Heddon Valley

Visitors walking at Heddon Valley, North Devon

Important notice -

Due to the South West Outdoors Festival (21 - 27 Sept) there will be no parking and a road closure in the Heddon Valley. Day visitors welcome by foot & bike or please use Park and Ride (Fri 23 - Sun 25) Apologies for any inconvenience.

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

Heddon Valley

Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Fungi and Foraging in the Heddon Valley

Sun 02 Oct 2016
10:30-13:00
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

Mon 03 Oct 2016
06:00-08:30
Our Ranger, Marcus, is doing a series of early morning walks over the year to give an insight into the life of the Red deer that make their home on Exmoor.

Coppicing and charcoal day

Sat 22 Oct 2016
09:00-17:00
Learn the ancient art of coppicing and why it is so beneficial for our native wildlife.

West Challacombe Manor open day

Sat 21 Jan 2017
10:00-11:00
Open for just one day this year!
Heddon Valley

Eating and shopping

Visitor buying and ice cream

Visit our well-stocked shop 

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

Heddon Valley

Places to stay

Foreland Lighthouse holiday cottage

Where will you stay? 

With everything from a manor house to a stone bothy and many more options in between there should be somethign to suit everyone's style

Heddon Valley

Our work

 Rangers tools propped up against a wall all ready for some hard work

Our work in the Heddon Valley 

From woodland management to butterfly habitats, discover more about the role of the rangers in the Heddon Valley