Twelve walks of Christmas in the Midlands

The twelve days of Christmas are the perfect time to get outdoors and enjoy a wintry walk in the Midlands. here's one for each of the twelve days.

View in the snow from the Pipe walk to Bodbury Hill
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The Burway Loop - a walk to the top of the Long Mynd 

This walk takes you to the head of Carding Mill Valley and up to the highest point of the Long Mynd. From the top you can take in fantastic views across Shropshire, and beyond.

A snowy hill top looking out at a snow covered landscaped and snow-capped hills
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Clent Hills winter walk 

This short walk is perfect for a winter afternoon family stroll and leads through woodland to the top of the hill, where on a clear day the Welsh Black Mountains are visible.

Snowy moorland field at Longshaw
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Explore winter in the wild Peak District at Longshaw 

Plan your walk before you leave home, so that your visit is one that is enjoyable and kind to the landscape at the same time.

Berrington hall in winter
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Explore Brown’s final landscape 

Enjoy a great winter walk at Berrington Hall and escape the hustle and bustle of modern day life.

Clumber Lake in winter
Walking trail

Clumber Winter Views 

Starting from the centre of Clumber Park, relax on this easy ramble and take in the spectacular winter views of Clumber lake, the parkland and Hardwick village.

View of Upton garden terraces in the frost
Walking trail

‘What a view’ walk from Upton House and Gardens 

Enjoy a short circular walk from Upton House car park to the Edge for arable ambling, panoramic vistas, big skies and the frisson of a historic battle.

Take a peaceful walk around the ponds at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire
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Reflections trail at Calke Abbey 

Take in the beautiful views of the original drive and discover hidden views and reflections on this amble through Calke's ancient parkland.

people in wellies walking
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Winter welly walk at Croome near Worcester 

Put on your boots and get outdoors and explore Croome in all its glory with this wonderful winter welly walk

Explore the Peak District this winter
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Ilam Park to the stepping stones in Dovedale 

Plan your walk before you leave home, so that your visit is one that is enjoyable and kind to the landscape at the same time.

Children can get closer to nature at Wicken Fen

No. 50 Take a friend on a nature adventure

It’s great to investigate nature, but you can double the fun when you share your wildlife adventures with a friend. Summer's a great time to get outdoors at Belton, but no visit is complete without having some fun in Lincolnshire’s largest outdoor adventure playground.

Frost covers the park and pond as the winter sun rises in the background
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Attingham Park river reflections walk 

Admire the changing colours of the landscape and skies reflected in the river Tern.

winter on mill pool dudmaston
Walking trail

Three Pools walk, Comer Woods 

Begin at the Old Sawmill car park and stroll down into the woodland. Pass by Brim, Seggy and Wall pools. A good opportunity for reflection, peace and tranquility.


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