Mountain Biking at Queen Elizabeth Country Park

Queen Elizabeth Country Park

Gravel Hill

Tel: 023 9259 5040

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* The park is open every day. Main parking area open 24/7.

Winter: The Visitor Centre and Beechwood Kitchen is open 10am to 4pm (weekdays) and 9am to 4pm (weekends).
Summer: The Visitor Centre and Beechwood Kitchen is open 10am to 5pm (weekdays) and 9am to 5pm (weekends).

Map & Directions

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Road Directions

The post code is PO8 0QE.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest station for trains is Petersfield and the bus route goes from Havant to Petersfield and is a no 37 (please note, this bus does not operate on a Sunday).

For cyclists there is an easy, tarmac cycle route directly from the station to the park. 


Saturday, 10th August 2024 - Sunday, 11th August 2024

The South Downs ShowThe South Downs Show at Queen Elizabeth Country ParkOn Sat 10th August 2023 - Sun 11th August 2024, the bottom of Butser Hill will be filled with awesome arena acts, entertaining attractions, dog shows, animal petting zoo, children's rides and fun zone, country life stalls, beer tent and catering with live music and much much more. 
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Guide Prices

​​​​​​​Queen Elizabeth Country Park is free to enter but car parking fees apply.



  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing loop at reception
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Cafeteria, 60 max. Parties by arrangement. Barbecues by arrangement.
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (charge) - Parking charges apply. Payment is by card only.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • cazbatt
      Barnsley, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Nice country park
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 27th February 2024
      I visited the country park on a Saturday morning to do the weekly parkrun and really enjoyed my visit. It's well kept and clean and tidy from what I saw. There is a parking charge but I didn't... Read full review
    • Mike J
      Cafe a waste of time
      2 of 5 stars
      Monday, 1st April 2024
      Had a great time biking the park on the Saturday, but was let down by the cafe staff saying they where to busy to serve food, even though it was lunchtime (1pm) Never heard anything like it, I was... Read full review
    • James C
      Surrey, United Kingdom
      Nice Walks and Scenery. Avoid the Cafe
      3 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 16th April 2024
      Beautiful Scenery and some nice walks with Simple instructions to follow. My partner and I did a nice 6.3 mile walk and it was fantastic! Weather on our side too. Place was clean and tidy and lots of... Read full review

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