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Exmoor National Park

Bat Detecting in Lynmouth, Exmoor

  • Location Lynmouth
  • Price from £6.00
  • Event
  • Activity
  • Wildlife
  • Mindful escape
  • Bucket list
  • Learn new experience


Ever wondered how bats find food at night? 

Join us on an exciting short, flat riverside walk to woodside bridge in Lynmouth detecting the bats with our special devices. Discover three species (or more!) swoop and feed above the tree tops and under the bridge over the East Lyn. Don't worry, they won't touch us, its just a fascinating experience!

Expect to hear sounds of 'clicks, ticks and bubbling' - a sound and sight you'll never forget!

Starting: Lower Lyndale Car park (free parking Watersmeet Road, Riverside Road or Tors Road
Finishing: Lower Lyndale Car Park
Toilets available: yes in the car park OR Lynmouth Flood Memorial Hall
Dogs: well-behaved dogs allowed
Wheelchair & pram accessible: yes
Local Food & Drink - Ancient Mariner at the Bath Hotel, The Rising Sun, Rock House, Village Inn

What if it rains: the bats will still be out in light rain and cloud. If rain is heavy, we shall return a full refund or postpone to another date
What do I need to wear / bring : please wear sturdy walking boots or shoes / dress appropriate to the weather / Head torch
How far is the walk: less than 500m / 1/4 mile

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Corporates
  • Families
  • Hen / Stag parties
  • School groups
  • Dog Friendly

Make this experience your own: Send Enquiry


    What's included

  • Equipment bat detectors

    What you'll need

  • Warm Clothing
  • Waterproofs
  • Other Medication


Moderate Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 30 days before the activity is scheduled to start.




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Moor Wild Experiences

Moor Wild Experiences is the experience provider for Bat Detecting in Lynmouth, Exmoor