The Needles Viewpoint

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Recommended by 11 out of 12 hikers


  • mi1994

    Access to the viewpoint is free of charge 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. In high season, there's an open-top bus from Yarmouth, Freshwater Bay and the Needles Park to the headland. Access to the Old Battery (National Trust) is not free and not 24/365.

    • April 30, 2019

  • Andy Grubb

    Great view of the Needles. Opportunity to see the Rocket testing site used between 1956 and 1971

    • March 27, 2019

  • Daniel Mehlig

    Keep to the footpaths as there are sheer cliffs and to stop erosion of the headland.

    • April 5, 2018

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Location: England, United Kingdom


  • Elevation110 m

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