Activities and Attractions

Dunster and Exmoor have a busy events calendar throughout the year.  These include the Dunster Archery Week, the Blue Anchor to Minehead Raft Race,the Dunster Fete, the Two Moors Music Festival, Dunster Show, Dunster Country Fair and finishing with the Dunster by Candlelight weekend in December.

With over 600 miles of paths, tracks and bridleways Exmoor is a paradise for walkers, mountain bikers and riders alike.

Walking guides and mountain biking "ski" route maps can be found at tourism offices in the area. Wimbleball lake, high on the Brendon Hills, is used for sailing and fishing.
railway.jpg
West Somerset Railway
mill.jpg
Dunster Corn Mill Dating from the 13th Century

Travel on the West Somerset Railway, the longest privately owned steam railway in England. It runs from Minehead to Bishops Lydeard a distance of about 20 miles.

© 2008 Higher Orchard Bed and Breakfast
hosted by PC Webshop