Leigh Woods

A wilderness of tranquility set against Brunel's famous suspension bridge

Leigh Woods

Things to see and do

Ranger demonstrating fire lighting, on our woodland survival days.

What's on 

Whether it's taking part in a seasonal trail, joining one of our guided walks, enjoying some outdoor theatre, getting creative at a drawing day or even indulging your inner wild child by trying some den building or woodland survival skills, we have events to suit everybody.

Upcoming events

'50 Things' Birthday Party 2016

Sat 02 Jul 2016
Come and celebrate your birthday in style at Leigh Woods. A chance to get outdoors and explore the woods with your friends.

Summer wild flower walk - A National Meadows Day event

Sat 02 Jul 2016
Our wonderful wild flower meadow at Shirehampton will be looking its best. Full of colour and interest which we will be taking a closer look at on National Meadows Day.

Feel Good Friday: Leigh Woods run

Fri 08 Jul 2016
Blow the cobwebs away with a morning run around Leigh Woods, enjoying spectacular scenery along the way. Led by members of the Bristol and West Running Club.

Discover Drawing and Painting in Leigh Woods

Sat 09 Jul 2016
Come along to picturesque Leigh Woods for a facilitated art day with professional artist Moira Gillbrook.

Beginners Tai Chi Shibashi Qigong

Thu 21 Jul 2016
An opportunity to take time out for yourself in nature and learn the art of Tai Chi Shibashi Qigong. Based in our hand crafted roundhouse, These exercises are easy to learn and can be performed by anyone, whatever your age.

Family woodland survival day

Tue 26 Jul 2016
A fun packed day of activities for all the family to enjoy in Leigh Woods, including fire lighting, cooking on an open fire and den building.
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Our work

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School children learning about Iron Age life

Leigh Woods school sessions 

Our experienced learning team run exciting, hands-on sessions for visiting school groups.