Celebrate the great British tradition of a cream tea with us in picturesque surroundings in our pretty café on the banks of the beautiful Lily lake. We will be serving our cream teas all day, local jam, home made scones and Devonshire Clotted Cream. Why not make a day of it and stroll the waterfalls and lakes while you are visiting.
Join us this May Half term and get your kids back to nature. Home to England’s highest manmade waterfall, Canonteign Falls is a magical natural paradise. Set in over 90 acres of ancient woodland it is the perfect tranquil day out for the whole family. This May half term we have lots to explore woodland nature trails, Bluebell walks, cascading streams, waterfalls and lakes. There is an 11ft willow Dinosaur, adventure playgrounds, assault course, trampolines,zip wire, duck feeding, bee garden, bug sculptures to find, a new Quentin Blake Green play ship and children’s activities with prizes running all week. After exploring the grounds and falls, we welcome visitors to our pretty, sun-soaked courtyard for tea or an ice cream while enjoying the views. Our café, set on the side of the beautiful Lily Lake, provides a stunning array of locally sourced refreshments and home made cakes, sandwiches and salads with a special healthy choice children’s menu or you are welcome to find a picnic spot. There is a charming artisan gift shop to browse at your leisure. We welcome dogs on leads both inside and out.
Hooray for Dads, we want to thank all you great Dads, we are offering free entry to Dads when accompanied by a full paying child (ages 5-16) on Father's Day alongside a special Daddy lunch the "Canon Burger " - brioche bun, beef burger, fried egg, bacon, cheese, rocket, mayo and chunky chips freshly cooked to order. Exeter Model Boat Club wil also be holding their open day on the Lily lake from 9am - 5pm so you can enjoy the beautiful boats from the sun terrace.
Miss*C Graffiti Workshop at Canonteign Falls . Hailing from London Miss*C is an urban community artist who has spent more than six years teaching graffiti techniques to others. She is a qualified Bronze and Silver Arts Awards Advisor and has a First Class Honours in both a ‘Community Arts and the Environment’ fDa and a Fine Art BA (Hons).
On Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June 2019, Canonteign welcomes Hospiscare for a charity abseill event. Take on this extreme challenge and abseil 220ft, no experience necessary, full training given on the day, taking in some of the most spectacular waterfall and woodland scenery in Devon as you go. If you would like to take part please visit: www.hospiscare.co.uk