Devil's Dyke

Sunset looking north from Devil's Dyke, South Downs, West Sussex
Devil's Dyke

Things to see and do

Delicate wild garlicflowers carpet the floor and fils the air with their deliciously pungent scent

Our walking trails

Take on one of our varied walking trails in the stunning countryside around Devil's Dyke.

Devil's Dyke

What's on

Upcoming events

Easter Egg Hunt

Sat 15 Apr 2017
11:00-15:00
Join us at Devil's Dyke for a fun family Cadbury Easter egg hunt.

Easter Egg Rolling Competition

Mon 17 Apr 2017
10:45-12:00
Bring your own hand decorated hard boiled egg and try your luck at this Easter custom

Saddlescombe Farm Open Day

Sun 23 Apr 2017
10:30-16:00
Discover this ancient downland farm that was once owned by the Knights Templars.

Baking al fresco at Saddlescombe Farm

Tue 30 May 2017
10:30-14:30
Learn how to bake bread al fresco in a clay oven the good old fashioned way. There won't be a tin or thermometer in sight. All ingredients provided.

Wolstonbury Orchid Safari

Sun 11 Jun 2017
10:00-13:00
Discover how centuries of grazing has produced a rich variety of downland flowers and stunning orchids.

Devil's Dyke wild food walk and talk

Wed 14 Jun 2017
10:30-12:30
Hear about how our ancestors gathered food and what foods you can forage for today.
Devil's Dyke

Get involved

Volunteers watch a pile of scrub burn on a countryside site as they clear the woody material to allow the more fragile chalk grassland to flourish

Volunteer with us 

Whether you're looking to make a difference, learn a new skill or meet like-minded people, there are plenty of opportunities to share your skills and talents as part of our team of volunteers.

Devil's Dyke

History

Merry-go-round at Devil's Dyke Victorian adventure park

Discover a past of Victorian fun and war games 

Discover how history has shaped Devil's Dyke, from its prehistoric roots to thriving adventure park before being commandeered by the military during the World Wars

Devil's Dyke

Learning

Devil's Dyke

Places to stay

The exterior of Saxon Cottage, Steyning, Sussex

A perfect Sussex holiday retreat 

If you are looking for a perfect holiday getaway why not visit Saxon Cottage? Nestled in the heart of the historic market town of Steyning in the South Downs, this delightful thatched cottage offers an idyllic setting for a country stay.