Felton Common is a large open green area near Bristol airport. The planes fly right over your head, rumbling loudly as they come in to land, so it’s great fun to plane spot whilst walking your dog.
We parked in the small car park at St Katherine’s Church (BS40 9UR), parking is supposed to only be used by people visiting the church or the common. From here, head south, away from the main road, where the common is sort of triangular shaped, allowing you to walk around the perimeter, or cut up and go through the middle to follow a different path.
There’s a lot of room, so if you see another dog, they tend to be some distance away, however, it does seem like a lot of people know about this place! It’s especially brilliant to visit in April, where if you’re lucky, the meadows of bluebells are on show and look wonderful.
The terrain is sloping and easy to walk around, but there are no paved paths.
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