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September 2021

The Bats of Horner Wood Guided Walk

September 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Horner car park, Horner village NT car park (SS898 455)
Horner, Somerset TA24 8HY United Kingdom
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Fifteen of the seventeen known species of bat can be found in Horner Wood. On this evening walk you will learn more about bats from an expert ecologist and take a fascinating evening stroll along the valley bottom, beside the Horner Water. We will watch to see emerging bats as they forage in and around the tree canopy, and with the aid of sophisticated bat detectors, you will also get the chance to hear them as they hunt for flying…

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Discover Bossington Guided Walk

September 17 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
National Trust car park, Bossington, Bossington
Near Porlock, Somerset TA24 8HF United Kingdom
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Join a guided walk leader on a 2 hour walk to discover the beauty of Bossington. Learn about its history and the natural beauty of the landscape that surrounds it. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear. Dogs on short leads allowed. Booking essential. Spaces are limited to ensure we can comply with social distancing More information: www.exmoor-nationalpark.gov.uk/getinvolved/volunteer-led-walks This event is brought to you by Exmoor National Park. Location: National Trust car park Bossington TA24 8HQ Booking: Booking essential Charge: Adults…

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Ralegh’s Cross Long Walk

September 19 @ 9:45 am - 3:45 pm
Raleghs Cross Inn, Brendon Hill
Nr Taunton, Somerset TA23 0LN United Kingdom
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In this six hour walk we go to Beulah Chapel, the centre of of the 19c iron mining village, Brendon Hill. We visit the Winding House to see the remains of the skillful engineering that transported iron to Watchet. Then we go down the spectacular Incline to Comberow and through the woods to Leighland Chapel, circling back via a picturesque waterfall.The woods are beautiful in spring! About 7 miles. Bring a packed lunch. Walking boots and rain wear needed. The…

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Green Lanes of Porlock Guided Walk

September 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Porlock Visitor Centre, West End
Porlock, Somerset TA24 8QD United Kingdom
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Green Lanes of Porlock  Guided Walk. 2.00 p.m. at Porlock Visitor Centre. A 4.5 mile walk from Porlock to Bossington and West Luccombe exploring the historic  Chimneys and Bridges of the area. Donations to Porlock Visitor Centre Booking: Porlock Visitor Centre, West End, Porlock   TA24 8QD Phone 01643 863150 Email: visit@porlock.co.uk

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October 2021

Hidden Porlock Walk 2021

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Porlock Visitor Centre, West End
Porlock, Somerset TA24 8QD United Kingdom
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An opportunity to visit sites of historical interest and explore hidden parts of the village’s past. October 5th    Meet at 10.00 a.m. at Porlock Visitor Centre £5.00 booking fee. Donations to Care Moor Exmoor and Porlock Visitor Centre. Booking: Porlock Visitor Centre 01643 863150 visit@porlock.co.uk

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Ralegh’s Cross Short Walk

October 6 @ 9:45 am - 1:45 pm
Raleghs Cross Inn, Brendon Hill
Nr Taunton, Somerset TA23 0LN United Kingdom

MINING IN THE BRENDONS In this four hour walk we visit the remains of Brendon village, the Iron Mines near Beulah Chapel, and the Winding House. Then we go down the Incline: steep, spectacular, but optional. Boots and rainwear are needed. If Covid restrictions apply, the walk will be socially distanced and limited to 6 people. More information: www.wsmr.org.uk This event is brought to you by: West Somerset Mineral LIne Location: Ralegh's Cross Inn TA23 0LN Booking: Booking essential Charge:…

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Exmoor Dark Skies Festival

October 22 @ 6:00 pm - November 7 @ 9:30 pm

Visit the Festival web page (link below) for full details More information: www.exmoor-nationalpark.gov.uk/enjoying/stargazing/dark-skies-festival Location: Throughout Exmoor Booking: Booking essential Charge: see individual events for charges Contact: 01598 752509 Details of events being held in Porlock Vale will be confirmed at a later date by Porlock Visitor Centre, West End, Porlock  TA24 8QD 01643 863150

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Porlock Apple a Press and Rural Crafts Festival

October 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Old School Centre Orchard, Porlock, West End, Porlock TA24 8QD + Google Map

The Porlock Apple Press & Rural Crafts Festival It is hoped that we can resume our little festival and the date is provisionally set for Saturday 23rd October 2021 We are a not-for-profit entity, trying our best to preserve the apple growing & cider making history of this part of Exmoor. More information: porlockapplepress.co.ukThis event is brought to you by: Porlock Apple Press Group Location: Old School Centre, Porlock TA24 8QD Booking: No need to book – just turn up…

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November 2021

Walking Weekend in Porlock Vale

November 13 @ 10:00 am - November 14 @ 4:00 pm
Porlock Visitor Centre, West End
Porlock, Somerset TA24 8QD United Kingdom
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Dates and times to be confirmed. Details will be available from Porlock Visitor Centre nearer the time. Porlock Visitor Centre West End, Porlock TA24 8QD 01643 863150  

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