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Revisit with the kids to see the local crop circle

We stopped off with the kids whilst driving past to revisit one of the lesser known white horses at... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
Swindon, United Kingdom
Hack pen White horse

If you want spectacular views over the countryside take a walk or drive up Hackpen Hill. If you... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2016
Jo M
Swindon, United Kingdom
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15 Jul 2018
“Revisit with the kids to see the local crop circle”
13 Mar 2017
“Beautiful Views and a great sense of History”
On unclassified road running east from junction with A4361, Devizes to Swindon main road. Sometimes known as the Broad Hinton horse, Broad Hinton, England
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Reviewed July 15, 2018

We stopped off with the kids whilst driving past to revisit one of the lesser known white horses at Hackpen Hill and to see a new crop circle at the foot of the hill that only recently appeared. Good day out in the summer sun....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We just happened upon this Whitehorse after a visit to Broad Hinton. My daughter and I were on a visit from the U.S. and this was among other exciting happenstance finds along our journey of over 1,300 miles of road tripping around England. We were...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Tammy C
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

If you want spectacular views over the countryside take a walk or drive up Hackpen Hill. If you walk from The Barbury up a fairly muddy track you are soon rewarded with views over to Broad Hinton and on a good day you can see...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Jo M
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

A walk along the Ridgeway long distance path brought us views south all over Wiltshire. The day was clear and crisp. Others were out with dogs and children. Kite flying was in order and riding bikes and puddle jumping. All great activities on a holiday...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank ScotinEngland
Reviewed September 1, 2015

A well tended site and well maintained. Visible from the main road it's worth getting a little closer. Fairly impressive and of a good size - it's worth a day trip if also visiting Avebury

Date of experience: August 2015
Reviewed July 27, 2015

We were at the nearby Barbury Castle hill fort, so decided to take a detour and drive along part of the Ridgeway (yes it is allowed, please please take care of walkers and horses), to Hackpen Hill White Horse. We hadn't told the kids what...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed March 10, 2015

Walked from Barbary Castle to Hackpen hill car park and back today. Fabulous views on a glorious spring afternoon!! Only downside for us was the amount of litter on the path as you approach the car park, lots of dog mess both in bags and...More

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank hankertonboy
Reviewed October 13, 2014

Come rain or shine to be on The Ridge Way at Hack Pen Hill over looking Broad Hinton, is a delight. I would suggest warm clothing if the sun isn't shining. The area has a sense of mysticism,and one could imagine ancient man resting there...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank john w
Reviewed September 12, 2014

This was my first visit to a white horse. The view is wonderful. The peace and quiet is super. There is parking just up the road - on the very top of the hill. It was quiet on the day we visited so parking wasn't...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Lisano8
Reviewed August 30, 2014

Long been my wife's and my favourite. Car park is on the Ridgeway and the white horse is not actually visible from the carpark. But clear if viewed on the way up, driving in the Marlborough direction from Broad Hinton. That's not the reason we...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank brianwmay
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