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Life On the Edge Glow Worm Hunt

Enjoy the real nightlife of the South Devon coastline and join us for a special hike to find glow worm.

  • Booking essential

Glow worms are some of our most magical creatures. Join the South Devon National Landscape team, naturalist John Walters and National Trust Rangers to search for them. 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.



Event prices

Ticket typeTicket category
1 person£2.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0333 666 4466 Booking through the South Devon National Landscape team.


Suitable for children over 14 years old.

Meeting point

Please meet at the National Trust property Overbeck's, Sharpitor, Salcombe, Devon, TQ8 8LW. The team will be there to greet you.

What to bring and wear

Please wear layers suitable for the weather and sturdy shoes.


The route is uneven and steep in places with some steps.


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Contact info

South Devon Rangers

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