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Black Rock

The south entrance to the Cheddar Complex takes you into Black Rock, the first of three linked reserves to explore, including Longwood and Velvet Bottom reserves. Enjoy stunning views across Mendips' famous Cheddar George.
Habitat: Limestone grassland, scrub grassland, scree woodland
Early Years and reception: Bird trail or Teddy Bears' Picnic
KS1 & 2: Living things and their habitats, Nature Explorers, Seasonal sessions, Geography Skills
Secondary: Geography & Biology skills, Practical conservation tasks
Please let us know your theme and learning objectives and we will put together a programme to meet your requirements.


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  • Coach parking

Limited parking space



What we can offer

  • Pre-visit information available
  • Provision of materials/equipment/livestock
  • Risk assessment
  • Self-guided activities
  • Set programmes
  • Tailored programmes

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