Events

Easter fun on the Hill

Spot signs of Spring with our ranger this Easter bank holiday Monday © Andy Foley

Spot signs of Spring with our ranger this Easter bank holiday Monday

Spring on the Hill

Monday 21 April 2014, 1pm - 3pm

Watch Spring burst back into life on this family friendly guided walk with our ranger on Easter Bank Holiday Monday. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife and flowers, whilst finding out more about this enigmatic ancient site. Bring your kite and tick off one of our 50 things challenges too ... at the highest point in Oxfordshire.

Help keep the Horse white

Spend quality family time together at White Horse Hill, Uffingtong © Virginia Haydon

Spend quality family time together at White Horse Hill, Uffingtong

Chalking the Horse

4, 5 May, 24, 25 August 2014

Over 3,000 man hours are needed each year to keep the horse in tip-top condition. Why not step into the shoes of the ancients and help us with this all-important task? Families welcome. Plus you can tick off some 50 things challenges, like climbing a really big hill and rolling back down again. And don't forget to bring your kite... Booking essential on 01793 762209.

Myths and folklore at the Hill

Two brothers roll down White Horse Hill © Virginia Haydon

Two brothers roll down White Horse Hill

History at White Horse HIll

Sunday 1 June 2014, 2-4pm

With archaeological finds dating back to neolithic times, burial chambers and the Bronze age figure, there is no shortage of intriguing facts to discover. Join our ranger for a family fun afternoon learning about this intriguing Bronze Age figure. Plus you can tick off some 50 things challenges too... and don't forget to bring your kite. Booking essential.

Legends, dragon's blood and romance

Conquer Dragon Hill, at the White Horse, Uffington © James Haydon

Conquer Dragon Hill, at the White Horse, Uffington

Ridgeway ramble

Sunday 13 July 2014, 2-5pm

Did you know that this is where Saint George slayed the fire-eating dragon, or that once a year, the White Horse climbs down the hill to graze? Discover wondrous folklore and history of this ancient site with our ranger on this family friendly walk to Waylands Smithy. Plus tick off some 50 things challenges, including exploring a cave and tracking wild animals. Booking essential.

Are you taking the challenge?

Can't come on any of our events? Don't worry... you can still enjoy lots of 50 things adventures on the Hill. Why not download our user-friendly map to help you get the most of your visit.

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