Walking on Maidenhead and Cookham Commons

There's so much to explore on Maidenhead and Cookham Commons. Follow in the footsteps of artist Stanley Spencer on Cookham Commons, or Maidenhead Thicket offers varied walking routes throughout the seasons with highlights including clumps of snowdrops in spring and a golden canopy of oak and lime leaves in autumn.

Maidenhead Thicket - Hugh Mothersole

Maidenhead Thicket - Maidenhead Commons

The Thicket offers varied walking routes throughout the seasons with highlights including clumps of snowdrops in spring and a golden canopy of oak and lime leaves in autumn.

A bronze-age burial mound at Cock Marsh, Berkshire

Cock Marsh - Cookham Commons

Situated on the banks of the River Thames, opposite the town of Bourne End, the chalk grasslands of Cock Marsh make for a pleasant riverside stroll.

A wildflower meadow at Pinkneys Green, Berkshire

Pinkneys Green - Maidenhead Commons

A meander through our hay meadows at Pinkneys Green will reveal a rich variety of grasses, flowers and buzzing insects that have made their home in this expanse of open grassland.

Flood meadows at Cock Marsh, Cookham

Cookham and Cock Marsh walk

Discover the long history of Cookham village, learn about celebrated locals and take a wander through the wildlife-rich chalk grasslands of Cock Marsh.