Activities and places to visit

Shopping : Rural Walks : Vobster Quay Dive Centre : Fly Fishing at Chew Valley :

Outdoor Pursuits in the Mendips : Kayaking : Climbing : Canoeing : Clay Pigeon Shooting : Horse Riding :

Drinking Scrumpy : Trying to find your way back after drinking scrumpy :


The Roman Baths : Wells Cathedral : Bishops Palace Wells : Cheddar Gorge and Wookey Hole : Ghost Walks of Bath :

Bristol Historic Harbour : Avon and Kennet Canal : Longleat Safari Park House and Gardens :

Cley Hill : Lyme Regis Jurassic Coast (1 ½ hr drive) :


Golf : Bring your bike : the Somerset Levels : Perfect your petanque game :

Discover deer and badger tracks : Course Fishing at the Miners Ponds or Edneys : Fly a kite :

Race up and down the hill and admire the views over the Mells Valley : Put on your raincoat and take a Wellie Walk :



Lie in bed and listen to the rain drops and the crackle of your wood burning stove :

Use your Star Search App and Identify the constellations above : Put your feet up with a glass of wine or Scrumpy Cider…. Maybe not the Scrumpy : Watch the sun set :

Enjoy a candlelit dinner for two or as a family : Ghost stories and share discoveries from the day :

Wash away the cares of the day in your own private Shower : Watch the flames of your campfire :

Spot a shooting star : Snuggle down under a the quilt to the sound of an Owl :

Dates for your calendar

Frome Festival 1st - 10th July 2016

Royal Bath and West Show Various Shows Throughout 2016 & 2017

Bristol Balloon Fiesta 11th – 14th August 2016

Frome Cheese Show Sat 10th Sept 2016

Bath Christmas Market 24th Nov – 11th Dec 2016

Longleat Festival of Light 14th Dec – 4th Jan 2017

City of Wells Lots of Events throughout the Year

Glastonbury Festival 21st – 25th June 2017

Christmas in a Yurt Sun 25th December 2016

New Year in a Yurt Sat 31st December 2016