Mendip Hills

Mendip Hills - Kings Wood

Dramatic gorges and ancient woodland rising above the Somerset Levels

Mendip Hills

Things to see and do

Spot birds feeding on the mud flats

Huckers Bow salt marsh walk 

Take a walk out to St Thomas Head on the Severn Estuary, crossing some fine salt marsh and limestone grassland.

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Get involved

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Greater Horseshoe bat

Discover plants and animals 

The rare limestone grassland landscape on the Mendip Hills is home to a wide array of flora and fauna.

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Our work

Stone walling at Crook Peak

Maintaining Crook Peak 

Find out more about the National Trust's important environmental work at Crook Peak.