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

Stargazing - Daytime Planetarium

Sat 11 Feb 2017
10:30-15:00
Visit our daytime planetarium and learn about the wonders of space and the solar system.

Stargazing night

Sat 11 Feb 2017
18:00-21:00
An evening gazing at the stars with our professional space communicator.

Stargazing - Comet Making Workshop

Wed 15 Feb 2017
10:00-12:30
Have a go at making your own comet and learn about how they are formed.

Springtime spinning workshop

Thu 23 Feb 2017
11:00-15:00
Spin a bracelet, make a sheep or try weaving wool at our drop-in workshop.

Green woodworking at Frog Firle Farm

Sat 18 Mar 2017
10:00-13:00
Come and learn to make a traditional stool using rural woodworking techniques.

Rockpool adventure - April

Sun 02 Apr 2017
10:00-12:00
Join the Rangers in discovering the fascinating life in the rock pools at Birling Gap - you could discover a whole new world of fantastic creatures and wonderful wildlife out there.....