Youth Rangers wanted at Rushmere Country Park

**FULLY BOOKED** Local environmental charity The Greensand Trust is looking for young people aged 13-18 to take part in its Youth Ranger Scheme coming this autumn to Rushmere Country Park, thanks to generous sponsorship by construction company Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd. Read more

Heron Watch 2019 now over

Heron Watch 2019 has now come to an end at Rushmere Country Park with very little heron activity remaining - we look forward to welcoming them back again in February next year. Read more

20th anniversary appeal launched to preserve King’s Wood

We're marking our 20th anniversary with an appeal for donations to help us preserve ancient King's Wood. We want to ensure the entire woodland is carefully managed and protected in perpetuity for the benefit of wildlife and heritage as an exceptional open space for current and future generations to enjoy. Read more

Rushmere Country Park enters TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame

Rushmere Country Park has been entered into the TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame having been awarded a Certificate of Excellence every year for the past five years from 2015 - 2019. Read more

Spring Highlights 2019

Our Spring edition of Greensand Highlights featuring all the latest news and what's going on across The Greensand Trust and Rushmere Country Park - available to view here. Read more

Celebrating 20 years of caring for our local environment

This year we're celebrating 20 years of action to protect, conserve and enhance the distinctive landscape, wildlife and history of the Greensand Ridge and wider area - improving access, understanding and enjoyment of the area for the benefit of everyone. Read more


RUSHMERE COUNTRY PARK - Summer opening hours 8.30am - 8pm begin Sunday 31 March until end of October. Cafe and visitor centre open 10am - 4pm. Read more

Card payment now available at Rushmere Country Park

**New payment machine now accepts card payment only** Pay on exit parking at Rushmere Country Park’s main entrance is now easier than ever as the exit barrier is now able to accept payment by bank card or mobile device - so visitors no longer need the exact change, unless paying with coins. Read more

Support us via Amazon Smile!

If you shop at Amazon you can now support us via Amazon Smile whereby Amazon will donate 0.5% of the net purchase price to the charity of your choice. Please choose The Greensand Trust as this costs you nothing extra but would mean a lot to us! Read more