Littlecombe Picnic Area, Fontmell Magna
The ideal starting point for exploring Fontmell and Melbury Down.
This disused lime quarry was turned into a walkers' car park and picnic area, principally for access to Dorset Wildlife Trust's Fontmell Down Reserve and the National Trust's Melbury Down.
|Nearest bus stop
|Nearest train station
||Gillingham (9 miles)
||ST 884 168
||Up to three cars
||No wheelchair access to Fontmell Down
|Other activities in area
||Dorset Council (Area Greenspace Management Team - North)
|How go get there
Off the Blandford to Shaftesbury Higher Road (C13) turn towards Fontmell Magna on Mill Street, it is 230m on your left