How to get here

By train

Paignton train station 6 miles and Totnes train station 10 miles. The Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company runs services from April to October

By road

To access Long Wood: take the A379 towards the Higher Ferry, car parking signposted. To access Froward to Scabbicombe and Woodhuish and Mansands: take the A379 and then follow the B3205 towards Kingswear. From here follow signs towards Coleton Fishacre and car parks.

By foot

The South West Coast Path runs from Kingswear to Sharkham Point. There is also a network of footpaths and bridleways from Brixham to Woodhuish and Hillhead to Woodhuish, linking to the South West Coast Path. The Dart Valley Trail is some 16 miles long, running alongside both sides of the River Dart. The Kingswear to Greenway section is 4½ miles long and follows the river and goes through ancient woodland

By ferry

South Hams District Council car and passenger ferry, Kingswear-Dartmouth, daily.Philip's passenger and car ferry, Kingswear-Dartmouth, daily.

By bus

Stagecoach 120, Paignton (close to train station)-Brixham-Kingswear, daily. Stagecoach 112, Totnes-Dartmouth, daily. Visit the Stagecoach website for more information

By cycle

Accessible by bike from Kingswear or Brixham along hilly and busy B roads and windy lanes.

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