Golden Cap

Important notice -

Unfortunately, St Gabriel's Steps are closed until further notice due to a land slip.

Stunning coastline and England's only natural World Heritage Site

Autumn at Golden Cap

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What's on

Upcoming events

National Trust and Cadbury Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Hop along to the Stonebarrow Hill to take part in our self-led, family egg hunt. Follow the trail around the beautiful countryside at your own pace and collect a Cadbury chocolatey treat at the end.

Orchid discovery walk

Mon 07 May 2018
Come along and discover the amazing orchids in our meadows. Help our volunteer ecologist survey orchids on this guided walk from Stonebrrow.

Jurassic Coast boat trip from Lyme Regis 2018

Fri 25 May 2018
Join us for a cruise along a stretch of Jurassic Coast, with a light commentary on all aspects of the coastline. Online bookings only via Stuart lines website, bookings open late January.
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Places to stay

The terrace at Portland House with sea views

National Trust places to stay in West Dorset 

West Dorset is an ideal holiday location. Our places to stay are located by the coast in gorgeous countryside that's featured in the hit TV programme Broadchurch and the Far from the Madding Crowd film starring Carey Mulligan.

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Parasol Mushroom at Burton Bradstock

Wildlife on the Golden Cap Estate in Dorset 

Learn about the wildlife you can see on the Golden Cap Estate, from wildflowers in the haymeadows to dragonflies in the ponds.

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