Pennywell Farm, Buckfastleigh

4.4
#1 of 34 in Outdoors in Dartmoor National Park
Home to the "Pennywell Miniature Pigs," Pennywell Farm offers a hands-on interaction with animals. This organic farm, the largest of its kind in the South West, provides different activities every thirty minutes, including ferret and pig racing, bottle-feeding sheep, or learning how to milk a goat. Take advantage of the free tractor train to travel the site. Explore the maze planted entirely from homegrown willow, the tower in its center offers spectacular views of the Dartmoor hills. Keep an eye out for deer roaming the region. The site offers plenty of free parking if you consider driving. Make Pennywell Farm part of your personalized Buckfastleigh itinerary using our Buckfastleigh trip planner .
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  • There is loads to do here, although the go karts and thunder slide wasn't open, the day we went. A friend and I went with our granddaughters. We took a picnic which we had to eat in the car as it pour...  more »
  • We arrived at about 11.30, just in time for the goat kid feeding, and ended up staying until the very end and didn't get to do everything! It's definitely a full day out, and quite reasonably priced. ...  more »
  • First time visiting pennywell farm me and my friend both had our 1 year old daughters with us. Overall was a good day out but smaller than what i thought and a bit pricey. lovely to see the animals an...  more »

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