Hill Rise Local Nature Reserve (LNR) is a 0.9 hectare site owned by Bedford Borough Council and jointly managed by local volunteers and the Council. The entrance is in Park Road North. There is a public car park nearby in Foster Hill Road and limited street parking in Park Road North.

  • Park Road North
  • Bedford
  • MK41 7RH
  • England
  • Green Flag in The Meadow
Green Flag
  • Fox
Fox at Hill Rise
  • The Large Pond
The Large Pond
  • Frogs spawning
Frogs spawning in The Pond 1993
  • The Small Pond
The Small Pond 2018
  • Peacock Butterfly
Peacock Butterfly
  • The Avenue
The Avenue
  • Muntjac Deer
Muntjac Deer
  • Top Meadow
Top Meadow
  • Great Tit
Great Tit
  • Entrance to Hill Rise LNR
Entrance to Hill Rise Local Nature Reserve
  • Fox Cubs
Fox Cubs
Hill Rise Local Nature Reserve. The hidden gem near the centre of Bedford.