Marley Common

A landscape view of the heather in bloom over Marley Common
Marley view point looking out over the Milland valley.

Walks in and around Marley Common 

Discover Marley common and its surroundings. Wander peacefully through heaths, woodlands and meadows.

Upcoming events

Nightjar walk on Black Down

Wed 05 Jun 2019
21:30-23:00
Spend a high Summer evening in search of the elusive Nightjar on a guided walk lead by National Trust Ranger Spike Brooker

Big Camp on Black Down

Sat 22 Jun 2019
11:00-11:00
Come and take part in a truly wild camping experience on Black Down.

Countryside Crafts Day

Sat 27 Jul 2019
10:30-16:00
Bring the family down to the farm for traditional craft demonstrations and with opportunities to join in.

Community apple pressing day

Sat 28 Sep 2019
10:30-16:00
Join in a free, family-friendly apple day at Swan Barn Farm. Bring along your own apples or simply join the rangers in using our fantastic heritage press and scratter to make your own apple juice and cider.
Marley Common

Get involved

Three volunteers stard in a woodland huddled round a white sweep net examining the contents for insects

Join the team 

There's always something to do behind the scenes at Black Down and we wouldn't be able to get it all done without our fantastic team of volunteers. There are many volunteering opportunities to choose from and we always welcome new members to our friendly team.