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Make the most of winter

Top winter activities


Winter walks

It is a special time of year so try on a festive ramble, celebrate the winter solstice, step out with the family on Boxing Day or New Year’s Day or burn off the mince pies on a healthy stroll.

Seasonal gardening tips

Advice from some of our professional gardeners to help you care for your garden this winter.

The best winter wildlife walks

Here are our top winter wildlife walks, ranging from difficult walks for the more dedicated walkers to easy strolls of an hour, all chosen by our nature expert, Matthew Oates.

Stay outdoors and closer to nature

Take a holiday this winter or plan ahead to be in some of the best locations, ideal for exploring the great outdoors.

Why we love this time of year

To celebrate winter, we asked our Environmental Practices Advisor, Malcolm Anderson, to explain why he loves this time of year. When you visit our special places this season, tell us if you agree with him.

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