Summer holiday days out in Devon

There was plenty to keep everyone busy over the summer holidays in 2019. Here's a taste of what went on, from rock pooling on beautiful beaches to ranger days and garden trails. Check back nearer the time to find out what's happening in the school holidays in Devon in 2020.

Rockpool rambles with a beach ranger at Combesgate Beach, Woolacombe

Outdoor fun in North Devon this summer

Whether it's rain or sunshine or that particularly British sort of in-between, we've got great family events and activities to get you and the family out exploring North Devon this summer.

Girls running through a field of yellow flowers at Knightshayes

Amazing mazes quest at Knightshayes

This summer we're going crazy for mazes. You'll find a whole range of different mazes designed by Adrian Fisher in the garden. From finger mazes, labyrinths to getting yourself emerged in rope mazes, there's something for everyone to try and tackle.

A family playing in the woods

Forest fun Thursday

Get back to your wild side and learn new forest and woodland skills this summer.

Children playing in the wilderness at Arlington Court

Family fun this summer at Arlington

A summer of family fun, indoors or outdoors, be prepared to get mucky or crafty.

Overbecks clouds

Get stuck into '50 things' at Overbeck's

From discovering fossils on beaches to watching the sun go down, or climbing a huge hill and rolling back down it again, adventure awaits.

A view of Tunnel Falls on the Lydford Gorge trail

11 things to do this summer at Lydford Gorge

Nature can be a great inspiration or just great fun, see how we’re using nature to make memories at the gorge this summer.

Gril taking part in a school holiday trail

Summer fun at Castle Drogo

From miles of walks and craft activities every Tuesday, there's lots to keep you entertained this summer.

Children meeting a dragon on the lawn

Wicked Wednesdays

Young imaginations will love these magical afternoons of story-telling in the garden.