Summer family walks in North Devon

Wide-open beaches and magical wooded valleys, butterflies, smugglers and mischievous seals - there's lots to explore with the family this summer in North Devon.

Dark green fritillary male on thistle Heddon Valley

Exmoor's most magical valley, butterfly walk

See if you can spot one of the UK's rarest butterflies, the high brown fritillary, on this stunning trail.

A close up of a seal on its side in the sand

Baggy Point easy access walk

An easy walk that's great for families, taking you along the west side of Baggy Point, with far-reaching coastal and sea views.

Walking boots

Watersmeet to Ash Bridge circular walk

Follow the East Lyn River on this easy family-friendly walk through beautiful woodland.

View across Peppercombe and Portledge

Peppercombe Valley Circular

This is a one mile circular route starting and finishing at Peppercombe.

Children holding a crab in a rockpool

Woolacombe short circular walk via Combesgate

Travel from town to country on this easy stroll around Woolacombe.