Instow, North Devon

on the banks of the River Torridge where the two Rivers meet, popular with sailors and sunbathers alike



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yacht Instow with golden sands, backed by dunes at its eastern end. Where the two Rivers- Taw and Torridge meet. Popular with sailors and sunbathers alike. In Summer catch the foot ferry to Appledore and explore its narrow streets, or just sit on the beach watching the sailors go by.

sea-front A launching point for water enthusiasts of all kinds, from skiers to windsurfers to dinghy sailors. Home of the North Devon Yacht Club . Scene of superb sunsets in those lazy hazy days of Summer , the sun setting over Appledore and Bideford Bay. A vista popular with artists , photographers and sightseers alike at anytime of year.


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signal-box Tarka Trail walk or ride along the banks of the River Torridge the 3 miles to Bideford on towards Torrington.Admire the well preserved Railway Signal Box, with most of its equipment still intact. Or cycle eastwards following the River Taw to Barnstaple

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