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Lydford Gorge

Add Lydford Gorge to your Itinerary

Type:Natural Feature

Lydford Gorge National Trust
EX20 4BH

Tel: 01822 820320

Lydford Gorge

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£10.00 per ticket
Children£5.00 per ticket
Family (2 Adults)£25.00 per ticket

*A higher Gift Aid admission price is also available which includes a voluntary 10% donation to help maintain Lydford Gorge.



  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing loops at till points
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access - To visitor reception, shop and tea-rooms. No access for wheelchairs into the gorge. Tramper available to hire when booked more than 48 hours in advance, enables access to Whitelady Waterfall and bird hide.
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Garden Centre
  • Shop
  • Tea Rooms


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Tea-rooms at both the Devil's Cauldron and Waterfall entrances serving light lunches, home-made cakes, cream teas, beverages and ice-creams. Limited opening in winter please check website.
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Cater for groups
  • Dogs Accepted - On the lead throughout whole property for safety
  • Free car parking
  • On-site coach parking
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Picnic Area
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Forest Location
  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On Bus Route
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • American Express accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates - For groups of more than 15 persons arriving on foot, public transport or by coach, and when booked in advance
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to pre-book.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A30. Lydford is half way between Okehampton and Tavistock on the A386, turn off for Lydford village. Through Lydford village, and the gorge is signposted on the right.


  • Regional and MiscellaneousDartmoor First Dartmoor First 2009

Opening Times

Lydford Gorge (2 Mar 2019 - 27 Oct 2019)
Bank Holiday10:0017:00

* Please visit the website for opening times between November and February.
We are open every day from 2 March to 27 October in 2019, 10am – 5pm (4pm October) last admission 30 minutes before closing.

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