Dartmoor is one of the most beautiful national parks in the whole of Great Britain, and there’s no better way to enjoy it than exploring one of its many woodlands.
Canonteign Forest is the perfect place to appreciate this peaceful and gorgeous area, and walking here will make you feel like you’ve escaped to the wilds of the world.
A wild wood
A walk through Canonteign Forest will take you over leaf-covered hills, under the branches of mossy trees, and past trickling tranquil streams.
As you explore, you’ll also be accompanied by lovely views of Beadon Brook valley, allowing you to appreciate the landscape where nature has been left to its own devices.
Whether you’re here with your dogs, your family or you’re taking in this perfect place by yourself, we promise that a walk through this wood will be a truly relaxing experience that'll make you feel at one with the world.
Not far from the falls
Near Canonteign Forest are Canonteign Falls, the site of one of the biggest waterfalls in this part of Britain.
Here you can also find lovely lakes, a Victorian fern garden, and brilliant sculptures.
If you’re a nature lover, these falls are the perfect place to accompany a visit to the forest, and they’ll give you an even deeper appreciation for the breathtaking beauty of this national park.
We'd definitely recommend a visit if you're in the area.
Back to nature
Canonteign Forest is a natural and wild haven, with amazing views and an indescribably peaceful atmosphere.
Since it’s also so close to the spectacular falls with all their attractions and facilities, it’s definitely the place to be if you’re looking for a peaceful day outside.
So, if the weather’s nice and going somewhere off the beaten path sounds like a good plan to you, get your walking shoes on and get back to nature at Canonteign Forest.