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Active military training area

An extensive area of open dry heathland scattered with mixed woodland. Managed on behalf of the MOD.


Kings Ride
Nearest postcode: GU15 4NG

OS Map Reference

SU 875 621
A static map of Barossa

Know before you go

498 hectares

Grazing animals



Not suitable for wheelchair users or those with limited mobility.


Under effective control
Please keep dogs on a lead between April and September to to protect ground nesting birds

When to visit

Opening times

Open at all times

Best time to visit

March to September

About the reserve

Barossa is an active military training area, please respect military activity.

Barossa is a stunning lowland heath with areas of pine and native deciduous woodland.

This diversity of habitats attracts a great variety of heathland wildlife including numerous reptiles, a great number of invertebrates and ground nesting birds such as the Dartford warbler.

Contact us

Contact number: 01483 795440
Contact email: info@surreywt.org.uk

Environmental designation

Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI)
Special Protection Areas (SPA)

Location map

Active military training area, please respect military training activity.