Things to see & do

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What's on

Take a look at our events calendar to see what's on this summer.

August highlights

The beautiful Adonis blue butterfly © Rob Hewer

Just five minutes from the car park, the meadow is at its most colourful. All the rare downland butterflies can be seen - the Adonis blue, Chalkhill blue and silver spotted skipper.


September highlights

Devil’s bit scabious © Andrew Tuddenham

The south side of the Dyke Valley is a purple haze with Devil's bit scabious. The meadow near the car park is still a vibrant mix of colour.


October highlights

On a clear day, a sunset across the Devil’s Dyke can be spectacular © Andrew Tuddenham

The autumn light can produce spectacular sunsets over Fulking escarpment.


Don't miss

  • The view through the valley to Saddlescombe farm
  • The meadow in summer - a carpet of flowers and a haven for insects
  • The hangliders when the wind is from the north
  • A walk to historic Saddlescombe farm
  • A walk through the woods in spring where bluebells and orchids thrive
  • The sea of pink orchids in the valley in June