A secluded site with wonderful views across the surrounding countryside, a favourite with walkers and summer picnickers.
This site, which contains important pockets of chalk grassland, is renowned for its wonderful views across Dorset's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The ancient Wessex Ridgeway route runs close to the site.
|Look out for||
Buzzards, Ravens and Stonechats
|Habitats||Chalk grassland and scrub|
|Nearest bus stop||Crown Inn, Ibberton|
|Nearest train station||Gillingham (14 miles)|
|Grid reference||ST 792 071|
|Parking||Butts Pond free car park, Sturminster Newton - Up to four cars|
|Accessibility||No disabled access|
|Other activities in area||Wessex Ridgeway|
|Managed by||Dorset Council (Area Greenspace Management Team - North)|
|How to get there||Above Ibberton village beside the road between Belchalwell and Bulbarrow Hill.|