• Go wild for autumn colour!

    by  • 28/10/2016 • Country moment • 0 Comments

    Love autumn hues

    Killiecrankie, Perthshire
    One of the most magnificent views at this time of year can be seen at the Pass of Killiecrankie in Perthshire. This wooded gorge (pictured) on the River Garry is associated with an historic Jacobite battle, but today it is a peaceful place where visitors have the chance to spot birds, red squirrels, leaping salmon and, in autumn, a variety of trees turn spectacular shades of burgundy, amber, russet and gold.

    Grizedale Forest, Cumbria
    Or go wild in Grizedale Forest, Cumbria, where the Ridding Wood trail offers stunning views of the valley, and a hike to the top of Carron Crag reveals panoramic vistas of this unspoilt landscape with its heady mix of autumn colours.

    The Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire
    Formerly used as a royal hunting forest and a site of industry inĀ  Victorian times, the evidence can still be found amongst the maze of trees. From Symons Yat Rock, spot the River Wye, concealed by crunchy leaves and towering trees this season.

    Where is your favourite place to see Autumn colour? We would love to hear more about it…

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