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Where to Photograph Bluebells - England

The following is a list of places where you can see and photograph bluebells within the UK. Follow the website link for details of what they have available and when. Those on the Woodland Trust website have a number of links including, in many cases, links to a PDF leaflet which you can download and printout for your visit, as well as 'things to do', photo galleries, maps and access information

Those hyperlinked in the Woodland column have location guides on this website with more information, directions and maps on their location. As at March 2012 all links on this page were checked and updated.

 

Woodland

Location

County

Website 

Manager

Bedfordshire

Kempston - Wood End

Kempston

Bedfordshire

Kempston - Wood End

Woodland Trust

Reynolds Wood

Brogborough

Bedfordshire

Reynolds Wood

Woodland Trust

Swinesdhead & Spanoak Woods

Swineshead, Kimbolton

Bedfordshire

Swinesdhead & Spanoak Woods

Woodland Trust

Buckinghamshire

College Wood

Nash, Bletchley

Bucks

College Wood

Woodland Trust

Philipshill Wood

Chorleywood

Bucks

Philipshill Wood

Woodland Trust

Cambridgeshire

Archers Wood

Sawtry

Cambs

Archers Wood

Woodland Trust

Aversley Wood

Sawtry

Cambs

Aversley Wood

Woodland Trust

Cheshire

Cotterill Clough

nr Manchester

Cheshire

Cotterill Clough

Cheshire Wildlife Trust

Dutton Park

Dutton

Cheshire

Dutton Park

Woodland Trust

Lumb Brook Valley

Warrington

Cheshire

Lumb Brook Valley

Woodland Trust

Cornwall

Hawkes Wood Nature Reserve

Wadebridge

Cornwall

Hawkes Wood

Cornwall Wildlife Trust

Kingswood - London Apprentice

Nr St Austell

Cornwall

Kings Wood

Woodland Trust

Lanhydrock Garden

Bodmin

Cornwall

Lanhydrock Garden

National Trust

Milltown & Lantyan Woods

Milltown nr Lostwithiel

Cornwall

Milltown & Lantyan Woods

Woodland Trust

Cumbria

Beckmickle Ing

Burneside

Cumbria

Beckmickle Ing

Woodland Trust

Crag Wood

Meathop

Cumbria

Crag Wood

Woodland Trust

Dobshall Wood

Arnside

Cumbria

Dobshall Wood

Woodland Trust

Dufton Ghyll Wood

Dufton

Cumbria

Dufton Ghyll Wood

Woodland Trust

Muncaster Castle Grounds

Ravenglas

Cumbria

Muncaster Castle

Private

Sea Wood

Bardsea

Cumbria

Sea Wood

Woodland Trust

Shank Wood

Hethersgill, Longtown

Cumbria

Shank Wood

Woodland Trust

Warriners Wood

Kendal

Cumbria

Warriners Wood

Woodland Trust

Derbyshire
Bluebell Wood, Barlborough Chesterfield Derbyshire Barlborough Circular  

Burrs Wood

Unthank, Holmesfield

Derbyshire

Burrs Wood

Woodland Trust

Calke Park and Abbey

Ticknall, nr Derby

Derbyshire

Calke Park

National Trust

Kitchen Wood

Dronfield Woodhouse

Derbyshire

Kitchen Wood

Woodland Trust

Nor Wood, Cook Spring & Owlder Car

Dronfield

Derbyshire

Nor Wood, Cook Spring & Owlder Car

Woodland Trust

The Birches

Ambergate

Derbyshire

The Birches

Woodland Trust

The Dumbles

nr Kirkby in Ashfield

Derbyshire

The Dumbles

 (SK475567)

Devon

Avon Wood

Woodleigh

Devon

Avon Valley Woods

Woodland Trust

Becky Falls Bovey Tracy Devon Own  

Hardwick Wood

Plympton

Devon

Hardwick Wood

Woodland Trust

Higher Knowle Wood

Lustleigh, Bovey Tracey

Devon

Higher Knowle Wood

Woodland Trust

Hisley Wood

Lustleigh, Bovey Tracey

Devon

Bovey Valley Woods

Woodland Trust

Northcote & Upcott Woods

Kingford, High Bickington

Devon

Northcote & Upcott Woods

Woodland Trust

Shaptor Woods

Bovey Tracey

Devon

Shaptor Woods

Woodland Trust

Dorset

Conegar Hill

Wootton Fitzpaine

Dorset

Conegar Hill

Woodland Trust

Duncliffe Wood

Stour Row, Shaftesbury

Dorset

Duncliffe Wood

Woodland Trust

Fifehead Wood

Fifehead Magdalen

Dorset

Fifehead Wood

Woodland Trust

Kingsettle Wood

Shaftesbury

Dorset

Kingsettle Wood

Woodland Trust

Kingston Lacy

Wimborne Minster

Dorset

Kingston Lacy

National Trust

Two Mile Coppice

Broadwey, Weymouth

Dorset

Two Mile Coppice

Woodland Trust

Essex

Hillhouse Wood

West Bergholt

Essex

Hillhouse Wood

Woodland Trust

Stour Wood

Wrabness

Essex

Stour Wood

Woodland Trust

Swan & Cygnet Wood

Stock

Essex

Swan Wood

Woodland Trust

Gloucestershire

Forest of Dean

Beechenhurst Lodge

Gloucestershire

Forest of Dean

Forestry Commission

Staple Edge Wood Forest of Dean Gloucestershire

Forest of Dean

Visitor Site

Forestry Commission

Highnam Woods

Gloucester

Gloucestershire

Highnam Woods

RSPB

Westonbirt
Arboretum
nr Tetubry Gloucestershire Westonbirt Forestry Commission
Hampshire

Jonathans Wood

Enham Alamein

Hants

Jonathans Wood

Woodland Trust

Micheldever Woods

nr Micheldever

Hants

Micheldever Woods

Forestry Commission

Valley Park Woods

Chandlers Ford

Hants

Valley Park Woods

Woodland Trust

Herefordshire

Brockhampton Estate

Bringsty, Nr Bromyard

Herefordshire

Brockhampton Estate 

National Trust

Hertfordshire

Ashridge Estate

Ringshall, Berkhamstead

Herts

Ashridge Estate

National Trust

Hoddesdon Park Wood

Lord Street, Hoddesdon

Herts

Hoddesdon Park Wood

Woodland Trust

Horrocks Wood

Rickmansworth

Herts

Horrocks Wood

Woodland Trust

Tring Park

Tring

Herts

Tring Park

Woodland Trust

Whippendell Wood Watford Herts

Watford Borough Council

Hertfordshire.com

Watford Borough Council
Kent

Ashenbank Wood

Cobham

Kent

Ashenbank Wood

Woodland Trust

Blackbush & Twenty Acre Shaw Woods

Cudham

Kent

Blackbush & Twenty Acre Shaw Woods

Woodland Trust

Denge Wood

Garlinge Green, Chratham

Kent

Denge Wood

Woodland Trust

Dering Wood

Pluckley

Kent

Dering Wood

Woodland Trust

Emmetts Garden

Sevenoaks

Kent

Emmets Garden

National Trust

Friezland Wood

Tunbridge Wells

Kent

Friezland Wood

Woodland Trust

Hucking Estate

Hollingbourne

Kent

Hucking Estate

Woodland Trust

Lancashire

Dog Kennel Wood

Walton le Dale

Lancs

Dog Kennel Wood

Woodland Trust

Heald Wood

Burnley

Lancs

Heald Wood

Woodland Trust

Hyning Scout Wood

Yealands Conyers, Warton

Lancs

Hyning Scout Wood

Woodland Trust

Masons Wood

Preston

Lancs

Masons Wood

Woodland Trust

Leicestershire
Swaithland Woods Newton Linford Leicestershire

Loughborough

Wiki

Charnwood Forestry Commission
Lincolnshire

Old Wood

Skellingthorpe

Lincs

Old Wood

Woodland Trust

Tattershall Carrs

Tattershall

Lincs

Tattershall Carrs

Woodland Trust

Middlesex

Bluebell Wood

Winton Avenue, Haringey, London

Middlesex

Bluebell Wood

Haringey Council

Norfolk

Blickling Hall, Gardens and Park

Blickling, Norwich

Norfolk

Bickling Hall 

National Trust

Foxley Wood nr Dereham Norfolk Foxley Wood Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Sisland Carr

Chedgrave

Norfolk

Sisland Carr

Woodland Trust

Northamptonshire

Coton Manor
Gardens

Coton

Northants

Coton Manor Garden

Private bluebell wood

Everdon Stubbs

Daventry

Northants

Everdon Stubbs

Woodland Trust

Stoke Wood

Stoke Albany

Northants

Stoke Wood

Woodland Trust

Northumberland

Letah Wood

Hexham

Northumberland

Letah Wood

Woodland Trust

Whittle Dene

Ovingham

Northumberland

Whittle Dene

Woodland Trust

Nottinghamshire

Holly Copse

Strelley

Notts

Holly Copse

Woodland Trust

Oldmoor Wood

Strelley

Notts

Oldmoor Wood

Woodland Trust

Oxfordshire
Harpsden & Peveril Wood Henley on Thames Oxfordshire Harpsden Woods Woodland Trust
Ipsden Heath Ipsden Oxfordshire Ipsden heath Woodland Trust
Somerset

Adcombe Wood

Blagdon

Somerset

Adcombe Wood

Woodland Trust

Ashcombe Wood

Swainswick

Somerset

Ashcombe Wood

Woodland Trust

Beacon Hill Wood

Shepton Mallet

Somerset

Beacon Hill Wood

Woodland Trust

Bithams Wood

Chew Magna

Somerset

Bithams Wood

Woodland Trust

Culvery Wood

Pensford

Somerset

Culvery Wood

Woodland Trust

Dolebury Warren

Churchill

Somerset

Dolebury Warren

Woodland Trust

Dutchies Orchard

South Petherton

Somerset

Dutchies Orchard

Woodland Trust

Greyfield Wood

High Littleton

Somerset

Greyfield Wood

Woodland Trust

Henlade Wood

Henlade

Somerset

Henlade Wood

Woodland Trust

Loxley Wood

Shapwick

Somerset

Loxley Wood

Woodland Trust

Mancombe Wood

Roundham

Somerset

Mancombe Wood

Woodland Trust

The Plantation & Bluebell Field

Uphill

Somerset

The Plantation & Bluebell Field

Woodland Trust

Priors Wood Portbury Somerset Priors Wood Avon Wildlife Trust

The Spinney

Kingston St Mary

Somerset

The Spinney

Woodland Trust

Towerhouse Wood

Wraxall

Somerset

Towerhouse Wood

Woodland Trust

Staffordshire

Bunkers Hill

nr Stourbridge

Staffs

Bunkers Hill

Woodland Trust

Suffolk

Priestley Wood

Barking, Needham Market

Suffolk

Priestley Wood

Woodland Trust

Surrey
Banstead Wood Banstead Surrey Banstead Wood  

Chiphouse Wood

Chiphouse Bottom

Surrey

Chiphouse Wood

Woodland Trust

Edolphs Copse

Charlwood

Surrey

Edolphs Copse

Woodland Trust

Glovers Wood

Charlwood

Surrey

Glovers Wood

Woodland Trust

Great & Little Earls Wood

Limpsfield

Surrey

Great Earls Wood

Woodland Trust

Hammonds Copse

Newdigate

Surrey

Hammonds Copse

Woodland Trust

Hatchlands Park

Guildford

Surrey

Hatchlands Park

National Trust

Ricketts Wood

Charlwood

Surrey

Ricketts Wood

Woodland Trust

Staffhurst Wood

Limpsfield

Surrey

Staffhurst Wood

Woodland Trust

Sussex

Arlington Bluebell Walk

Arlington, nr Polegate

East Sussex

Arlington Bluebell Walk

Open April-May, website updated weekly when open

Arundel WWT Arundel West Sussex Arundel WWT WWT

Beechland Mill Wood

Newick

East Sussex

Beechland Mill Wood

Woodland Trust

Butchers Wood

Hassocks

West Sussex

Butchers Wood

Woodland Trust

Guestling Wood

Hastings

East Sussex

Guestling Wood

Woodland Trust

Heaven Farm Nature Trail

Uckfield

East Sussex

Heaven Farm Nature Trail

 

Kiln Wood

Blackboys

East Sussex

Kiln Wood

Woodland Trust

Moat Wood

South Street, East Hoathly

East Sussex

Moat Wood

Woodland Trust

Waste Wood nr Hadlow Sussex Map of location  

Wilderness Wood

Hadlow Down, nr Uckfield

East Sussex

Wilderness Wood

 

Warwickshire
Austy Bluebell Woods nr Wootton Wawen Warwickshire Yew Tree Farm Bluebell Walk  

Croughton Court

nr Alcester

Warwickshire

Croughton Court

National Trust

Withycombe Wood nr Wootton Wawen Warwickshire

Explore Britain

Map of Location

 
Wiltshire

Ambrose Copse

Semley

Wiltshire

Ambrose Copse

Woodland Trust

Colerne Park & Monks Wood

Colerne

Wiltshire

Colerne Park & Monks Wood

Woodland Trust

Grovely Woods Wilton Wiltshie

Wilton Estate

Wiki   AA Walk

 

Hagbourne Copse

nr Blagrove Industrial Estate, West Swindon

Wiltshire

Hagbourne Copse

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Plain Copse

Lydiard Millicent near Swindon

Wiltshire

Plain Copse

Woodland Trust

Ravensroost Wood

Nr Minety

Wiltshire

Ravensroost Wood

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Somerford Common Brinkworth Wiltshire

Location Map

Explore Britain

Forestry Commission

Butterfly Survey

 

Tinney's Firs

Salisbury

Wiltshire

Tinney's Firs

Woodland Trust

West Woods

Clatford, Nr Marlborough

Wiltshire

West Woods

Wiltshire Walks

 

Yorkshire

Hackfall

Grewelthorpe

North Yorks

Hackfall

Woodland Trust

Hardcastle Crags

Hebden Bridge

Yorkshire

Hardcastle Crags

National Trust

Harry's Folly

Flash Inn, Ravenscar

North Yorks

Harry's Folly

Woodland Trust

Preston Spring Wood

Preston Under Scar

North Yorks

Preston Spring Wood

Woodland Trust

Skipton Woods

Skipton

North Yorks

Skipton Woods

Woodland Trust


Please Note: This is not an exhaustive list, but we hope to update it further so if you know of any really good locations to get photos of bluebells please let us know.

See also:

Bluebell article for the best way to approach photographing them and useful techniques as well as background information on them.

Where to Photograph Bluebells in England

Where to Photograph Bluebells in Scotland

Where to Photograph Bluebells in Wales

Where to Photograph Bluebells in Northern Ireland

March 2012. Due to larger organisations like the Woodlands Trust, National Trust, English Heritage etc, changing their website layouts we have been through and checked and updated all links on this page. If you find a link does not work then please let us know and we will do our best to update it.

However because the National Trust has changed it's website a number of times since this list was first generated we are now only linking to to their home page. So once you enter their website find the area where you can search for a place to visit and put in the name of the woodland you are interested in.

 


By: Tracey Park Section: Nature Key:
Page Ref: bluebell_locations Topic: Woodlands and Forests  Last Updated: 03/2012
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