The warmer weather of summer provides the perfect reason to get outdoors and take a walk. With acres of sweeping downland and dappled woods to wander through, we’ve plenty of places to explore. And with our organised walks running throughout the summer, we’ve put together a few ideas to get you started.
In summer, the Island’s downland, woods and heaths are full of wildlife. From Compton Bay, where wildflowers thrive, to Borthwood Copse, where butterflies dance in the dappled shade, look out for rare insects, visiting birds and colourful flowers.