Downloadable family days out at Woolacombe, Mortehoe & Ilfracombe

Group of children exploring rock pool with nets
Explore the shallow pools at Woolacombe ©National Trust Images/Ian Shaw

These family resources have been designed to help you discover what things to see and do on your visit here. They include ideas for free or great value days out with maps, specific trail routes, and downloadable activity cards.

The downloadable family days out resources are free and fun for all ages.

Intro card and map

Start with the intro card to get a flavour for it all.

Beach bum

Love the beach? Woolacombe is famous for its amazing sandy beach - and there's not just Woolacombe, you can have your pick in North Devon. This activity sheet inspires you with beach activities - the best places to go and great games to play to make the most of your beach days out as a family.

Extreme adventures

So you think you're pretty tough? This activity sheet has details of extreme adventures that you and your family could have on your visit to North Devon. Go on challenge yourselves: go on a tough walk, or try a new activity like surfing or coasteering, a great way to create happy holiday memories.

Escape from it all

Did you somehow plan your visit here for the busiest weekend of the holiday season? If so, never fear, as we helpful souls have put together a selection of ideas that will get you away from the crowds, enjoying the peace, tranquility and wildlife that Woolacombe and its surrounds have to offer.

Take a trip on the wildside

Get inspired with our leaflet showing all the places kids can explore wild things and wild places at Woolacombe and nearby.

Rock pool ramblers

Want to get started on fun activity immediately. Download this great spot activity chart and take it to your nearest rock pool. Not sure where to go? Check out the Beach bum resource for more information.

Beastly bird spot chart

Time to look to the skies and have a look for some of our coastal seabirds. Majestic some might say, but we think they are beastly - horrible habits indeed! Download the chart and see how many you can spot. This activity is great for any coastal area so doesn't matter where you are, get it out and have a go.