You're never short of something to do in Bideford Bay. From culture to heritage, nightlife to art, you'll find inspiration here. Explore the gardens at Tapeley Park, home of the UK's oldest permaculture garden, or thrill the kids with a trip to the Big Sheep or the Milky Way Adventure Park. Take a boat trip to Lundy, a unique and unspoilt island, undisturbed by cars, and home to a fascinating array of wildlife amidst dramatic scenery: deer, seals, ponies, dolphins and rare birds.
Visit the Burton Art Gallery for a splash of culture
and retail therapy, or head to Northam Burrows and
discover why its designated as a Site of Special
Scientific Interest. Shop till you drop in the many
retail outlets where you'll find
everything from antiquities and local crafts to designer brands.
AONB Biosphere Reserve
01237 423 655
North Devon is a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve which includes Braunton Burrows, one of the UK's most spectacular dune systems, mud flats, salt marshes, lowland farmland and ancient and semi natural woodland.
Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty
01237 423 655
The North Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) are stunning coastal areas, nationally protected for the beauty of the landscape. Explore coastal areas and paths and discover the beauty of North Devon.
Bideford Cycle, Surf & Kayak Hire
Torrington Street, East The Water, Bideford EX39
01237 424 123
Situated just a few miles from the beach in North Devon's, Tarka country, Bideford Bicycle, Surf Board and Kayak Hire is the perfect place to hire or buy a bicycle, surf board or kayak.
DawnRubyStar - Holistic Therapy & Art Studio
1st Floor, Jubilee House, Queen Street, Bideford
07583 084 706
We offer a range of quality treatments, including Reflexology, Reiki, Crystal Therapy, Hot Stone Massage & Indian Head Massage. Gift vouchers & original artwork also for sale.
The Lundy Shore Office, The Quay, Bideford EX39
01237 470 074
Just off the coast of North Devon, sits a granite outcrop, three and a half miles long and half a mile wide. In the hubbub of the modern world Lundy Island is a place apart, peaceful and unspoilt.
Northam Burrows Country park
Taw Estuary, Northam, Bideford, North Devon EX39
01237 479 708
A 253 hectare grassy coastal plain featuring the world famous Pebble Ridge, great sea rushes and lying within an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Royal North Devon Golf Club
Golf Links Road, Westward Ho!, Bideford EX39 1HD
01237 473 817
Featuring in Golf World's top 100 courses, this links course is ranked 69 in Golf Monthly's top 120 course rankings. Founded in 1864 it's the oldest course in the country and regarded as the St Andrews of England.
Skern Lodge Activity Centre
Appledore, Bideford, North Devon EX39 1NG
01237 475 992
If you are looking for exciting, safe and fun activities in Devon visit Skern Lodge. With a wide range of activities for daily or residential stays, Skern Lodge is the ideal outdoor centre.
The Big Sheep
The Big Sheep , Abbotsham, Bideford EX39 5AP
01237 472 366
A great all weather attraction for all the family featuring sheep racing, indoor playzone, outdoor lazer games and the Big Sheep Brewery. Live shows, entertainment, rides and animals.
The Creation Station
28 Torrington Street, Bideford, North Devon EX39
0844 854 9100
Fun arts and crafts classes, sessions and events in and around Bideford. Award winning craft sessions, activities and family fun events.
The Milky Way Adventure Park
Downland Farm, Higher Clovelly, Bideford EX39 5RY
01237 431 255
For a fun day out in North Devon, The Milky Way Adventure Park has it all! Ride the Cosmic Typhoon Devon's tallest, fastest & longest roller coaster. Have a wild time in the indoor adventure play area built for adults & children.
The North Devon Surf School
Pebbleridge Road, Westward Ho! EX39 1HN
01237 474 663
Learn to surf with the North Devon Surf School, one of the top surfing schools in the UK. We are based at Westward Ho! beach, North Devon. The only beach in North Devon to be awarded the Blue flag and Seaside award in 2013.
The Ultimate Adventure Centre
Abbotsham Road, Bideford, North Devon EX39 5AP
01237 429 200
Providing many different outdoor adventure days and days out for everyone, offering an unrivalled range of activities for individuals, groups, schools, or corporate functions. Safe, professional instruction for all ages.