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Stargazing, Bat Detecting & Hot Chocolate

  • Location Somerset
  • Price from £10.00
  • Multi-activity
  • Wildlife
  • Learn new skills
  • Bucket list


Discover the bats around the Exmoor Forest Inn with Liz from Moor Wild Experiences. Search for the planets and stars above Simonsbath and indulge in a warming hot chocolate in the heart of Exmoor's Dark Sky Reserve. Meeting outside the Exmoor Forest Inn wrapped up warm, join Liz to identify the bats around the gardens at the Inn using the bat detector. We might discover other nightlife too! When the skies darken and glisten with stars, planets and the Milky Way, learn how to use our telescopes and stargazing apps to learn more about the constellations over the Northern Hemisphere this autumn. Cosy up with a warming hot chocolate for afters, by the Exmoor Forest Inn team at around 6.45pm. Make it a special family evening and book your dinner in advance at the Inn. Wet weather forecasted? In the event of adverse weather, we'll discover the night sky indoors with our constellations projector and learn about Cassiopeia and Perseus with our hot chocolate! 

Looking for a family meal afterwards? contact Tuesday 26 October from 6.45pm on wards OR Sunday 31st from 6.15pm (Halloween Special)

Cupcakes\* - donations to the Bat Conservation Trust

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Charity fundraising
  • Corporates
  • Families
  • Hen / Stag parties
  • School groups
  • Dog Friendly

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Effort Level

Relax and unwind whilst exploring the great outdoors

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough


    What's included

  • Drink Hot chocolate
  • Equipment Telescopes and bat detector

    What you'll need

  • Warm Clothing
  • Waterproofs


Moderate Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 30 days before the activity is scheduled to start.




Moor Wild Experiences

Moor Wild Experiences

Moor Wild Experiences is the experience provider for Stargazing, Bat Detecting & Hot Chocolate