Bideford Bay and Hartland

Part of the beach at Bideford Bay looking west towards Hartland Point, Devon

Miles of unspoilt coastline that inspired Rudyard Kipling

Bideford Bay and Hartland

Things to see and do

Ways to explore the area

Bideford Bay and Hartland

What's on 

Upcoming events

Brownsham Family Nature Trail

Fri 26 Aug 2016
Follow the trail through Beckland Woods in search of the clues.

Clovelly Crab and Lobster Festival

Sun 04 Sep 2016
Clovelly celebrates its famous lobsters and crabs sustainably caught by its fishermen with a great day out for all the family. The National Trust will be there with craft activities for children.

Bucks Mills Cabin open day 2016

Sun 25 Sep 2016
A rare opportunity to see inside this tiny artists retreat which has been left untouched since the 1970's.

Hedgelaying Event

Wed 12 Oct 2016
Learn the skills and traditions of hedgelaying in this great value and action packed two-day course.

Clovelly Herring Festival

Sun 20 Nov 2016
Clovelly was once a major centre for herring fishing and the annual Herring Festival is held to celebrate these tasty, nutritious 'Silver Darlings'. The National Trust will be there offering craft activities for children.
Bideford Bay and Hartland

Our work

Ranger tractor cutting

Find out how we maintain and preserve this site  

Discover how we keep 40 miles of footpaths in pristine condition for you to enjoy on your visit.