In sunny Cornwall at the very edges of Exmoor National Park is a vast and tranquil reservoir.

Covering 40 acres of land, Wistlandpound has been here for over half a century and is surrounded by beautiful natural woodlands that make it a totally idyllic spot.

A walk around Wistlandpound

The walking trail at Wistlandpound makes it easy to enjoy the serene beauty of this place.

Take in the views of the endless conifers and the rolling hills in the distance as you enjoy this relaxing, easy-going trip around the water.

This accessible walk is an easy-access trail suitable for people of all abilities, and there’s even interactive play equipment at points that’s sure to keep children excited.

Trust us when we say the kids are going to go crazy for the obstacle courses and other fun activities they’ll find as they explore with you!

Exhilarating Exmoor

There’s also plenty of wildlife around Wistlandpound reservoir, so keep an eye out for the British birds who make their home in the waters and the trees.

There’s wildlife within the reservoir as well, which has made this place a popular spot for fishing. As you walk, keep your eyes peeled for the beasties who call this place home!

While you’re doing a lap around the reservoir, take the opportunity to recharge at one of the picnic benches located around the path.

As you have your lunch here, sitting next to the calm water surrounded by the beautiful Cornish countryside, you’ll feel on top of the world.

No matter your age or ability, Wistlandpound is a truly lovely place to spend a day out.

Whether you’re bringing your family, your dogs, or just enjoying the peace of this place by yourself, you’ll have a wonderful time as you spot the local animals and take in the great views of Exmoor.

Wistlandpound Farmhouse,
EX31 4SJ

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