Free Cotswold Wardens' Walk - Dyrham circular

A free walk from Dyrham Park through nearby rolling and historic farmland and along part of the Cotswold Way passing points of interest and views along the way.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

10.30am start from Reception. Length 2.5 - 3.0 hours (5 miles).

Park & garden admission fees do not apply to those participating in the walk. Places limited to the first 25 people to arrive on the morning of the walk.

The basics

children welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet in the car park next to the visitor centre.
What to bring and wear
Wear suitable clothing and stout shoes for a walk in open countryside.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
9 September 2017 10:30 - 13:00 Available
14 October 2017 10:30 - 13:00 Available

Contact Info

Beth Weston
Call 0117 9371353

Upcoming events

Family nature trails

Tue 22 Aug 2017
This school holiday, join us on a wild walk through the parkland to find the deer and take part in some fun nature activities on the way like bug hunting and pond dipping.

Discover the Deer Park

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Join a ranger guide for a tour of the ancient deer park and see the 200 fallow deer in their natural surroundings, view the battle site of the battle of Dyrham which changed the English language, and admire the fantastic views across to Wales.

Perennial passions: summer garden tour

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Join a garden guide for a free guided walk around the garden this summer.

Mr Blathwayt builds a garden: A historical garden walk

Tue 22 Aug 2017
Join a garden guide for a free tour about how William Blathwayt built his beautiful gardens here at Dyrham Park.

Terrific trees and den building

Wed 23 Aug 2017
Join our ranger at Badminton Plantation. See how many trees you know and learn some new ones. Make a den from different types of branch lying on the floor and learn about how we look after our special trees and survey them. Maybe have a go at...

Hidden Water Walk

Thu 24 Aug 2017
Join a guide for a special tour from the natural springs to hidden water chambers in the hillside to the cellars of the house to track the 'curious water works' of Dyrham Park...