Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

Wistlandpound is open 365 days a year, dawn until dusk.

How to find us

How to find us
N Thorne Ln , Barnstaple , Devon
Sat Nav Postcode: EX31 4SL
By Car

Near to Blackmore Gate where the A399 is crossed by the A39.

51.157059817956, -3.9443066918682

Parking and prices

Pay and display parking.

Parking Charges

Up to 2 hours £2.00
All day £4.00

Facilities and access

Assistant dogs welcome
Dogs allowed
Easy access trail

Contact details

Landline Number
0300 067 4800

Enjoy a fantastic day out at this stunning reservoir

Located on the edge of Exmoor National Park, just north of Barnstaple, visit Wistlandpound Reservoir for a great family day out. 

Discover an accessible walk along the reservoir with interactive play equipment for all, see what unique wildlife you can spot and finish the day with a rewarding picnic while enjoying stunning views over the reservoir! 

The site is managed by South West Lakes Trust. 

At a glance

  • Accessible walking trails 
  • Interactive play equipment 
  • Picnic areas
  • Dogs welcome 
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