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

Hidden secrets of Cadbury Camp walk

Sat 01 Oct 2016
A chance to join regional archaeologist Martin Papworth and ranger Tor Stanfield on a two hour circular walk of discovery from Tickenham Village Hall to Cadbury Camp Iron Age hillfort.

Fungus Day Foray

Sun 09 Oct 2016
Enjoy a guided stroll around Leigh Woods whilst foraying for fungi with our local experts John and Doreen Bailey.

Family den building workshops

Thu 27 Oct 2016
A workshop in Leigh Woods learning how to make a fantastic den out of materials found on the woodland floor.

Family woodland survival day

Fri 28 Oct 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.

Three day Hedgelaying course

Sun 12 Feb 2017
Join organic Farmer Mike Amos at Lower Failand Farm and learn how to lay a hedge from start to finish on three consecutive Sundays. 12th, 19th and 26th February.
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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.