Brownstone and Coleton Camp

Important notice -

Please note overnight camping is not permitted.

Rugged and captivating stretch of coast with secluded beaches

Brownstone and Coleton Camp

Things to see and do

Brownstone and Coleton Camp

Wildlife

Summer walk

Follow the Countryside Code 

With more people than ever enjoying our coast and countryside places, we’re asking for your help in looking after them during your visit. Please help us protect wildlife and landscapes by following the Countryside Code, which includes taking any litter home with you and not lighting a barbecue or campfire.

A young boy wildlife spotting in the countryside

Go wildlife watching at Brownstone and Coleton Camp 

Discover the best places to see seals, birds and butterflies in the area.

Brownstone and Coleton Camp

Our work

Walking on the South West Coast Path

SW Coast Path, creating a year-round economic asset 

Thanks to funding from the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development, places like this have started to make improvements to help make the South West Coast Path a year-round experience. Find out about other places that have benefitted.

Downs copse woods at Greenway, Devon

Felling at Longwood Noss plantation 

Longwood is an ancient oak woodland with an industrial past on the edge of the river Dart between Kingswear and Galmpton. Over the past year we undertook felling works to remove larch and Douglas fir. Read on to see the details and find out how this work will help nature.

Brownstone and Coleton Camp

History

The Coastwatch station at Froward Point in Devon

Brownstone Battery 

Brownstone Battery, not far from Coleton Fishacre, is one of the few surviving Second World War coastal defence positions. Hidden amongst the trees you'll come across a collection of fascinating buildings, including the gun and searchlight positions.