Keep It Wild

Keep It Wild

Key Features
Relaxing location, away from crowds and noise.
Onsite amenities and activities for all ages
15 minute drive to local attractions.

Wild camping on a farm with amazing views of the Stetridge Valley, Keep It Wild presents the perfect opportunity to break away from the ordinary. Pick your own pitch and settle down in this relaxing location, unfettered by crowds or noise. Gather around the campfire circle for cosy social evenings and enjoy the mud kitchen indulgence for little ones. Explore the woodland areas, with a circular walk for your canine companion and a little stargazing too – there’s very low light pollution here.

A handy cold water tap, washing-up area and compost toilet are available onsite, along with bricks for disposable barbecues and even a wheelbarrow to help carry heavy items. The owners, who live here, can provide advice on walks and suggest ways to add extras to your stay, such as breakfast boxes, BBQs and more.

The campsite is a 15 minute drive to Exmoor National Park and Ilfracombe’s lovely coastline. Make sure to keep the noise down after 10:30 pm so you can remain part of this natural and peaceful setting.

Frequently Asked Questions about Keep It Wild

    • Q: Where is Keep It Wild located?
      A: Keep It Wild is located in Bodstone Barton Farm, Nr Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe, Devon, England, EX34 0NT.

    • Q: What type of camping does Keep It Wild offer?
      A: Keep It Wild offers wild camping with stunning views of the Sterridge Valley.

    • Q: How far is Keep It Wild from Exmoor National Park and Ilfracombe?
      A: Keep It Wild is a 15 minute drive away from Exmoor National Park and Ilfracombe.

    • Q: Are campfires allowed at Keep It Wild?
      A: Yes, a log circle set up around a campfire area is available for cosy sociable evenings.

    • Q: Are there any facilities on site?
      A: Yes, Keep It Wild has a cold water tap, a washing-up area and a compost toilet in a cosy little shed.

    • Q: Is noise restricted after a certain hour?
      A: Yes, the owners respectfully ask that guests keep the noise to a minimum after 10.30pm.

    • Q: What other services are offered by Keep It Wild?
      A: Other services provided by Keep It Wild include bricks for disposable barbecues, wheelbarrow for carting heavy stuff and breakfast or meat boxes (available upon request).


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The address for Keep It Wild we have is: Bodstone Barton Farm, Nr Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe, Devon, England, EX34 0NT. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.

Contact Information

Postal Address
Bodstone Barton Farm, Nr Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe, Devon, England, EX34 0NT

About the Local Area (Ilfracombe)

Ilfracombe is a beautiful seaside town that offers a blend of natural beauty, historical architecture, and modern attractions. From stunning beaches and rugged cliffs to art galleries and fine dining, Ilfracombe has something to offer everyone.

Let’s explore what makes this town so special.

What is Ilfracombe Famous For?

Ilfracombe is famous for its stunning natural landmarks, including the iconic Hillsborough Hill, which offers panoramic views of the town and the Bristol Channel.

Additionally, the town is known for its vibrant arts and culture scene, with numerous galleries, exhibitions, and festivals taking place throughout the year.

Things To Do In Ilfracombe

Ilfracombe boasts an array of exciting things to do, making it an ideal destination for tourists. Visitors can explore the town’s unique history by visiting St Nicholas Chapel or taking a stroll along the historic harbour.

Other popular attractions include:

  • Tunnels Beaches
    A series of four tunnels lead to secluded coves and a tidal pool, offering a unique swimming experience.
  • Ilfracombe Aquarium
    A fascinating family-friendly attraction that showcases the diverse marine life of the area, including exotic fish and sharks.
  • South West Coast Path
    A scenic walking trail that takes visitors along the rugged coastline of North Devon, offering stunning views of the sea and cliffs.

Things Near By Ilfracombe

Ilfracombe’s stunning location also makes it an excellent base for exploring the surrounding areas.

Here are some of the most popular attractions near Ilfracombe:

  • Exmoor National Park
    A vast wilderness area that offers scenic hikes, wildlife spotting, and stunning views of the countryside.
  • Woolacombe Beach
    A world-famous beach that boasts miles of golden sand and crystal-clear waters, perfect for sunbathing, swimming, and surfing.
  • Lynton and Lynmouth
    A beautiful twin village that offers a range of attractions, including the Lynton Cliff Railway, the Valley of Rocks, and the Lynmouth Flood Memorial Hall.

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