Countryside sites Information about our countryside sites in East Devon Content in this section All sites guideDiscover all of East Devon District Council's Nature Reserves Seaton WetlandsNearly 4km of level trails and boardwalk through beautiful marshland and reed beds alongside the river Axe, home to an abundance of wildlife. Holyford Woods Local Nature ReserveA tranquil woodland teeming with wildlife, ideal for a family outing. Delderfield Community Nature ReserveTranquil wildflower meadow with breathtaking views over Sidmouth and across the bay to Portland on a clear day. Honiton Bottom Community Nature ReserveThis site supports a wide range of common plants and wild creatures. The Maer Local Nature ReserveIdeal for a quiet stroll just away from the busy sea front and a secret haven for wildlife. Exmouth Local Nature ReserveFind out more about one of the biggest local nature reserves in Devon. Trinity Hill Local Nature ReserveTrinity Hill Local Nature Reserve is a natural oasis in the midst of conifer plantations. Knapp Copse Local Nature ReserveA perfect mix of woodland, meadows, a stream and spectacular views set in a hidden valley in the heart of East Devon. The Knapp Community Nature ReserveA tranquil green space in Sidmouth with views of the surrounding countryside and across to the sea. Fire Beacon Hill Local Nature ReserveFire Beacon Hill is an area of lowland heath, which offers a bird's eye view of the surrounding countryside and coast. Cranbrook Country ParkCranbrook Country Park is an area of green space in the heart of a brand new community. It falls within the flood plain of the local stream – the Crannybrook – from where the town gets its name. South west coast pathInformation about the section of the South West Coast Path which is looked after by East Devon District Council Countryside team. East Devon Way circular walksA series of circular walks developed by East Devon Ramblers, East Devon AONB and EDDC in 2015 to help walkers explore the wildlife, heritage and places of interest just off the East Devon Way.