Summer walks nearby

Around Bristol and Bath you will be spoilt for choice for places to take a gentle summer stroll. From the skyline overlooking Bath, woodland walks near Bristol and the ancient pre-historic routes at Avebury there is plenty of variety.

Bristol whitebeam with the Clifton suspension bridge behind

Fascinating walking trails

With spectacular views across Bristol and the surrounding landscape, ancient and veteran trees, and an abundance of wildlife, Leigh Woods is the perfect place to stretch your legs. Here are our favourite walks...

View of Bath from the Skyline on Bathwick Fields

Bath Skyline walk

Only a short stroll from the 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

Couple admiring the stones

Walks around Avebury 

Avebury offers a number of guided walks as well as routes you can explore yourself with downloadable maps. Here's some ideas for you to try.

Enjoy great views from Dyrham Park all year round

Guided tours and walks

Free daily guided walks and tours will give you a unique insight into the park, garden and house. Normal admission applies.

Walking your dogs in winter

Walks for welly boots

Celebrating the simple pleasures in life this winter with rain scented colourful walks and the promise of a hot chocolate at the days end.