Life on the Edge Glow worm hunt

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Life on the Edge Glow worm hunt

July 12 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Photo of a glowworm

Enjoy the real nightlife of the South Devon National Landscape and Life on the Edge!

Join South Devon National Landscape and naturalist John Walters for a special night hike looking for glow worms, some of our most magical creatures.

This event is organised by the South Devon National Landscape team, as part of the Life on the Edge project, support by the National Lottery Heritage Fund


Important booking information

  • Tickets
    • Booking essential
    • £2 per ticket, including TicketSource fee
    • Book via Ticketsource (click on image below)
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  • Suitability
    • For adults and young people aged 14+. Under 18s will need to be accompanied by an adult
  • Cancellation
    • Requested refunds will be issued up to 1 day before the event starts, minus the Ticketsource booking fee
    • If for any reason the event is cancelled by us, a notification will be sent out via Ticketsource and you will receive a full refund

Know before you go

  • Dogs
    • No
  • Mobility
    • This event involves walking over uneven paths and a climb up to the headland
    • Not suitable for people with walking difficulties or children under 14
  • Wheelchair access
    • No
  • What to bring
    • Please wrap up warm and dress appropriately for the weather forecast
    • Bring a torch
    • Snacks and drinks as necessary
  • Facilities
    • There are no toilet facilities
  •  Parking
    • Park at National Trust Overbecks car park

Meeting point

  • Meet at Overbecks car park, Sharpitor, Salcombe, Devon, TQ8 8LW


Life on the Edge logo - long horned mining bee Logo: National Lottery Heritage Fund acknowledgement stamp


Image copyright John Walters


July 12
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm


South Devon National Landscape
John Walters


Salcombe, Devon TQ8 8LW United Kingdom