Things to do

Exploring the Quantocks – Cothelstone Hill

Exploring the Quantocks – Cothelstone Hill

Somerset Yurts is set on our dairy farm at the foot of the Quantock Hills AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty). The Quantocks were actually the first designated AONB, and are a truly breathtaking part of our countryside in the South West. Cothelstone Hill is just 5 miles / 15 minute drive away, and well…

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Fossil Hunting at Kilve Beach

Fossil Hunting at Kilve Beach

Only around a forty minute drive from the yurts, will get you to the stunningly rugged North Somerset coast. Even on an overcast and windy day, the kids absolutely love getting to the beach and the adventure and excitement of fossil hunting! We managed to find a fair few fossils on large rocks, but will…

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Exploring Fyne Court

Exploring Fyne Court

Me and the boys are working very hard this Summer, visiting our local attractions! Today’s ‘work’ outing was a couple of miles up into the Quantocks, to the National Trust’s Fyne Court. This really is a hidden gem, and fantastic place to visit, especially with children as there is so much to explore – and,…

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