Facilities & access


  • There are six free car parks
  • Please keep dogs under close control where sheep & cattle are grazing
  • Please avoid burning the grass when using portable barbeques
  • Barbeques allowed in first car park on right after Bembridge Fort
  • Some areas of Down are used by members of local aero modelling club

Family & children

  • The south facing slopes of the down are great for kite flying
  • If kite flying, watch out for people flying radio controlled aircraft


  • Downland with steep cliffs
  • Some stiles, gates and steps and two cattle grids
  • Some paths are slippery and muddy when wet