Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Aerial view of Saddlescombe Farm on the South Downs
Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Things to see and do

Searching the skies

Spring family fun at Devil's Dyke and Saddlescombe 

There is so much to do this Spring at Devil’s Dyke and Saddlescombe Farm. We’ve picked out our favourite 50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾ for you, from watching a bird to climbing a huge hill. So, go out, fill your lungs with air, and enjoy these legendary countryside spots.

Visitors dog-walking at Ickworth, Suffolk

Taking the lead on the South Downs 

The South Downs are a great place to walk your dog, so there's always somewhere near to you where you can enjoy this rich countryside throughout the year.

Family fun

Family activities for outdoors adventures 

We've got lots of fun activities to try on your next family adventure. Discover wildlife at the places in our care using our handy spotter guides or have a go at activities inspired by the colours and sounds of nature.

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

What's on

Upcoming events

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Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Wildlife

Ranger examining wild flowers in a chalk grassland landscape

Spring wildlife at Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Spring has arrived and everything bursts into life. Here is some of the best wildlife to look out for at Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill.

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

Our work

Saddlescombe Farm and Newtimber Hill

History

Larder filled with dried herbs, jars of preserve and eggs

Step back in time at Saddlescombe Farm 

This fertile valley in the shadow of the South Downs has attracted settlers for thousands of years. Find out more about the fascinating history of this downland farm from the Knights Templar to present day use.