Explore woodland in winter

From cold, crisp mornings to chilly, starlit evenings, discover a winter wonderland near you with our top ideas.

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Spot early signs of spring

How is climate change affecting timings in nature? Let us know if you spot any early signs of spring near you.

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Can you identify trees in winter?

Winter tree identification can be tricky. But even on bare trees there are clues to look out for.

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Winter wildlife true or false

What does wildlife get up to at winter? Take the test in our true or false quiz.

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Foraging for Christmas decorations

Transform your home into a woodland wonderland this Christmas with our easy ideas for festive, foraged home decor.

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Explore a magical winter wonderland 

From mist and moonlight to frost-covered leaves. Woodlands are magical places and we look after more than 1,000 of them, open and free for you to enjoy.

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Discover winter wildlife

Winter is the perfect time to spot wildlife. The trees are bare so it’s much easier to spot activity from birds, squirrels and other wildlife. And with the dark, cold days, wildlife may need a helping hand too

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