Local Area Information

The twin villages of Lynton and Lynmouth are listed in the top 10 destinations for a 'staycation'.
For a list of the main local attractions with links to websites and contact details please check out Lynton and Lynmouth Scene

This area is the 'walking capital of Exmoor'.
If you want to know more about walking generally in our area you may like to look at the Walkers are Welcome Website which has links to Lynton and Lynmouth and gives ideas on some of the walks you can do.  
Click here for details: Lynton Walks.  This will take you to the site dedicated to Lynton and Lynmouth.  The coastal walks in this local area are stunning with dramatic views of Wales and a stunning coast line.
The Walking Festival this year takes place early May.
The website for South West Coast Path has useful interactive map and walkfinder search

We have several very local horse riding centres where you can enjoy the pleasure of riding on Exmoor with views of the sea. 
Sparhanger Equestrian Centre based in Barbrook and Exmoor Riding Centre Caffyns are both only a few miles away.

You can also get involved in some more exhilarating out door pursuits like canoeing and rock climbing.  
Try this link for details of a Local Company with Expert Trainers West Somerset Adventures

Cyclists are also catered for.
See these Cycle Booklets

For a less active pursuit try the 21 Mile Drive exploring Exmoor.

If you would like to know about special events that may be happening during the year then please click on the link for the Lynton and Lynmouth Whats On Section on Facebook.  This is regularly updated with all the events that are happening in and around Lynton and Lynmouth and the Exmoor Area.  
Click here for details Lynton and Lynmouth Events