Discover a changing coastal landscape in South Devon
Explore this dramatic coastline of steep cliffs and hidden coves. It’s a wonderful place to walk and uncover the stories of this ever-changing landscape. Discover evidence of dramatic earth movements and the powerful forces of nature. Find out why a red cliff collapsed into the sea while white cliffs were blasted apart with dynamite. Compare flaky black rocks with pink ‘Devon marble’. See where rocks were taken away by day and drugs were brought in by dead of night.
The paths and lanes are very steep in places
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Dogs are only allowed on the beaches at particular times of year (check notices)
- South West England
- Changing landscapes Shaping the landscape Exploiting the landscape