Upper Thames Butterfly Sites - Buckinghamshire

This page contains a list of recommended butterfly sites to be found in Buckinghamshire. It is by no means exhaustive, but includes the majority of those sites which appear regularly in Butterfly Sightings. All the sites mentioned here have year-round free public access unless otherwise stated. If you can recommend other good butterfly sites in Buckinghamshire with public access, please contact the Webmaster.
You will need a decent map to find many of these places. The Ordnance Survey Explorer series (1:25,000) is recommended, although the Landranger series (1:50,000) will be adequate in most cases. Locations have been given using the National Grid Reference system, marked on all Ordnance Survey maps.
To find out more about a particular site, click on its name.
Aston Clinton Ragpits
Bernwood Forest
Bernwood Meadows
Black Park
Blue Lagoon
Buttler's Hanging
Calvert Jubilee
Chinkwell Wood
College Lake
College Wood
Denham Country Park
Finemere Wood
Holtspur Valley
Homefield Wood
Howe Park Wood
Incombe Hole
Ivinghoe Beacon
Little Linford Wood
Lodge Hill
Pitstone Quarry
Prestwood LNR
Rushbeds Wood/Lapland Farm Meadows
Wendover Woods
Wicken Wood
Yeosden Bank