Lit-up tent under a starry sky at night.
Beginner’s guide to wild camping in the UK

Experience the joy of sleeping under the stars with our expert tips on how to camp safely and legally in Britain.

Things to see in September

Wildlife to spot and plants to forage for this month

British wildlife

Learn how to identify species with our expert guides

BBC Countryfile Magazine Podcast

Join us on a countryside escape in each episode of the podcast

Wildlife gardening

Turn your garden into a haven for wildlife this spring

Family days out

Fun days out and family activities to enjoy this autum

UK's best walks

From gentle strolls to multi-day hikes, find the best walking routes in Britain

Autumn holidays

Enjoy a break in the UK countryside


Outdoor kit reviews

Our pick of the best walking and camping gear for outdoor adventures

Home cooking recipes

Delicious seasonal recipe ideas

How to guides

Make homemade crafts and learn outdoor skills

Latest articles


The latest environment and wildlife news

Get the best view of the Orionid meteor shower this October as it passes over the northern hemisphere. Here's our guide to what it is, when it happens and where to see it.

A conservation project has doubled the number of golden eagles in the south of Scotland.

From tiny autumn voles to wide open landscapes, here's our pick of the winning shots from the BBC Countryfile Calendar across the past 30 years

After a long and careful selection process, the judges have made their decision. It's time to announce the winner of our first Nature Writer of the Year competition - and our fantastic runners up.

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Provided by Princess Cruises

Embark on a voyage to Scandinavia and discover a new world of nature, history and culture this year, with Princess Cruises

Provided by Visit Exmoor

With its beautiful and varied landscape, Exmoor National Park puts on a spectacular show as the seasons change

Provided by Various

Show your four-legged friend you care with this ultimate guide to everything pooch related