Adventure Holidays – Exmoor’s Adrenaline Rush
Bring out your inner Bear Grylls and dive straight into the outdoors with our Exmoor Adventure holidays. This is positively sure to make for an unforgettable experience – the kind of exciting and thrilling getaway you will be talking about for years to come!
Take the opportunity to spend quality time with your friends and family and enjoy outdoor activities with local specialist provider Exmoor Adventures. From rock climbing the cliffs of Exmoor to whizzing down hillsides on a mountain bike trail, you can get wet and wild in a Canadian Canoe or scramble over rocks and jump into deep water with Coasteering. We’ve detailed just a few of the activities below on offer for adrenaline rush junkies and those who love the great outdoors.
Exclusive guest deals
Guests at our cottages can enjoy an exclusive special discount of £5 per half-day activity during November – February (excludes half-term).
Kayaking adventure holidays – explore North Devon’s coastline
Sit-on-Top Kayaks are a great way to explore the North Devon coastline. The natural beauty of Exmoor promises to enthral – the view from the cliffs is undoubtedly a unique perspective. You’ll be kitted out with wetsuits, buoyancy aids and helmets and taught the basic skills for controlling the boats. Now you’re ready for your nautical adventure!
Coasteering – Exmoor’s ultimate nautical adrenaline rush
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, Exmoor Adventures equips you with thick winter wetsuits, socks, gloves, helmets and buoyancy aids.
Mountain bike holidays – two-wheel adventuring
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, considering 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 and the ability to ride a bike with reasonable confidence.
Rock climbing and abseiling holiday adventures
Why not try rock climbing and abseiling? You’ll learn the basic climbing techniques and essential knots before you take on the rocks. From beginner to expert explorer, Exmoor Adventures adapts the climbs to you. The most skilful can test their nerves and abseil off the exposed Castle Rock, sitting high above the sea.
Archery course – bring out your inner Robin Hood and Katniss Everdeen
Ready to take aim? With bows and arrows for all shapes and sizes, an archery course will teach the age-old skills of setting the bow and arrow correctly. You’re sure 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!
Team Challenge – put your friends and families to the test!
This particular activity is all about strengthening your friends and family’s trust and connection. You’ll be split into teams to earn points and win prizes with team tasks and cryptic puzzles. You will also be thrown into exhilarating activities such as archery or field orienteering, amongst many more challenges, culminating in a grand raft race finale! Team challenges can be tailored for your group’s requirements and can be flexible with locations.
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+.
Exmoor Adventures contact
If this sounds like the kind of exciting adventure holiday for you, then contact expert guide Dan French at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 07976 208279 and mention Exmoor Character Cottages.
Please let Dan know you are staying with us when booking. You will need to book with and pay Exmoor Adventures direct as they supply your service. All of these activities are provided by the third-party supplier, not by us, and where relevant, Exmoor Adventure’s insurance will cover you.
Visit the Things to Do section on our website for other activities to enjoy on your holiday.