Coast & beaches

As an island nation, we all feel a strong connection to the coast. We look after more than 775 miles of coastline, all year round

Walking the coast in Northumberland
Visitors on a walk at Baggy Point, Devon

Coastal walks

Embark on one of our favourite coastal walks to feel revitalised by the sea air and open space. You'll see different wildlife and a rainbow of changing colours through the seasons.

Your shores...

Count House Cottage, near Botallack, Cornwall

Stay in Poldark country 

For the true Poldark experience, why not book a stay at Count House Cottage and explore Cornwall’s coast and mining heritage from your door. The cosy cottage was once a workshop and is close to the Botallack Mine Count House. It has magnificent sea views and the South West Coast Path is just metres away.

Josh Day's photograph of the coast

Capturing the coast on camera 

Josh Day North Devon Ranger, is passionate about helping people understand the importance of protecting our stunning and fragile coast. He has been capturing its beauty using a Panasonic Lumix FZ1000.


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