Things to see & do

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Don't miss

  • Greenway's boathouse - the perfect place to spot kingfishers
  • Scabbacombe Beach, a charming secluded cove off the coastal footpath
  • Woodhuish Farm; a Victorian model farm with working cider press
  • Froward Point, a Second World War battery and coastguard station
  • Pudcombe Cove viewing point at the bottom of Coleton Fishacre garden
  • Little Haldon, near Teignmouth, is 17.4ha of heathland filled with ling, bell heather and cross-leaved heath
  • The riverside meadows at Bradley in Newton Abbot; a perfect place to walk the dogs
  • Man Sands beach is just down the road from Coleton Fishacre, and the steep walk down to it is well rewarded at this quiet spot

Where to walk?

The gardens at Coleton Fishacre are a great place to start your walk

The gardens at Coleton Fishacre are a great place to start your walk

There are a whole host of beautiful walks to enjoy. Why not try the Dart Valley trail, or strike out on the South West Coast Path? You could also try these downloadable walks:

Wherever you decide to walk around the English Riviera, it's sure to be beautiful.

Where to park?

We have car parking taken care of

There are so many places to explore in the English Riviera, and we have four handy car parks to use as your starting point.

Beach clean

Beach Clean chain of staff and volunteers loading boat with rubbish

Saturday 21 March, 10am-12noon

Join the ranger team cleaning Mansands beach ready for the summer - whether you can spare 10 minutes or two hours, we’d love to see you. Gloves and bags provided.

Canoe the River Dart

Canoe from Stoke Gabriel along the River Dart to Greenway and back, using this handy downloadable trail.

We also host canoe expedition events; watch this space for details of the next event.