Harting Down

Downland view of flowers and skyline on Harting Hill

Dramatic hill-top views and secluded valleys, with abundant wild flowers

Harting Down

Things to see and do

Harting Down

What's on

Upcoming events

Cycle Safari

Wed 01 Jun 2016
10:00-16:00
This fun nature tour zooms in to look at plant culinary and medicinal uses plus animal tracking. Teaming up with a local bushcraft and foraging expert Nick Ward, we'll gain new insights into this rich and hidden part of our countryside, as we...

Harting Down Nature walk - at Harting Down

Wed 06 Jul 2016
14:00-16:00
Find out more about the wildflowers and insects found here at Harting Down

Bat and moth stargazing night

Thu 14 Jul 2016
21:00-23:00
Enjoy the Summer dark with creatures of the night beneath the stars

Dog Fun Day

Sun 31 Jul 2016
10:00-15:00
A fun day with your dog in the countryside, a must for all dog lovers!

Woolbeding Revealed

Thu 04 Aug 2016
10:30-14:00
Walk the historic boundaries of Woolbeding Estate and drink in the changing landscapes of river, wood, farm, and heath. Includes a stop at Woolbeding Gardens tea room.

Woodland Art and Campfire Cooking

Thu 11 Aug 2016
11:00-13:00
Be like Andy Goldsworthy - make your own natural art, then enjoy a campfire lunch in our glorious woodland. All materials provided, just roll up
Harting Down

Wildlife

A rare Duke of Burgundy butterfly at Harting Down

Fantastic downland wildlife 

Explore the wonderful variety of wildlife here at Harting Down. From our grazing cattle to frequent wildlife visitors, you're sure to spot something in our rich flower and chalk grassland.