Annual Report 2015 - 2016

Annual Report 2015 - 2016

Our Annual Report, showing what work the Quantock Hills…read more.

Somerset’s Nature and Wellbeing Project

Somerset’s Nature and Wellbeing Project

A new project to tackle the barriers that prevent…read more.

Dark Skies over the Quantocks

Dark Skies over the Quantocks

New interactive maps offer picture of England's light pollution…read more.

60th Anniversary for the Quantocks

60th Anniversary for the Quantocks

A week-long festival ‘The Quantock Experience' to celebrate 60…read more.

Circular walks

Circular walks

1-2hr circular walks, over hilltops, coast and…read more.

Another step along the Coleridge Way

Another step along the Coleridge Way

The Coleridge Way has now been extended…read more.

Tourist Information

For Taunton and Bridgwater:

Taunton Visitor Centre, Market House, Fore Street, Taunton TA1 1JD

Tel: 01823 340470   
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

www.visitsomerset.co.uk/taunton

We are open Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 4.30pm

The Quantock Hills

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Are an area of wilderness and tranquillity. Panoramic views lead you through coast, heath and combe. Explore and you will find rocky Jurassic coastline, exposed heathland summits, deep wooded combes, undulating farmland and attractive villages all within this protected landscape.  The Quantock Hills are an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), which means that its distinctive character, natural beauty and cultural heritage are so outstanding that it is in the nation’s interest to safeguard them. The area received its protected status in… read more.

latest news

  • Who and what is an AONB partnership?

    Caring for the Quantock Hills AONB is undertaken by many organisations and individuals including…

    Georgie Grant
    13 February 2012, 05.24pm

  • Visit Cothelstone Hill

    Find out what to do, where to go, walks, wildlife and its heritage story.…

    Georgie Grant
    17 November 2016, 03.53pm

  • Annual Report 2015 - 2016

    Our Annual Report, showing what work the Quantock Hills AONB Service carried out last…

    Georgie Grant
    08 August 2016, 03.25pm