Exmoor National Park, South of Horner, TA24
Join the adventure with National Park staff! Come and explore the natural world through the afternoon with family games and activities. Stay through the evening to experience Exmoor as it gets dark. Refreshment stall on site (pay as you go). Sit around the campfire, eat your dinner then enjoy a short guided night walk learning about our nocturnal wildlife. Event runs until approx 8pm.
This is a free family event run by Exmoor National Park Authority with donations to CareMoor welcome. Just turn up – no booking required.
This event takes place as part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2019.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 19/10/2019
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sat 19th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.