Spotting nature at Badbury

Badbury Wood in Autumn

Badbury is a great place to explore and discover some of our native tree and bird species in the UK.

Take a meander through the woods near Badbury Hill see how many trees and birds you can identify by downloading and using this guides to help you.


Download the tree spotter guide (PDF / 4.4MB) download

There are many species of native and non-native trees in these woods including Larch, Wild Cherry, Pine and Oak.

Badbury clump


Many different types of bird call this woodland their home, amoung them Blue Tits, Blackbirds, Woodpeckers and Blackcaps.

Download the bird spotter guide (PDF / 3.6MB) download

Male Blackcap sitting on a branch
Male Blackcap bird sitting on a branch
Male Blackcap sitting on a branch

Tree and bird spotting are great activities to do on your own or with family and friends, so why not give them a go!