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Heather

A fine lookout on the Holnicote Estate with views over Horner Wood and the wild expanse of moorland stretching up to Dunkery Beacon, the highest point on Exmoor.

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Things to see and do

Walkers on Knoll beach at Studland Bay, Dorset

Visiting coast and countryside in the South West: what you need to know 

We look forward to welcoming you to the coast and countryside around the South West. We care for beautiful countryside, from Cornwall's sandy beaches to Dorset's heathland, and you can help us to keep them safe and enjoyable by following a few simple guidelines during your visit and observing the Countryside Code.

Ash tree on Exmoor

Ash dieback on the Holnicote Estate 

There is widespread ash dieback across the Holnicote Estate. To keep our visitors safe, we have re-routed several footpaths, including Horner Mill, Great Wood, Eastwater, Horridge Mill Rey Combe & Yealse Combe.

Walks on Exmoor

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History

The Holnicote Estate, Somerset.

Holnicote and the National Trust  

Have you ever wondered about Holnicote's history and how it became part of the National Trust?

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Wildlife

Heath fritillary perched on fern leaf

Discover wildlife on Exmoor  

Home to some of Britain's largest mammals and most beautiful insects, a trip to the Holnicote Estate is a must for wildlife enthusiasts.

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Our work

Our work on the Holnicote Estate

Dunster Castle

Exmoor 

Views of rugged landscapes, great walks or a nice spot for a good cup of tea, there are plenty of things to do around Exmoor.