Ditchling Beacon

Moonlight over a dew pond near Ditchling Beacon, East Sussex

Important notice -

Our car park and countryside space is open. We have limited spaces, so if the car park is full please come back another time. Fires and barbecues are not permitted anywhere on site. Please stay local if possible to avoid creating hotspots

Panoramic views from the top of world

More about this place

Ditchling Beacon in August

Ditchling Beacon

Our work

 Panoramic view at sunset in August from Devil's Dyke, South Downs, West Sussex

South Downs sites we look after  

Discover the incredible diversity of countryside sites across the South Downs, from chalk grassland to river valleys, beech hangars and chalk cliffs.

View through the Devils Dyke valley towards Saddlescombe Farm

The Changing Chalk partnership 

A partnership of 10 organisations has received initial National Lottery support for the Changing Chalk project. Made possible by National Lottery players, the partnership will work with local communities and landowners to connect people with nature and address challenges facing the Sussex Downs to protect this fragile chalk grassland landscape for future generations.