“Unspoilt, rolling hills – that’s what you will discover at Burton Dassett Hills. Whether you are walking, flying a kite or just sitting in your car, the magnificent views from these hills are breathtaking.
The site comprises a series of rugged hilltops affordinfg spectacular views in all directions and Fox Covert, a small woodland with a surfaced footpath. Opened as a country park in 1971, the 100 acres contain a wealth of historical interest such as the prominent beacon, quarry remains and the nearby 12th Century All Saints Church.”
At a glance
There are various events at our Country Parks throughout the year, check out the events list for the latest details.
Interpretive information points across the site.
A visitor’s guide and a site information leaflet are available from staff at the site, or by calling Ryton Pools Country Park on 02476 305592.
Orientation platform on Magpie Hill.
If you’d like to arrange any other events, please contact the country park.
Toilets with baby changing and disabled facilities. Open 9am to dusk. Not open on Christmas Day.
Phone 02476 305592 for details.
Dog waste bins available. Dogs in the countryside.
There are no cash machine facilities at this park.
There are regular Police patrols in both marked and unmarked vehicles at this park as part of ongoing monitoring operations.