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Spectacular coastline of cliff, coves, beaches, dunes and headlands

Stretching from the rocky headland of Baggy Point at Croyde to the rugged heights of the Tors of Ilfracombe, explore the best of North Devons beautiful beaches and coastline.

Climb or coasteer on Baggy Points dramatic cliffs. Swim and surf in the shadow of dramatic hills at the popular three mile stretch of Woolacombe Beach.

Scramble up the stegosaurus' back of Morte Point's wild headland and spot seals basking in small coves. Or take your pick of beautiful beaches to relax, unwind and play.

Wander along the South West Coast Path as you come across small coves, outcrops and jagged slate cliffs and connect with this coastlines Victorian past as you enjoy the Torrs walk above Ilfracombe, created for the enjoyment of Victorian tourists many years ago.

Join us for the Big Beach Picnic on the 4 July at a beach near you © Steven Haywood

Join us for the Big Beach Picnic on the 4 July at a beach near you

Big Beach Picnic at Woolacombe

Saturday 4 July 11am - 3pm

Nothing beats a traditional family day on the beach. Create an amazing sandcastle in our fun family competition or take part in the 'Big Belly Board' competition.
Join us on Woolacombe Beach to help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Neptune Campaign. Bring a picnic, play beach games, build sandcastles and fly kites.


Take a look at our walks and find somewhere to explore on foot.

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