Things to see & do

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Winter jobs

Branscombe’s apple orchard in the summer

Our Branscombe volunteers have a busy few months ahead of them. Re-siting omega signs, refurbishing fingerposts along the coast and building a new bridge linking the cider orchard with the path across the fields to the mill.

Breathtaking views

Gorgeous views all around the pretty village of Branscombe

From Branscombe you can walk along the South West Coast Path, head east to Beer or west towards Sidmouth via Weston and Salcombe Hill. From high on the cliff top you can enjoy views out to sea.

More to explore

Discover more amazing beaches, stunning views and places to explore. The South Devon and Dorset pages showcase a wide variety of activities you can do at our sites and include downloadable maps.

Beneath the waves

Discover rock pools teeming with life at Robin Hood’s Bay

Bring your net and bucket and walk west from Branscombe Mouth towards Sidmouth. The rocks are exposed at low tide when you can discover the creatures that call this area home.

Ideas for the perfect day at Branscombe

  • Take an easy stroll along the valley bottom to the beach
  • Paddle, dip or swim in the sea
  • Relax in the tea-room gardens with a Devon cream tea
  • Watch the mill in action on Sunday afternoons
  • See the blacksmith at work and take home one of his beautiful pieces of ironwork