Discovery Walks at Westonbirt Arboretum

Discovery Walks

Take the path less travelled and delve a little deeper into our captivating trees with our discovery walks. Every 1st & 3rd Sat of the month - 10:30am

Please note that dogs are not permitted on guided walks (except assistance dogs).                                        

Saturday 20 April

Behind the Scenes

This is a rare opportunity to understand the work of the propagation unit and see inside the tree team’s machinery shed, followed by a short walk around circular drive.

Saturday 04 May

Rhododendrons

Learn more about the origin of this plant while being treated to the wonderful display of Rhododendrons.

Saturday 18 May 

Beyond Ash dieback

Take a closer look at the Silk Wood Community Planting Project following the devastation caused by ash dieback.

Saturday 08 June 

Medicinal trees

A walk to show trees which have provided medicines, many of our trees both native and foreign species have given us medicines or potions for our well being for Centuries.

Saturday 22 June

Silkwood

A 90 minute walk on the paths less travelled in Silk Wood, and see the Wollemi pine planted by The King.

Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Tetbury, GL8 8QS
Grade - Easy
How much?
Free after admission