Views north over the Weald from Blackcap South Downs

A classic downland experience with secret woodland glades

More about this place

Cattle gazing out over the parkland on a misty morning

A walk at Blackcap

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


What's on

Upcoming events

Cadbury Easter Egg hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Follow the clues, answer the questions, complete the challenges and be rewarded with a chocolate Cadbury's Easter bunny.

Signs of Spring Trail

Tue 03 Apr 2018
Celebrate finding the signs of spring on our fun family trail at Birling Gap

Rockpool Rangers

Sat 14 Apr 2018
Join the Rangers in discovering the fascinating life in the rockpools at Birling Gap.

Beachclean with MCS at Birling Gap

Fri 20 Apr 2018
Join our regular beachclean group for a day and help us survey the rubbish we pick up to make our beach beautiful again.

Seven Sisters Archaeology walks - Belle Tout

Sun 22 Apr 2018
Come and discover the fascinating history through the ages of this amazing coastal site overlooking the Seven Sisters.

Seven Sisters archaeology walks - Crowlink Circular

Sun 20 May 2018
Come and discover the fascinating history and art history through the ages of the Crowlink area on an informative circular walk .