Lower Hook Hill
Things To Do
Adventures in the South West Various activities that can be arranged in the South West.
Clarks Village Clarks Village is the UK's first and foremost outlet shopping centre and has established itself as one of the premier shopping destinations in the country. With over 90 outlet shops to choose from offering up to 60% OFF rrp on a host of famous brands, plus regular entertainment and live events all set within a unique village environment, you have all the ingredients for a great day out! View Directions
Dunster and Castle You will fall in love with this ancient medieval Village on Exmoor. Dunster is an idyllic medieval village set in Exmoor National Park. With a wealth of heritage and history from the National Trust's 11th century Dunster Castle to the Old Yarn Market in the middle of the high street. A focal point for the old Exmoor wool and cloth trade. View Directions
Exmoor Falconry & Animal Farm Visit Exmoor Falconry and Animal Farm for your Exmoor day out ! Must see, must do hands-on with the animals and birds of prey. Five miles west of Minehead, but only a mile from the sea! All kinds of animals and birds to come and see, a great family day out with lots of things to do on your family outing... a place to visit to be in touch with Nature and animals. View Directions
Exmoor Zoo Exmoor Zoo is unique and an unusual zoo to visit! Opened in 1982 the zoo is now an ideal family venue, especially for the younger generation. Changes keep taking place, even a visit last year, will today see new exhibits and animals! View Directions
Go Ape Exeter Climb the trees and slide across high wires, crawl through tunnels, cross rope bridges, walk the planks and zip down to the ground! Go Ape is an award-winning high wire forest adventure course of rope bridges, tarzan swings and zip slides up to 40 feet up in the trees. Appealing to a wide age range, customers are fitted with a climbing harness, given instructions, and then trek from tree to tree high above the forest floor. View Directions
Haldon Forest Park Haldon Forest Park is a great forest park. With trails for a short walk, or hire a bike and discover the cycle trails or join in the fun on the Play Trail. Alternatively sign up for the Go Ape high wire adventure course or if an experienced mountain biker, take to the Freer Ride Trails. Something for all the family. View Directions
Hestercombe House Hestercombe is a unique collection of three gardens spanning three centuries of garden history and design. All have undergone acclaimed restoration works and today provide important examples of gardens in contrasting styles that continue to grow and develop. Hestercombe offers a great destination for an exciting short stop or a wonderful leisurely day out. Walk the gardens, visit the Courtyard to enjoy delicious refreshments - or browse in our beautiful Gift Shop which is filled with interesting and unusual gifts, books and a well stocked plant centre. View Directions
Lynton & Barnstaple Steam Railway The Lynton & Barnstaple Railway - Steam Train rides in Exmoor National Park, from Woody Bay Station, North Devon. The first phase in rebuilding one of the worlds most famous and picturesque narrow gauge railways. View Directions
Taunton & Pickeridge Golf Club Taunton & Pickeridge Golf Club has one of the best courses in Somerset and is an ideal venue for the visitor. We welcome visitors as either casual green fee visitors (with a handicap) or as an organised society. View Directions
Treasure Trails The Trails are a fun, healthy, and educational way to get you out and about exploring. Some Trails require you to solve a murder mystery whilst others require you to find the location of hidden treasure. Great for a family day out or fun with your partner or friends. Trails can be done in your own time and at your own pace, and, at only £5 per Trail, it's affordable fun! Go to the website to view details of the selection of trails in the area.
Tropiquaria Tropiquaria Animal and Adventure Park is a great day out for adults and children of all ages. Hold a snake or creepy crawly in the Tropical Hall, visit the amazing puppet show and the newly redecorated aquarium. For a nostalgic experience see the Radio Museum. Outside, play for hours on the full-size pirate ships or in the Indoor Play Castle, and don't forget the animals all around our grounds. Hours of fun, rain or shine! View Directions
West Somerset Railway - Minehead Take a journey of discovery, relive your childhood, or simply sit back and relax as you travel along one of Britain's Best and longest Heritage Railways. View Directions
Wildlife & Dinosaur Park, Combe Martin Set within the stunning countryside of North Devon, The Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park is a unique theme park experience. Life size animated dinosaurs roar and spit as they did millions of years ago, and genuine dinosaur eggs can be seen in the museum. Thrill to rides such as Into The Light and Earthquake, or see Shaun Ellis the world famous wolf man during the daily talks and howling shows. If you're more "hands on", why not Swim with the Sealions in their purpose built pool or attend one the daily handling sessions. Beautiful gardens and magnificent birds of prey round off the perfect day out. Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park, Combe Martin, North Devon, EX34 0NG. View Directions
Wiveliscombe Open Air Heated Swimming Pool A beautiful, recently restored lido. Open May to September and measures 27m x 10m. 1.4m-2.1m deep.
Wookey Hole With new attractions, great new facilities and the classic glory of Britain's most spectacular underground caversn, the centuries-old site near Wells in Somerset has been given a brand new lease of life. View Directions