Leaf Watch autumn photography competition

A view across the lake at Stourhead in autumn

Enter the Leaf Watch competition and you could win a stay in a National Trust holiday cottage.

The competition and prize

We’re asking for your help to share the dazzling displays of colour as autumn comes to the South West. Share your photos of autumn at any of our places in the South West to be entered into our competition to win a stay in a holiday cottage worth up to £750*.

Looking for a special place to stay? From woodland retreats to cosy seaside stays, take your pick from our holiday cottages.

Combe Park Lodge in Devon
Combe Park Lodge, holiday cottage in Devon
Combe Park Lodge in Devon

Tracking 'peak autumn'

We’re hoping to discover the moment when autumn reaches its best across the region and we can see the best of spectacular colours the season has to offer. Looking for some inspiration? Have a look at our recommendations for autumn colour in the South West.

How to enter

All you need to do is get out and about at any of our places in the South West and show us the changing colours. Whether that’s the leaves on the trees, our gardens or the wild flora and fauna, take a photograph, then share it with us one of these three ways:

  1. National Trust South West Facebook
  2. Twitter using the hashtag #ntleafwatch with the location
  3. Instagram tagging the location and using the hashtag #ntleafwatch

*Terms and conditions apply, please read the full details of the prize and how to enter.

Enter on Facebook

Have you taken an autumnal photo recently?

Enter on Instagram

Show us a photo of the leaves changes colour. Upload your photo on Instagram and include the hashtag #ntleafwatch.

Enter our competition

Red, oranges, browns and greens, enter your autumn landscape photo by including the hashtag #ntleafwatch.