User menu

We have had a really lovely day at Woody Bay Station.  Rode to Killington Lane - walked to the Fox and Goose -... continued
Jane and John Hadley - Ludlow
Website is great, trains run into the winter, the cafe is super, the atmosphere is spot on.  Given the resources to... continued
TD - London
Great Little Railway!
Barbara and Gerry Willburn - Longbeach, California, USA
Having booked 21 adults and 15 children in for a Santa Special, I would like to say thank you for a great morning -... continued
Claire - Barnstaple
Brings back memories of how it all used to be in England!
Paul Mona - Tasmania, Aus.
Excellent, well run railway!
The Brown Clan - Tamworth, Staffordshire
A lovely place to visit on a damp day! Its lovely to come somewhere, where a dog is made so welcome!
Macmanard Family - Leicester
Absolutely wonderful - a tremendous achievement.
Daphne Wheaton - Wilstead, Beds
Lots of fun - 3 very excited little boys!
The Barton Family - Hildenborough, Kent
Lovely railway. Lunch was great - Cream Tea was even better!
Simon, Amanda and Amelia Wilson - Loughborough

Railway Staff and L&B Trust Members should register for an account and login to access secure pages

The Last Narrow-Gauge Railway Adventure

 

LYD Boston Lodge to Woody Bay by Trevor Garnham.
See this engine in action over the Gala Weekend.


We are not content with carrying passengers over the current open section and we are hard at work on the project to extend the railway to Blackmoor, Wistlandpound and eventually back to Lynton, but why is it taking so long? CLICK HERE to find out.


ALL ABOARD - HELP US TO MAKE THE RAILWAY LONGER

For less than the price of a cuppa you can help us make this happen

CLICK HERE - to read how


Did you know that having a heritage railway nearby significantly boosts the local economy?

The World awaits the Possible Dream

 More than 78 years after the railway's closure, you can once more board a train of original L&B coaches at England's highest narrow-gauge railway station - the delightfully named Woody Bay Station - 1,000 feet up on wild Exmoor.
 
Run almost entirely by volunteers, we are a "non-profit" organisation owned by its Members with the mission to fully restore as much as we can of the legendary Lynton & Barnstaple Railway.

Leader4, defra and EU logos - Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development

Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development
2007 - 2013: Europe investing in Rural Areas

Exmoor National Park funding button

 

Corporate Supporters - Where to Stay

Fox and Goose button Lynton Cottage Hotel button Moorlands button Nightingails button Sinai House button