Discover the
Dartmoor Story

Forged by nature, shaped by time and human spirit

Events

We have put together a programme of events and activities to help everyone Discover the Dartmoor Story and explore the landscape stories of the moor. There are activities, open days, walks and talks to suit all abilities and interests.

Take a look at our programme below

Tuesday, 26 October 2021 at 10:00 - 16:00

Time for Nature: RSPB Bird Challenge

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Join the RSPB at Princetown Visitor Centre this half term to learn all about the wonderful birds we have on Dartmoor and how you can help our feathered friends. Take part in exciting activities and help to protect these amazing animals.

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Tuesday, 26 October 2021 at 10:00 - 16:00

Time for Nature: Slug Stone Challenge

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Take our Slug Stone Challenge. Pick up your challenge sheet at the front desk and find out more about the amazing Ash Black slug! Travel through the centre to find your answers and earn your Love Moor Life badge for a reward.

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Tuesday, 26 October 2021 at 19:00 - 21:00

Time for Nature: Explore the Night Skies of Dartmoor with Dartmoor Skies

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Haytor TQ13 9XT

Join astronomy outreach charity Dartmoor Skies at Haytor Visitor Centre for an evening of stargazing on Dartmoor. Dartmoor Skies will set up their new telescope Moorscope at the foot of Haytor so you can explore the night sky. Their volunteers will be on h...

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Wednesday, 27 October 2021 at 10:00 - 16:00

Time for Nature: Slug Stone Challenge

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Take our Slug Stone Challenge. Pick up your challenge sheet at the front desk and find out more about the amazing Ash Black slug! Travel through the centre to find your answers and earn your Love Moor Life badge for a reward.

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Find out more..

Thursday, 28 October 2021 at 10:00 - 16:00

Time for Nature: Slug Stone Challenge

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Take our Slug Stone Challenge. Pick up your challenge sheet at the front desk and find out more about the amazing Ash Black slug! Travel through the centre to find your answers and earn your Love Moor Life badge for a reward.

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Find out more..

Thursday, 28 October 2021 at 10:30 - 12:30

Time for Nature: Family Lino Printing Workshop

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Be inspired by Dartmoor's incredible wildlife to make wild lino prints on this family friendly workshop. Draw a design, carve it out and print it onto our 70th anniversary bunting. All the materials, tools and instruction will be provided. This workshop will suit children 7 and over supervised by...

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Thursday, 28 October 2021 at 13:30 - 15:30

Time for Nature: Family Lino Printing Workshop

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Be inspired by Dartmoor's incredible wildlife to make wild lino prints on this family friendly workshop. Draw a design, carve it out and print it onto our 70th anniversary bunting. All the materials, tools and instruction will be provided. This workshop will suit children 7 and over supervised by...

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Friday, 29 October 2021 at 10:00 - 16:00

Time for Nature: Slug Stone Challenge

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Take our Slug Stone Challenge. Pick up your challenge sheet at the front desk and find out more about the amazing Ash Black slug! Travel through the centre to find your answers and earn your Love Moor Life badge for a reward.

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Find out more..

Friday, 29 October 2021 at 11:00 - 13:00

Time for Nature: Ranger Litter Pick at Haytor

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Haytor, TQ13 9XT

Join Ranger Bill for a litter pick around this iconic landmark, stay for 2 minutes, 20 or as long as you can spare. All welcome with equipment provided (children must be accompanied by an adult). Drop in between 11am and 1pm.

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Saturday, 30 October 2021 at 10:00 - 16:00

Time for Nature: RSPB Bird Challenge

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Postbridge, PL20 6TH

Join the RSPB at Postbridge Visitor Centre this half term to learn all about the wonderful birds we have on Dartmoor and how you can help our feathered friends. Take part in exciting activities and help to protect these amazing animals.

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Find out more..

Saturday, 30 October 2021 at 10:00 - 16:00

Time for Nature: Slug Stone Challenge

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Take our Slug Stone Challenge. Pick up your challenge sheet at the front desk and find out more about the amazing Ash Black slug! Travel through the centre to find your answers and earn your Love Moor Life badge for a reward.

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Find out more..

Saturday, 30 October 2021 at 10:30 - 11:30

Time for Nature: Ranger Litter Pick at Princetown

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Join rangers Andrea and Serina for an organised litter pick around the visitor centre and along the popular walking routes out of the village, stay for 2 minutes, 20 or as long as you can spare. All welcome (children must be accompanied by an adult) with equipment provided. Meet outside the front...

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Saturday, 30 October 2021 at 11:00 - 12:00

Time for Nature: Miniature Worlds

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Postbridge, PL20 6TH

Explore the miniature worlds of Dartmoor!

A short walk in Postbridge looking at the tiny details that we often overlook. Use your phone camera to take close-up photos of nature and see the natural world in a new light.

There are 3 sessions running at 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm

Max 20...

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Saturday, 30 October 2021 at 12:30 - 13:30

Time for Nature: Miniature Worlds

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Postbridge, PL20 6TH

Explore the miniature worlds of Dartmoor, 3 sessions 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm
A short walk in Postbridge looking at the tiny details that we often overlook.
Use your phone camera to take close up images in nature and see the natural world in a new light. Max 20 people. Microscopes provided...

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Saturday, 30 October 2021 at 14:00 - 15:00

Time for Nature: Miniature Worlds

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Postbridge, PL20 6TH

Explore the miniature worlds of Dartmoor, 3 sessions 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm
A short walk in Postbridge looking at the tiny details that we often overlook.
Use your phone camera to take close up images in nature and see the natural world in a new light. Max 20 people. Microscopes provided...

Find out more..

Sunday, 31 October 2021 at 10:00 - 16:00

Time for Nature: Slug Stone Challenge

Location: National Park Visitor Centre, Princetown, PL20 6QF

Take our Slug Stone Challenge. Pick up your challenge sheet at the front desk and find out more about the amazing Ash Black slug! Travel through the centre to find your answers and earn your Love Moor Life badge for a reward.

...

Find out more..

The Dartmoor Story Forged by nature; shaped by time and human hands.