A peaceful retreat set within the beautiful Devon countryside


Things to see and do

What's at Parke?


Our work

Blue Grey cow

Conservation grazing 

The blue grey and galloway cattle help us to care for Parke

Himalayan Balsam growing at Parke, Devon

Parke's already benefitting from the introduction of car park charges 

See how the money earned from the car park is helping Parke by removing Himalayan Balsam



Bowl of pumpkin soup, with bread roll accompaniment

Home Farm Café 

Stop off for a well earned coffee or bite to eat after exploring Parke


What's on

Upcoming events


Sat 30 Jul 2016
A free 5k run once a week for all abilities.

Woodland picnic with the Woodland Trust and Natural England

Tue 16 Aug 2016
Come and join us for a day filled with activities and fun. Try your hand at stream dipping, bug hunts or story telling amongst others. Grab your picnic blankets and hampers, sit out in one of our meadows and enjoy some of the activities on offer.

Apple day - from palm to press

Sat 01 Oct 2016
Come and join us for a fun filled day fuelled by apples. Play traditional orchard games or complete the orchard trail, then pick apples from our orchard and see them scratted and pressed.

Bushcraft bonanza

Tue 25 Oct 2016
Get wild in the woods, build your very own den, learn to light a fire and toast marshmallows on it. Follow the nature trail from the main car park to get to the site.