Escape to a tranquil private estate in the heart of the Devon countryside

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Discover the highest waterfall in the South West

Visit us for peaceful walks among the waterfalls and lakes and family fun in the gardens and playgrounds.
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A great day out for young and old on the fringe of Dartmoor National Park.

During this quieter time of year, we welcome walk in visitors but encourage booking online for our Night Walk event on 6th Nov. 

Free entry to our shop and cafe is back!

We are open 7 days a week 10.30 am – 4 pm until Nov 7th with last entry to the estate at 3pm.    

**Please note we are closed 8th– 11th Nov then open for a final hurrah the weekend 12th  – 14th  when locals can enter for half price with proof of postcode, PL, TQ and EX **

Please wear suitable walking shoes as the paths are steep and slippery in places. We operate on a card-only basis.

We are dog friendly!

Latest Events

Halloween half term fun 23rd – 31st – October

Canonteign Falls by Night – November 6th

Closing weekend 12th – 14th November we welcome locals for half price !

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to the top of the South West’s highest waterfall and discover a few surprises along the way.

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at one of the few original Victorian Fern gardens remaining in Britain.

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Lose yourself

among the ancient woodland, waterfalls and lakes of our 90 acre estate.

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our adventure playgrounds with the whole family and refuel with a cream tea in our lakeside cafe.

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Canonteign Falls – a great day out for young and old on the fringe of Dartmoor National Park.

Opening Times

Monday – Open, 10.30am – 4.00pm

Tuesday – Open, 10.30am – 4.00pm

Wednesday –Open, 10.30am – 4.00pm

Thursday – Open, 10.30am – 4.00pm

Friday – OOpen, 10.30am – 4.00pm

Saturday – Open, 10am – 4.00pm

Sunday – Open, 10am – 4.00pm

The last entry to the Estate is at 3.00pm.

Online booking

We are delighted to welcome you back to Canonteign Falls for the 2021 season. Please book your ticket or time slot before you travel.

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October Half Term Halloween Fun

This October half term come and join us for some spooktastic fun here at Canonteign Falls. We have a special Halloween trail and if you bring your little ones in fancy dress you could be in with a chance to win a family day ticket for 2022. Enter by tagging @canonteignfalls or email your picture to Pre-book […]

November 6th Lantern Night Walk

Night Lantern Walk Saturday 6th November from 6 pm – 8 pm  As the clocks turn back join us for a special lantern walk around the Lily Lake and see the stunning Clampitt Falls all lit up. The snack bar will also be open selling hot chocolate and delicious soup to warm you all up after your […]

12th – 14th Nov. Locals Weekend is Back! Half Price Entry to Locals

We are ending our season on a high!    We are welcoming locals to visit us with 50% off entry  on the 12th, 13th and 14th November, come and experience the fabulous Autumn colours and grab an end of season bargain plus some early Christmas presents in our artisan gift shop. Use the code Autumn50 […]

Proud Hosts of the Great British Dog Walk

We were proud to host The Great British Dog walk to raise money for Hearing Dogs.  We had a great day hosting the Great British Dog walk raising money for Hearing Dogs for Deaf People. Hamish Mitchell captured the day.  To view and buy images please click here