The hillsides offer wonderful views across the town and towards
the Dorset hills. Wildlife in the park includes bats, water
voles, kingfishers, green woodpeckers, swans and a wide
variety of woodland and grassland flowers, tree species and
Yeovil Country Park and Ham Hill Country Park have signed
up to the BBC Breathing Places campaign, which encourages people to
explore their local countryside and give nature a helping hand!
BBC Breathing Places website for more information and to
download fun activities.
The park includes the areas known as Ninesprings, Penn Hill
Park, Summerhouse Hill and Riverside Walk. There are rivers, lakes,
waterfalls, open grassland, woodland and a children's play
We welcome dogs to Yeovil Country Park, but please take notice
of the 'No dog zone' around the lake that is clearly identified.
This has been put in place in order to protect the wildlife on and
around the lake - there is an alternative path for dog walkers
around this area.