A Visitor Centre - Crickley Hill
Crickley Hill is one of our popular visitor centres. You can visit any time of year to experience breath-taking views, historical walks or a fantastic cup of coffee from our Café.
Know before you go
Parking informationParking charges apply.
Bicycle parkingNot currently, but cyclists are very welcome
Grazing animalsBelted Galloway cattle
There are parking spaces for Blue Badge holders.
Under effective control
DDogs must be kept on short leads (2 metres or less) between 1st March and 31st July (as stated in the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000).
When to visit
Opening timesThere is a gate at the entrance to Crickley Hill which is locked to cars outside of these times:
January - February: 6am - 6pm
March: 6am - 7pm
April - September: 6am - 9.30pm
October: Open from 6am - 7pm
November - December: 6am - 6pm
The cafe is open:
April to September 8am - 6pm
October to March 8am - 5pm
Best time to visitAll year
About the reserve
Area of Outstanding Beauty (AONB)
Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI)