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Heathland in bloom on Black Down with grazing belted galloway cows
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Things to see and do

Walk our trails

Children turning the handle on an historic apple scratter

Community apple pressing day at Swan Barn Farm 

Join in a free, family-friendly apple day at Swan Barn Farm in Haslemere. Bring along your own apples and join in using our fantastic heritage press and scratter to make your own apple juice. The event takes place in a specially hand-built orchard house with the restored orchards all around.

Upcoming events

Winter Wassailing 2017

Fri 27 Jan 2017
A free community event includes the traditional drink of the ceremony, the wassail, which is made with apples grown and pressed right on the farm, there will also be food and drink available for sale and live music.
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A selection of worked flints found at Black Down, including arrowheads and axes, laid out in a display

Ancient finds 

Prehistoric flints, ancient tracks across the land and so much more – our research reveals treasures in this fantastic landscape.

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Get involved

Three volunteers stard in a woodland huddled round a white sweep net examining the contents for insects

Join the team 

There's always something to do behind the scenes at Black Down and we wouldn't be able to get it all done without our fantastic team of volunteers. There are many volunteering opportunities to choose from and we always welcome new members to our friendly team.

A view over the Devil's Punch Bowl, Hindhead, Surrey

Black Down & Hindhead Supporters 

Join the National Trust's Black Down & Hindhead Supporters group and enjoy year-round events with us.