View-from-Hambledon-Hill_credit G&S Snelgrove

Spectacular Iron Age hillfort overlooking the Blackmore Vale. The locations of Iron Age huts can be seen in the interior, and there is an earlier Neolithic long barrow inside the fort too.

With nearby Hod Hill and Bulbarrow, this trio of hill forts all give you views over Blackmore Vale and the chalk ridges of Cranborne Chase.

  • Grid reference: ST845124
  • Location: Off minor road to Child Okeford from A350 Blandford-Shaftesbury road, just north of Stourpaine.
  • Access information: Free access at all times. Limited parking available at entrance to Hod Hill, further along road.
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