East Head

Sand whispering along East Head, as the weather builds

Important notice -

There are no NT car parks at East Head. West Wittering car park is open for those with pre-booked spaces only. Please continue to follow social distancing measures.

Shifting sand dunes, salt marsh and flowing tides

East Head


A black, grey and white ringed plover bird stands on the open sand at East Head

Wildlife on East Head 

From common seals to some of our rarer visitors, East Head has a vast and diverse array of flora and fauna. Come for a visit and see what wildlife you can spot.

East Head

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.