East Soar

A coastline of dramatic cliffs, open farmland and hidden sandy coves

East Soar

Things to see and do

Runners at the start of the half marathon

Fun and fundraising to protect your coast path 

The South West Coast Path Challenge will be starting soon. Here's how - and why - you can get involved to protect this cherished coastal path.

East Soar

What's on

Upcoming events

Countryside Ranger day

Sun 09 Oct 2016
Join us as a Countryside Volunteer Ranger for the day at East Soar Farm and learn about volunteering and countryside conservation with the National Trust.

Head to Head Challenge

Sun 30 Oct 2016
Overbeck's to Hope Cove 18Km (11.2 mile) circular trail run.

Festive fun at East Soar

Sun 18 Dec 2016
Get creative and make your own Christmas decorations from natural materials.

Canoe and cake river tour

Mon 01 May 2017
Canoeing the Salcombe Estuary offers an unusual viewpoint that you won't want to miss.

Canoe Safari

Sun 28 May 2017
There's no better way to see the creatures of the Salcombe Estuary than by canoe.

Head to Head Challenge

Sun 29 Oct 2017
Are you up for the Challenge? Run an 18km (11.2m) circular trail from Overbeck's to Hope Cove as part of the South West Coast Path Challenge.
East Soar

Get involved

East Soar

Our work

Highland cattle graze the land around East Soar

Finding the balance at East Soar 

East Soar is an ancient farming settlement, managed to keep the coast productive, but also useful and in a sensitive way.


Living Off The Land : The changing face of farming in the South Devon AONB

A film created by the AONB after completing a project looking at what it means to live, work and grow up on a farm in South Devon. There are 359 agricultural holdings covering just over 25,000 hectares of land.