Wonderful woodlands

Through the seasons

Wonderful Woodlands

Autumn colours, birch, Betula pendula, Greno woods, Sheffield. - Paul Hobson

Autumn woodlands

Whether its hunting for conkers, kicking through drifts of leaves or witnessing stunning sunsets, Autumn is a magical time of year to experience woodlands.

black leaf

As the days start to shorten and the once green leaves take on fiery shades, wildlife is making the most of the last warm days - with birds and mammals in search of fruits and nuts before winter makes an appearance. 

beech tree

Beech woodland in autumn, Rothiemurchus, Scotland. - Peter Cairns/2020VISION

Beech trees put on a particularly spectacular autumn display. 

Autumn leaf ID

Download our handy guide to identifying autumn leaves.

Top reserves to visit in Autumn

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