Paddle to greatness
Sit-on-Top Kayaks are a great way to explore the North Devon coastline, be enthralled by the natural beauty of Exmoor and view the cliffs from a unique perspective. You’ll be kitted out with wetsuits, buoyancy aids and helmets, taught the basic skills needed to control the boats, and then will be ready for your nautical adventure! £35 for a half day (3-hour session).
Become a coastal explorer
With an experienced guide you and your group will scramble over rocks, jump into deep water and explore caves and rock pools. To ensure the best Coasteering experience you will be equipped with thick winter wetsuits, socks, gloves, helmets and buoyancy aids.
See the best Exmoor has to offer on two wheels!
Take in stunning views and journey through unique landscapes on a top-of-the-range mountain bike. Our qualified instructors will adapt the trail to your needs, taking into account your experience and ability and teaching core mountain biking skills. We provide a helmet, gloves and optional eye protection. A basic level of fitness is required as well as the ability to ride a bike with reasonable confidence.
Climb into Mission Impossible!
Why not try rock climbing and abseiling? You’ll learn the basic climbing techniques and key knots before you take on the rocks. From beginner to expert explorer, our climbs are adapted to you with the most skillful being challenged to test their nerves and abseil off the exposed Castle Rock, sitting high above the sea.
Bring out your inner Robin Hood and Katniss Everdeen
Ready to take aim? With bows and arrows for all shapes and sizes, our archery course will teach the age-old skills of how to set the bow and arrow correctly to become a pro at hitting the target. You and your group will get the chance to learn and sharpen your abilities and even compete against each other!
£25pp for a half day or £20pp for Exmoor Character Cottage guests (Nov to Feb)
Team Challenge – put your friends and families to the test!
This particular adventure is all about strengthening the trust and connection between your friends and family. You’ll be split into teams and earn points and win prizes with team tasks and cryptic puzzles. You will be also be thrown into exhilarating activities such as archery or field orienteering, amongst many more challenges, culminating in a grand raft race finale! Our team challenges can be tailored for your group’s requirements, as well as being flexible with our locations. £45pp
Combine two activities to make a full day for a discounted price. Exmoor Character Cottages’ groups benefit from a smaller minimum party size, which starts at two for most activities, although prices may vary. All activities are available for age 10+.
Please let the organiser know you are staying with us when booking. You will need to book with and pay the organiser direct as your service is supplied by them. All of these activities are provided by the third-party supplier, not by us, and where relevant you are covered by the supplier’s insurance.