Dartmoor National Park Authority events: 11/08/2011
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THURSDAY 11th Aug:
10:00: 2.5hr Walk, Pilates Body Walk (Princetown) Brisk Walking with a difference - core stability, good posture and stretching, to promote fitness, flexibility and well-being. Cost £5.50. Includes tuition with Pilates instructor. Book on 01822 618660 or 07976 289260.
09:00: Okehampton Show. Stoney Park Showground. Details www.okehamptonshow.com .
10:00 -12:00: National Trust Young Bird Watchers. Plymbridge and the Upper Plym. A fun childrens walk in the woods, identifying all the different birds that live there. Meet at Plym Bridge, grid ref SX 524 585. Child - £4. Booking advisable with National Trust on 01752 341377.
11:00: Guided Walks at Higher Kiln Quarry. Buckfastleigh. Guided walks (1hr1/2 hr) to see the quarry and caves, with an opportunity to enter the famous bone cave and on site museum. Walks start at 11am and 2pm Wednesdays and Thursdays. Cost Adults £5.00, School age children £2.50 and £14.00 for family ticket, there is no need to book. Walks start from the William Pengelly Cave Studies Centre, Russet Lane. More information at www.pengellytrust.org or 01752 775195.
10:00 – 16:00: Daffodil Crafts. Church House, Widecombe-in-the-Moor. This is all pure craft, and the goods are made by the person on the stand that’s selling them.
13:00-15:00: East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve, Pirates of the Greenwood- Voyage of the Flycatcher
The Captain needs your help, journey the Seven Seas, face your fears, uncovering mysterious tracks and decode cryptic puzzles. Family fun for children 6-12 years.
Booking essential. To book your place and for more information contact the reserve on 01626 832330, email email@example.com (external link, opens new window) or check our website www.naturalengland.org.uk (external link, opens new window).This event is organised by Natural England. Find us on www.facebook.com/DartmoorNNR . Meet at Yarner Wood Car Park, off the Bovey Manaton Road