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Things To Do & Days Out near Moretonhampstead
Miniature Pony Centre (2 miles)
Miniature Pony Centre a unique friendly atmosphere with a whole host of activities, with lots to see and do, including the miniature ponies and their foals!
Castle Drogo (3 miles)
Castle Drogo An exciting work in progress as the Drogo folks race to repair their castle! Come and check out the cool building works (from 86 steps up the scaffolding if you dare!) then enjoy the artistically redesigned interior and charming gardens with wendy house, riverside and ancient gorge. Plus kids'...
Chagford Swimming Pool (3 miles)
Chagford Swimming Pool Heated, outdoor, river fed pool, plus a very popular toddler pool, complete with toy boats, watering cans, and ducks! yay!
Becky Falls Woodland Park (4 miles)
Becky Falls Woodland Park Voted the most beautiful place in Devon, with over 50 acres of woodland and waterfall walks to explore, plus hands-on animal encounter shows, a petting zoo, animal feeding sessions and a very popular kids' stamp trail (with a free prize for every child), all included in the entry price.
Canonteign Falls (6 miles)
Canonteign Falls Visit the home of England’s highest waterfall. Over 80 acres to explore with the kids, including Nature Walk and Secret Garden. There is also a children’s assault course, a small play area and giant bunnies! A wonderful family day out.
Shilstone Riding Centre (6 miles)
Shilstone Riding Centre BHS approved lessons and a pleasing variety of scenic hacks; welcomes the experienced as well as absolute beginners from over 5 years.
Bovey Tracey Swimming Pool (6 miles)
Bovey Tracey Swimming Pool Heated outdoor pool with toddler pool, plus solar powered showers, parkland and refreshment amenities. Fully qualified lifeguards staff the pool at all times. Lessons available outside normal pool hours. Open between April and September.
House of Marbles (7 miles)
House of Marbles Featuring the largest marble run in the United Kingdom and quite possibly the world! Glass Making, Game and Marble Museums, push button marble runs, a GIANT floating marble, and a great new outdoor play structure to enjoy! Go early, or you won't to leave!
Haldon Forest Park (8 miles)
Haldon Forest Park Whether you want a quiet stroll or an exhilarating mountain biking or horse riding experience, there's something for you here! 3,500 acres of woodland just fifteen minutes from Exeter with Segways, Cycle Skills Pump Loop, Go Ape and a Woodland Adventure Club!
Go Ape Haldon (8 miles)
Go Ape Haldon The UK's No.1 Forest Adventure. Award winning outdoor adventure activities. Families and friends can enjoy a day out like no other. Fly down zip wires, leap off Tarzan Swings and tackle obstacles whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery.
Go Segway (8 miles)
Go Segway Segway tours through Haldon Forest with a choice of two types of eco friendly segways and several different tours available for kids 10 years and old. Children’s Parties offered too
Rock Garden Caves and Nursery (8 miles)
Rock Garden Caves and Nursery 8 acres of wild gardens, rock walk with great views from the top, ponds, waterfalls, and a small illuminated cave to discover. Set in the picturesque old Palace Quarry. Tea Rooms open from Easter.
Go Segway (8 miles)
Go Segway Segway tours through Haldon Forest with a choice of two types of eco friendly segways and several different tours available for kids 10 years and older. Children’s Parties offered too!
Chudleigh Lido (9 miles)
Chudleigh Lido Solar heated Lido with lifeguards, all weather shelter, BBQ, heated pool and reasonable rates! Take lessons, get fit, or just have a family splash about.
Ashburton Swimming Pool (10 miles)
Ashburton Swimming Pool 21m heated outdoor pool, some fun sessions. Usually opens daily late May through Early September. Swings and lawned area for spectators, plus café serving refreshments. Aqua membership provides use of this and 4 other pools!
River Dart Country Park (10 miles)
River Dart Country Park 90 acres of parkland set in the Dartmoor National Park, with lakes, woodland and more to explore. Adventure playgrounds, plus a number of acitivites avilable for the whole family. You can camp here too!
Kingsteignton Swimming Pool (10 miles)
Kingsteignton Swimming Pool closed, may be temporary - review 2017
Bear Feet Play Centre (11 miles)
Bear Feet Play Centre Newton The Bear welcomes you to his huge 10,000 sq ft indoor play centre with all the things you would love to play on from the slides to the ball pools and everything on between.
Riverside Leisure Centre (11 miles)
Riverside Leisure Centre Bumbers Backyard Soft Play Centre provides young kids with some indoor adventure, plus 25m main pool offers a full programme of activities throughout the week including casual swimming, Aquazone Lessons, Aquafit Classes and Inflatable Fun Sessions.
Tenpin Exeter (11 miles)
Tenpin Exeter is a bowling centre located in the Havenbanks Retail Park. We have 22 modern fully computerised lanes, American Pool tables, Amusement Arcades all catered towards families and kids. There is also the Beach Road Cafe Bar for some delicious meal and snack options!
The Quay Climbing Centre (11 miles)
The Quay Climbing Centre Offering over 200 climbing lines, walls ranging from 7 to 14 metres, plus 2 bouldering caves, 2 training walls, a teaching zone and an abseil tower! Designed for over 7s, complete beginners welcomed and family tasters available to try with them!
St Nicholas Priory (11 miles)
St Nicholas Priory Unfortunately St Nicholas Priory is currently closed for essential building repairs.
Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre (11 miles)
Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre Kayaking, canoeing, sailing, rafting, coasteering, climbing, artificial caving are all on offer at Haven Banks down at Exeter Quay. We run week long and one day activities throughout the school holidays or book a family activity or Birthday party.
Waie 2 Play (11 miles)
Waie 2 Play Pleasingly large indoor and outdoor play areas with loads of features plus swimming and sports opportunities too!
Saddles and Paddles (11 miles)
Saddles and Paddles Family oriented bike, canoe and kayak hire centre on Exeter quay with a good range of equipment, including some especially for children, such as child seats and trailers. Near a traffic free cycle trail and the canal.
Clip n Climb Exeter (11 miles)
Clip n Climb Exeter Test your resolve and determination with a series of climbing based skill and puzzle adventures. Serious fun for active over 4s.
Simmons Park (11 miles)
Simmons Park Adventure playgrounds and meadow nature walks, pitch and putt course, sports pitches, cricket field, bowling green and bandstand plus formal gardens. Lots!
Bear Feet Playcentre (11 miles)
Bear Feet Playcentre Newton The Bear welcomes you to his huge 8000 sq ft indoor play centre with all the things you would love to play on from the slides to the ball pools and everything in between!
Tumbling Teds Playhouse (11 miles)
Tumbling Teds Playhouse Great indoor play centre just for the 6s and under containing slides, ball pool, playhouses, climbing equipment, treehouse and funbus.
Curious About Exeter (12 miles)
Curious About Exeter is a unique way to experience Exeter: two treasure hunt style walks of discovery to keep the whole family involved and entertained. Answer clues and match pictures, whilst reading stories about this fabulous city. Buy or instantly download the booklet then explore at leisure.
Okehampton Castle (12 miles)
Okehampton Castle The remains of the largest castle in Devon, in an outstandingly picturesque setting that won't help at all when you tell the kids it's meant to be haunted! Riverside picnic area and woodland walks around the castle grounds with a stream teeming with wildlife.
Bill Douglas Centre (History of Cinema) (12 miles)
Bill Douglas Centre (History of Cinema) Discover how optical entertainment has developed through the years at this great museum that is open daily and free to vist. There is plenty to see, from shadow puppets to magic lanterns!
Exeters Underground Passages (12 miles)
Exeters Underground Passages Walk and crawl through some extremely narrow passages that wind around the city's aqueducts. There is also a brief film presentation about the passages. Very interesting family day out in devon, not suitable for the under 5s or those suffering from claustrophobia.
Exeter Sculpture Walk (12 miles)
Exeter Sculpture Walk Over 30 interesting and varied sculptures to enjoy, located both outside and in the buildings of the University of Exeter. The campus is als a registered Botanical Garden, with plenty of exotic plants, and lovely views acros the city.
Museum of Dartmoor Life (12 miles)
Museum of Dartmoor Life Explore the history of Dartmoor throughout the ages, from the Bronze age to present day. Over 3 floors of exhibits and interactive displays. Discovery zones and dressing up for younger visitors.
Exeter Woollen Trail (12 miles)
Exeter Woollen Trail Explore the history of Exeter’s woollen cloth trade, on this free trail that will lead you to several key sites. There are also a number of interesting places to visit along the way.
Prickly Ball Farm (12 miles)
Prickly Ball Farm Hedgehog hospital and farm with lots of animals to meet plus daily activities, talks and hands-on fun.
Buckfast Butterflies and Otter Sanctuary (12 miles)
Buckfast Butterflies and Otter Sanctuary A tropical landscaped garden filled with exotic butterflies, beautiful birds, fish and terrapins, plus several species of otter. Make sure the bigger kids take a camera!
Decoy Country Park (12 miles)
Decoy Country Park Large play area with water play features, plus BMX race track and dirt jumps! Other popular amenities include a lake supporting water sports activities and a deliciously deciduous woodland with a trim trail incorporated into it too for you big jobs.
South Devon Railway (12 miles)
South Devon Railway All aboard for a trip on one of the best loved tourist attractions in the West Country. Travel along the stunning valley of the River Dart between Buckfastleigh and Totnes on the longest established steam railway in the southwest.
Dart Rock Climbing Centre (12 miles)
Dart Rock Climbing Centre is THE home of indoor rock climbing in the South West. Built by climbers for everyone, Dart Rock provides indoor and outdoor rock climbing activities to the highest of standards in an encouraging and fun atmosphere.
Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool (12 miles)
Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool is a heated outdoor swimming pool, set in the heart of the Devon countryside in the pretty town of Buckfastleigh. We provide a safe and fun swimming environment for people of all ages.
Dartmoor Prison Museum (13 miles)
Dartmoor Prison Museum Discover the history of one of the most notorious prisons in the world, and learn about ‘life inside’. Plenty to see, from bone carvings to escape items, makeshift weapons to manacles, and more! Exciting!
Powderham Castle (14 miles)
Powderham Castle Guided Castle Tours; Secret Garden; huge Play Fort for kids; Deer Park Safari and seasonal events located in a unique, picturesque setting beside the Exe estuary.
Pennywell Farm (14 miles)
Pennywell Farm Treat your family to the very best with a full day of hands on animal action at Pennywell Farm near Buckfastleigh. With animal activities, shows and rides galore all included in the admission price, you won't waste a single minute. Home of the world famous Pennywell Miniature Pigs.
Topsham Pool (14 miles)
Topsham Pool Modern heated outdoor swimming facility, with giant inflatable and fun sessions. The pool water is 100% chlorine free and heated to 28 degrees or more.
The Monkey House (14 miles)
The Monkey House Indoor play centre and cafe with a cool 2 tier play frame and features including balls, slides and climbing frames!
Shaldon Zoo (14 miles)
Shaldon Zoo A compact yet hugely diverse conservation park, offering observation of rare and endangered species of primate, small mammal, bird and reptile. Loads of information if you want to take it educational, plus keeper talks and bonus experiences.
Teignmouth Lido (14 miles)
Teignmouth Lido Heated and welcoming outdoor pool with some kids' fun sessions offered. Usual season May through September.
The Den (14 miles)
The Den Green Flag Awarded park close to the seafront at Teignmouth with a large, award winning childrens play area that combines dry and wet play, a multi use games area, adventure golf course facility and football pitches.