Pennywell Farm, Buckfastleigh

4.4
#1 of 35 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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  • Best day out, beating the bigger attractions (theme parks) for entertainment value. Staff were friendly, informative and very helpful. Some of the rides were a bit of an adventure with the added attra...  more »
  • This was a brilliant day trip which was suitable for all ages and abilities. All areas are made accessible. Staff were available and willing to help, the staff were a real credit to Pennywell farm exp...  more »
  • I took 3 classes to Pennywell Farm on a school trip today and it was simply superb! All of the staff and children had an excellent day, with the children raving that it was the best day ever. The staf...  more »
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