Leigh Woods

A wilderness of tranquility set against Brunel's famous suspension bridge

Family on a trail at Leigh Woods

What's on 

Whether it's joining one of our guided nature walks or enjoying some outdoor theatre, keep an eye on our upcoming events here.

Upcoming events

Fungi Foray

Sun 07 Oct 2018
Wander round the woods looking for fungi, learn to identify the different types of fungi which grow here, with our two knowledgeable experts.

Veteran tree walk

Sat 10 Nov 2018
A walk with our ranger Tor Stanfield, around Leigh Woods National Nature Reserve, discovering our wonderful veteran trees, what makes them so special and how we look after them.

Walk with an Archeologist

Sat 24 Nov 2018
Discover the secrets of Stokeleigh Iron Age hill fort with National Trust Archaeologist Martin Papworth.
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Wilmotts whitebeam in Leigh Woods

Wildlife in Leigh Woods 

Leigh Woods is a great place to discover wildlife.

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Our work

A National Trust ranger overseeing the measuring of the girth of a beech tree on the Tyntesfield estate

Conserving Bristol's ancient and veteran trees 

Thanks to a generous donation from S C Johnson, we are undertaking a project to conserve a collection of ancient and veteran trees across a number of Bristol sites.

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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.