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Leigh Woods, Bristol

4.2
#11 of 22 in Parks in Bristol
Forest Nature / Park
Getting to Leigh Woods:

By Train...

Bristol Temple Meads Train Station 4 miles. From here take First 8/8A bus or, if arriving by bike, National Cycle Network Route 41.

By Road...

From the M5 take J19, then follow the A369 towards Bristol. After Abbots Leigh the woods will be signposted on the left.

By Bus...

First 357/358/359, Bristol-Portishead, departs daily from Bristol Bus Station, or by the harbourside on Anchor Road. Alight at Beggar Bush Lane, from which it is a 10-minute level walk, via Valley Road. First 8/8A from Bristol Temple Meads Train Station. Alight at Clifton Village, then walk across the suspension bridge to Leigh Woods. Take First 9/9A to return to Train Station.City Sightseeing, Mar-Oct, daily. Departs from Broad Quay in the city centre, alight at Clifton Village.

By Bike...

National Cycle Network Route 41, Bristol-Pill, runs to North Road, close to Leigh Woods.
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  • We love going for walks in Leigh Woods. Mixture of forests and fields. You really feel like you can escape the city feel. Well worth a visit.  more »
  • It is a large park great for a long dog walk. The signs are confusing and the sight-seeing spot is not well mapped or even easily found. If you are not there to follow a direct path but to walk in the...  more »
  • This hour's walk starts outside the Clifton bridge and gives one the opportunity to flee the hustle and bustle of the town. Wonderful trees!  more »