Blackcap

Views north over the Weald from Blackcap South Downs

A classic downland experience with secret woodland glades

Blackcap

Things to see and do

A bee orchid in the grass at Burton Bradstock

Woodland and Weald views 

Enjoy a walk far from the crowds, find a sunken track lined with flowers, a hilltop panorama, and the myriad colours of a secret woodland

Blackcap

What's on

Upcoming events

Autumn colour walk from Ditchling Beacon to Blackcap

Sun 16 Oct 2016
10:00-14:00
An undulating walk along the South Downs Way taking in the autumn colors of Ashcombe Bottom.

Coastal walk - Seven Sisters walk via Birling Gap

Sun 23 Oct 2016
09:30-14:00
Join us for a gorgeous 6 mile circular walk taking in stunning seascapes and views from Gayles Farm, our newest coastal acquisition. Includes a light bite at Birling Gap.

Halloween trail

Mon 24 Oct 2016
11:00-15:00
Search for the hidden pumpkins around the visitor centre and discover more about ghosts and beasties that reside at Birling Gap

Seven Sisters archaeology walks - Belle Tout

Sun 30 Oct 2016
11:00-12:30
Come and discover the fascinating history through the ages of this amazing coastal site overlooking the Seven Sisters.

Christmas wreath making

Sun 27 Nov 2016
13:00-15:00
Make a beautiful Christmas wreath for your front door using natural materials and festive fancies! Using locally harvested materials from our habitat management work, make a fantastically seasonal and decoration.

Father Christmas and family fun activities

Sat 03 Dec 2016
11:00-15:30
Come along and visit Father Christmas in his grotto, and join in with some of the free self guided family craft activities in the visitor centre.