Blackcap

A trig point stands against the skyline at Blackcap, South Downs

A classic downland experience with secret woodland glades

More about this place

Blackcap bostal white against the dusk on the South Downs

A walk at Blackcap

Enjoy this secluded gem with sunken bostals, a hidden woodland, views over the Weald and fascinating history.

Blackcap

What's on

Upcoming events

Green woodworking at Frog Firle Farm

Sat 06 Apr 2019
10:00-13:00
Come and learn to make a traditional stool using rural woodworking techniques.

Cadbury Easter Egg hunt

Sat 06 Apr 2019
10:30-16:00
Immerse yourself in the wild, complete your nature diary and receive a chocolate egg

Rockpool Adventure

Sat 27 Apr 2019
14:00-16:00
Come and explore the rockpools at Birling Gap with us on your day out at the coast, great fun for all the family.

Seven Sisters archaeology walks - Crowlink coastal walk

Sun 28 Apr 2019
11:00-14:00
Come and discover the fascinating history through the ages of the iconic Seven Sisters cliffs on an informative circular walk from Birling Gap.

Seven Sisters Archaeology walks - Belle Tout circular

Sun 26 May 2019
11:00-13:30
Come and discover the fascinating history through the ages of this amazing coastal site overlooking the Seven Sisters.

50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4 by the sea

Mon 27 May 2019
10:00-15:00
Come down to the visitor centre at Birling Gap, pick up a tracker pack and uncover the creatures of the beach