For families

Start here with the intro card and map

The downloadable family days out resources are free and fun for all ages © National Trust / Kind Design

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

This free resource has been designed to help you discover what things to see and do on your visit here. With 4 great sections, it includes ideas for free or great value days out with maps, specific trail routes, and downloadable activity cards. Start with the intro card to get a flavour for it all.

Beach bum

There's nothing better than becoming a 'beach bum' on your visit here © National Trust / Kind Design

There's nothing better than becoming a 'beach bum' on your visit here

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

The downloadable family days out resources are free and fun for all ages © National Trust / Kind Design

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

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

The downloadable family days out resources are free and fun for all ages © National Trust / Kind Design

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

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 it's surrounds have to offer.

Walk on the wildside

The downloadable family days out resources are free and fun for all ages © National Trust / Kind Design

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

Whilst Woolacombe can be thriving with people on a hot summer's day, you don't have to go very far to encounter some of our precious wildlife. We're really lucky here to live in the company of so many wonderful beasts, from seals, and limpets to bats and Exmoor ponies. Get outdoors and closer to nature.

Rockpool rambles chart

The downloadable family days out resources are free and fun for all ages © National Trust / Kind Design

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

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

Beastly bird spot chart

The downloadable family days out resources are free and fun for all ages © National Trust / Kind Design

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

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.

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With binoculars, a magnifying glass and lots of other gadgets to enjoy

With binoculars, a magnifying glass and lots of other gadgets to enjoy

Our free family activity packs are free to borrow from our Baggy Point car park hut, Croyde between April and October. If you would like to get an idea of what they involve, then take a look here.

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