Slindon Estate

Important notice -

Our car parks are open with limited spaces, so if the car park is full please come back another time. There is a very high fire risk at the moment due to the dry weather. Fires & barbecues are not permitted anywhere - help us protect our countryside

A great and ancient downland estate

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.

Slindon Estate

Our work

Staff and volunteers planting tree saplings at Northwood

The Rise of Northwood 

‘The Rise of Northwood’ is the biggest woodland restoration that the National Trust has ever taken on, and it’s all happening on Slindon Estate right now - find out more about the work we've been doing.

The Slindon Ranger team sitting on the frame for the Littlewood Lookout at Northwood

Our work at Slindon 

The Slindon Estate team is a vibrant community of people who have Slindon’s well-being now and in the future at heart. They will set about any task, from practical estate work to guiding a tour party, and there are always exciting projects on the go right now.

 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.

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Discover Slindon's wildlife

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Black and white old picture of lodge gates

Discover our past 

The wonderful thing about Slindon's rich history is that much of it can still be seen, touched and experienced today as it was many years ago.