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The Wildlife & Forts of Berry Head Trail

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Beautiful Berry Head

This lovely. Ature reserve is run y Torbay. Coast and countryside Trust and it’s fantastic. One of... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
kategc
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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Stunning views

Took a long walk from Brixham harbour round Berry Head to St Mary’s Bay. A fantastic way to spend a... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
JSI3
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Visitor Centre Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
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All reviews lovely walk wide open spaces portland bill car park guardhouse cafe napoleonic fort light house few hours brixham harbour great place to visit well worth the visit guard house cream tea porpoises lighthouse ruins headland
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

This lovely. Ature reserve is run y Torbay. Coast and countryside Trust and it’s fantastic. One of the main reasons we moved here. No stupid signs everywhere like the National Teust which is very refreshing. Fabulous food and drink at Guardhouse Cafe. Amazing stretch off...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

Walked up here from Brixham, through the lovely woods. Views are great and the fort areas fairly busy. Well made paths for aneasy walk. Great way to spend a few hours in the fresh sea air.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Took a long walk from Brixham harbour round Berry Head to St Mary’s Bay. A fantastic way to spend a few hours and the views are simply incredible. We had young kids with us (10, 7 & 5) and they all coped with the walk,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

Certainly one of the best places to visit around the bay. Although a good weather venue, the views from the 200-feet high headland across the bay and beyond are astonishing. Not only was the weather good enough to allow us to glimpse Portland Bill (42...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anthony P
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk and views, a few things to see and a chance to look out the bay and see marine life. Lots of wildflower like sea thift and red valerian. A good walk on the path is towards landscove and beyond.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

From a very young age my parents took us on holiday to Pontins in Brixham, there favourite place to visit was Berry Head. Some of the family still visit every year and never miss a walk up to Berry Head. Beautiful costal walks, stunning views...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dawn W
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Lovely views of Torbay from this beautiful tranquil beauty spot. Great for kids to run of steam. Or a quiet leisurely stroll. Suitable for dogs but take care near cliff edges dogs probably need to be on a lead if prone to running about.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank VIXTER123
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Superb remote location a short walk from Brixham Harbour with incredible views right across to Torquay, Paignton, Exmouth. Sidmouth and on a clear day as far as Portland Bill. There's a huge Napoleonic Fort, Coastguard Lookout, Lighthouse and for the more eagle eyed an intact...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Hal_Chase
Reviewed June 22, 2018

A few hours sat looking out from various points is a a great way to spend a morning or afternoon. The Guard House cafe is really good and dog friendly

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 001al
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Quite boring nothing to see oh we saw a rabbit and a few ordinary birds wouldn’t go again suppose it was a few hrs wandering round

Date of experience: April 2018
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