Bluebell Woods County Durham To Explore

Bluebell Woods County Durham – Looking for some stunning bluebell woods in County Durham, then check out our suggestions, there are some great bluebell walks County Durham to explore.

If you do find some amazing County Durham Bluebell Woods, remember to tread carefully and stick to the paths, so that the many Bluebell Wood County Durham continue to thrive and not be destroyed.

It is a criminal offence to dig up Bluebell flowers, so remember to leave the Bluebell walk County Durham alone for everyone to enjoy.

Bluebell Woods County Durham To Explore

Baal Hill Wood

Location: Baal Hill nature reserve, Wolsingham, DL13 3HE

An ancient woodland with an impresive 400 year old oak tree. This beautiful semi-natural woodland is perhaps best seen in spring, with bluebells and wild garlic in flower. Bird life is varied with wood warblers, redstarts and pied flycatchers, as well as woodcock and buzzard. Roe deer are frequently seen throughout the woodland. Baal Hill Wood is a Site of Special Scientific Interest, recognised as nationally important for wildlife.

Houghall Woods 

Location: directly opposite the Botanical Gardens in the heart of Durham

Great High Wood A beautiful wood with semi ancient oak and beech woodland. A must for the bluebells and wide variety of birds.

Low Burnhall

Location: South Rd, Durham DH1 3TX

Low Burnhall is a patchwork of habitats. Gnarled, veteran, sweet chestnut trees in a block of ancient woodland contrast with areas of recent planting; wet woodland houses native amphibians; and the wildflower meadows attract clouds of butterflies in the summer.

This captivating woodland is a tranquil haven for people and wildlife, within easy reach of Durham city, and plays an important part in local history.

Ragpath Wood

Location: Rag Path Wood, Durham

Ragpath Wood is joined to the village of Esh Winning by the Dearness Valley walk. This mixed woodland boasts a gorgeously scented carpet of bluebells in spring, with ramsons, wood anemones and wood sorrel spreading from the banks of the river.

Looking for bluebells in another county, check out Bluebell Woods Near Me