Harting Down

Views across chalk grassland at Harting Down

Dramatic hill-top views and secluded valleys, with abundant wild flowers

Harting Down

What's on

Upcoming events

Autumn foraging and wild medicine walk

Sat 29 Sep 2018
10:00-15:00
Led by herbalist Alice Bettany from Sacred Seeds, we forage then prepare our finds for use as food or medicine. Cook up some seasonal treats around the campfire and make some delicious wild food to share.

The Deer Rut Walk

Sat 03 Nov 2018
15:30-17:00
Join us on an atmospheric wildlife walk as we follow deer trails on Harting Down, looking for signs of the deer rut.
Harting Down

Wildlife

Short-eared owl perched on the ground

Classic downland wildlife 

Explore the rich variety of downland wildlife here at Harting Down. From the open springy turf to the deep ash and yew woodlands, you're sure to spot or hear some wildlife that lives here on Harting.