoid Dunstable Town Centre which can be very busy during Saturday lunchtime.
0 miles Leave M1 at Junction 9 signposted A5 Whipsnade. Take first exit onto A5 heading North.
Pass Moat House Hotel on right. Pass Markyate Village. Pass JET petrol station on left.
3.3 miles At Packhorse Pub turn left onto B4540 towards Whipsnade, Kensworth. Pass through Kensworth village. Please watch your speed !
5.5 miles At Whipsnade Heath roundabout, take 3rd exit onto Whipsnade Road B4541 towards
Dunstable Downs. Admire fantastic local scenery, gliders, hang-gliders, kites etc but watch
the road too ! Pass Dunstable Downs Golf Club on right. Descend hill towards Dunstable.
7.7 miles At roundabout take first exit onto Tring Road B489 - Get into right hand lane immediately.
7.8 miles At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Totternhoe Road.
8.2 miles Continue straight ahead onto Dunstable Road. Descend hill.
8.8 miles Lancot Park is on the right just before Totternhoe village (you'll see it as you descend the hill).