Bath & Bristol winter walks

Woodland trails, coastal paths and rolling landscapes, all surrounded by magnificent views. These walks can be enjoyed all year round but winter brings a special perspective.

Brean Down, coastal site, Somerset

Brean Down winter walk

Take a bracing winter walk with a steep climb to the top where you can be rewarded with fantastic views out across the Bristol Channel.

View of Bath from the Skyline on Bathwick Fields

Bath Skyline walk

A 6-mile circular walk just a short stroll from Bath city centre. Enter another world, onto the skyline hills above Bath and beyond, through meadows and ancient woodlands to secluded valleys. PLEASE NOTE new clockwise directions, launched summer 2017

Dog walking on a lead

Watercatch walk at Tyntesfield

Learn about the forgotten past of Tyntesfield on a circular walk full of historical and natural interest, taking you through an avenue of Monkey Puzzles, a summerhouse, and Second World War remains.

Walkers out in the countryside

Cheddar Gorge walk

Explore the heights of one of our most spectacular natural sights. With its weathered crags and pinnacles, Cheddar Gorge plays host to a varied community of specialised plants and wildlife.

A veteran oak pollard

Leigh Woods veteran tree walk

A gentle mile-long stroll through some of the wonderful veteran trees at Leigh Woods.

The Palladian Bridge and Bath skyline seen from Prior Park Landscape Garden

Prior Park walk

Take in views, meander through the summerhouse glade and walk over the world famous Palladian Bridge from this secret landscape garden.