Facilities & access


  • Pub in Tickenham
  • Public toilets in Nailsea town centre
  • Dogs welcome. Please keep under control as livestock graze the area
  • Stop for a picnic just below the hill fort where there are great views looking down across the North Somerset Levels and Moors towards the Mendips
  • Car parks: Tickenham Village Hall: Not NT, Free parking, OS ST445715, Coordinates 51.4402160000, -2.7991740000


  • The hill fort is located on the Tickenham ridge 330ft (100m) above the village
  • A steep footpath leads up to the hill fort from the village, the surface is mostly grassy with a stile into the field