Autumn colour in the North West

Make sure your camera is charged as the natural world transforms in colour across the North West. Take in the drama of autumn at these special places near you.

Autumn view of house and reflection lake at Lyme, Cheshire

Unmissable autumnal views at Lyme

Lyme’s woods are ablaze with autumn colour, and the yellows and browns of the surrounding moorland landscape stretch away to distant horizons, speckled with red deer.

Autumn at Quarry Bank

Quarry Bank

Catch autumn colour cascading down through the woods and into the gardens at Quarry Bank - reds, golds and bronze set against a bright blue autumn sky. Keep your eyes peeled for fungi poking through the leaves too!

Autumn walk at Speke Hall

Autumn colours at Speke Hall

Enjoy glorious shades of yellow and gold on this autumnal walk, spot migrant birds on the sandy Mersey coastline and discover the history of this special place.

A family in the garden at Dunham Massey

Discover a different side to Dunham Massey

The deepest evergreens, riots of red and golds from thousands of autumn shrubs and trees make up the UK’s largest winter garden at Dunham Massey.

Autumn leaves carpet the ground at Alderley Edge

Woodland colour at Alderley Edge

Wander through the beautiful beechwoods at Alderley Edge, decked out in autumn swathes of bronze, golds and reds.