Explore the Coast
For wildlife, heritage, culture and things to do in the North Devon Coast AONB please click here to visit our recreation website.
Welcome to the North Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty
The North Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is a stunning coastal area which is nationally protected for the beauty of its landscape. It is at the heart of North Devon's UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and covers 171 km sq of the coastal landscape from Marsland Mouth on the Cornish border to Combe Martin on the boundary of Exmoor National Park.
This site provides information about the work and management of the North Devon Coast AONB. For wildlife, heritage, culture and things to do in the North Devon Coast AONB please visit our recreation website (explorethecoast.org)
Latest North Devon AONB news
As part of the trans-national, Interreg funded, CORDIALE project, the North Devon Coast Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty set out to develop an Action Plan for Combe Martin in accordance with the intentions of the European Landscape Convention.
Once again, there was a great selection of high quality entries for the AONB category of the North Devon Museum’s annual Photographic Competition.
A challenge like no other! Stunning views throughout and a fabulous run.