Heddon Valley

Towering cliffs, coves and a wooded valley within Exmoor National Park

Upcoming events

Family Butterfly Trail

Fri 27 Jul 2018
10:30-15:30
Enjoy a walk through the beautiful Heddon Valley down to the beach following the family butterfly trail.

Heddon Valley Fun Day

Wed 08 Aug 2018
11:00-15:00
A day of fun '50 Things' outdoor activities on Exmoor

Heddon Valley History Trail

Sat 08 Sep 2018
10:30-15:30
Discover more about the hidden history of Heddon Valley with this informative self-led walking trail for adults.

Fungi and Foraging

Sun 07 Oct 2018
10:30-12:30
Fungi come in many shapes, sizes and colours, some edible and tasty, some dangerously poisonous. Would you like to learn more?

Autumn Deer Walk on West Exmoor

Tue 16 Oct 2018
06:00-08:30
Join Ranger Marcus for this special guided walk in search of the beautiful red deer that live on Exmoor.
Outside of the Orchard Workshop at Heddon Valley

Orchard Workshop 

A versatile new workshop space is now available to hire in the beautiful Heddon Valley.

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Eating and shopping

Heddon Valley ice cream shop people

Visit our well-stocked shop 

Enjoy a taste of local Devon produce on a visit to the Heddon Valley.

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Places to stay

Camping in North Devon

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Our work

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History

Hunter's Inn rear view on a misty morning

Hunter's Inn, set in the heart of the Heddon Valley 

Find out about the history of this traditional inn and why the National Trust bought it to help protect and preserve the beautiful landscape of the Heddon Valley.

Woody Bay sea view

Woody Bay's Victorian heritage 

A thrilling history of fraud, deception and embezzlement in Victorian Martinhoe.

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Get involved

Heddon Valley volunteer rangers wildlife monitoring

Volunteer in West Exmoor 

Love West Exmoor? We're looking for volunteers to help us look after this special place for ever, for everyone.