Environmental conservation, education and access

Help us conserve, enhance and protect the distinctive landscape, wildlife and history of
The Greensand Ridge and wider area.

  • Greensand Trust
  • Rushmere Country Park
  • Working Woodlands Centre

About Rushmere Country Park

Rushmere Country Park is a great place to discover nature and enjoy outdoor leisure pursuits. **Winter opening hours 8.30am - 5pm daily until end of March 2020**




During times of adverse weather check opening at our sites.


Author: Gill Welham

Support us

Dormouse Appeal

The Doormouse is an endangered species yet we've been successful in helping this lovely creature to thrive in Maulden Wood - but we need your help to ensure we can continue this work.



Target amount: £500.00

Amount raised: £20.40


King's Wood Appeal

Help us preserve ancient King's Wood in Heath and Reach, Bedfordshire! We want to ensure the whole of King's Wood is carefully managed and protected for the benefit of wildlife and heritage as an exceptional open space for current and future generations to enjoy.


Author: Carolyn Londer-Ward

Target amount: £50,000.00

Amount raised: £5,589.90


Greensand Ridge map

Our area is full of great places to visit and things to do and see. Whether you would like to try mountain biking or just want to walk the dog you'll find it all here.



What's on

  • Monthly Book Club

    New to Rushmere Country Park and the Tree Tops Cafe - free monthly Book Club. Sign up to join now! Read more

  • Tree Tops Talk: The Western Geotrail

    Discover why the landscape of the Greensand Ridge is so very different from the rest of Bedfordshire and find out about the new Western Geotrail.  Read more

  • Easter Eye Spy Trail 2020

    Our Easter Trail over the four days of Easter weekend is back - explore the park, answer the questions and claim your reward! Read more

What's new