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Portland Bill

Portland Bill

Visiting Information: 
Site Name Portland Bill
Facilities
  • Ample parking on site
  • Charge for parking
  • Cafe on site
  • Toilets on site
  • Picnic area
  • Defined paths
Map Reference SY667685
Directions

Follow the signs to Portland and then follow the signs to the bill!

Location Map: 

The blue pin mark the approximate centre of the reserve, the yellow pin(s) mark the approximate locations of parking places that enable you to access the reserve.

Nearby Sites: 

These are sites near to the one you selected. Distances given are VERY approximate! Click any photograph to go to the full details of that site.

  • Approximate Distance: 2 miles

    A small secluded rocky beach on the sheltered eastern side of Portland and a nearby cliff ledge


     

  • Approximate Distance: 2 miles approx

    The smallest of Portland's redundant quarries now nature reserves but well worth a visit nonetheless.


     

  • Approximate Distance: 3 miles

     A disused quarry now a superb wildlife site managed by Butterfly Conservation Dorset.


     

  • Approximate Distance: 4 miles approx

    Lots of flowers and insects, fantastic views, an insight into the history of Portland stone extraction and a look at some sculptures!


     

  • Approximate Distance: 5 miles

    Grassland and scrub at the high end of Portland affording marvellous views of the Purbeck coast


     

     

  • Approximate Distance: 5 miles approx

    A disused stone quarry providing a dramatic landscape, wonderful views and abundant nature interest.


     

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