Bristol walks: 12 amazing walks to enjoy this summer including one with an ancient woodland

Summer is officially here and now is the perfect time to indulge on a walk in nature without the fear of slipping on mud.

Whether you are in the quest to spot the evasive kingfisher, looking to adventure through a forest or indulge in a lovely picnic by a lake, we have compiled our favourite walks in and around Bristol.

Some highlights include Stokes Park Estate, a 108 hectare park dating back to the 14th century with a wooden sculpture trail, Page Park, a beautiful 1900s 19-acre park with an air raid shelter and an iconic four-sided clock and Leigh Woods, a two-square kilometre of ancient woodland with stunning views of the Clifton Suspension Bridge and the Avon Gorge.

From the best park for a picnic beside a beautiful lake, to a magical park with a stunning castle and parks with unique architecture, here are our 12 best walks to soak up the sun and why they’re so great.

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