Views north over the Weald from Blackcap South Downs

A classic downland experience with secret woodland glades

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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.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Welcome team volunteer coffee morning

Thu 24 May 2018
Join us for coffee and find out more about volunteering with our welcome team in the car park and outside at Birling Gap

Rockpool Rangers

Sat 26 May 2018
Join the Rangers in discovering the fascinating life in the rockpools at Birling Gap.

50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4 trail

Mon 28 May 2018
Follow our 50 things trail at Birling Gap to start a summer outdoor adventure

Beachclean with MCS at Birling Gap

Fri 15 Jun 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 - Seven Sisters circular

Sun 17 Jun 2018
Come and discover the fascinating history through the ages of the iconic Seven Sisters cliffs on an informative circular walk from Birling Gap.

Frog Firle Farm Open Day

Sun 15 Jul 2018
An fun family open farm day at a traditional Sussex Farm in the Cuckmere Valley. Come and enjoy games, wildlife, cream teas and more...