Facilities & access


  • Plenty of space to enjoy a picnic. Bring your own rug or seating
  • Dogs are welcome. Please keep them under control as cattle graze the site
  • Car parks: Pepperbox Hill, height restriction 2m, free parking for about 20 cars, OS SU212248
  • Entrances: Car park pedestrian gates: OS SU212248, A36 layby kissing gate: OS SU215246, or road on left travelling from Salisbury soon after turning for Pepperbox Hill
  • Information point detailing some of the wildlife you can see here

Family & children

  • Fairly level ground along the brow of the hill, suitable for pushchairs


  • There is a uneven grass path which leads a circular route around the site with some sloping terrain
  • The car park has wheelchair accessible gates
  • Grimstead Downs are connected to Pepperbox Hill by a very rough byway and the terrain is very steep and uneven