Autumn colour in the South West

Autumn colour blazes across the South West at this time of year. Find some of the best spots to discover this year's autumn colour.

A view across the lake at Stourhead in autumn

The autumn display

As the seasons change Stourhead’s world-famous landscape garden comes alive.

Fungus by bridge

Autumn in the garden at Prior Park

There's plenty to see beyond the traditional autumn colours at Prior Park. Find out what you can see, or try spotting some fungi.

killerton wooden signpost fingerpost waymarker

Stretch your legs at Killerton

Whether you're here for a dog walk, a gentle stroll to enjoy the views, or an adventure with your young explorers, the outdoors at Killerton has a walk for you.

Winding paths through the valley

Explore the Teign Gorge

Follow the winding paths below the castle into the sheltered Teign Gorge. Explore this ancient gorge, teeming with wildlife on trails along the river.

Suspension bridge in autumn with golden brown leaves on trees

Soak up the changing autumn colours at Lydford Gorge

Make the most of the late sunshine and enjoy the golden brown canopy of the oak trees as the season moves into autumn.

River Teign in autumn

Top 10 autumnal views on the Castle Drogo estate

Discover the best autumnal views that have been taken on the estate by social media users

Golden tree in autumn at Cotehele, Cornwall

Autumn colour at Cotehele

Cotehele is full of the colours of autumn. The planting in the garden looks beautiful at this time of year and there's the woodland walk by the Chapel-in-the-wood and along Morden Stream to the mill too.

Nature's bounty at harvest time

Autumn at Kingston Lacy

Find out more about the events we have planned this season and discover the best places to see the autumn colour and produce in the garden.

Dyrham Park pond is framed by oranges, reds and yellows in autumn

Autumn at Dyrham Park

Dyrham Park is transformed with each season. Autumn is filled with interest for nature lovers.

Tyntesfield autumn mist

Autumn walks at Tyntesfield

Make the most of the autumn colour with walks across the Tyntesfield estate.

A beautiful autumn day over the Buckland estate

Autumn days

Take a gentle stroll through the changing colour of Buckland's woodlands. Jump into piles of crunchy leaves and admire the autumnal views of the Tavy valley landscape. Here are our picks of what's not to be missed this autumn.

A deer in Ashclyst forest

Ashclyst Forest

A magical forest to explore.

Autumn pumpkins

A fruitful time of year at Barrington Court

As August fades into September and October, there's still so much to see and experience on an autumn day out.

It's always fun to play in the autumn leaves

Autumn's highlights

Find out what you can see on Crickley Hill during the autumn.