Local Interest

The Ring O’ Bells is ideally located for those interested in wildlife, nature, fishing, birds & walking as it is situated on the Somerset Levels. Also we are privileged to be associated with two local artists; mother and daughter: Anne Farmer and Nancy Farmer. Please take a look at their websites

We are lucky to have some beautiful walks and public footpaths near to the Ring O’ Bells in Moorlinch and neighbouring villages of Sutton Mallet, Stawell, Othery, Middlezoy, Chedzoy, Ashcott, Catcott, etc. There is the South West Coast Path, Celtic Way and the River Parrett Trail plus the Levels and Moors flatlands of Somerset.

The West Country Way (Route No 3 of the National Cycle Network) is not far away from Moorlinch.

For those intersted in fishing, Avalon Fisheries is situated near Glastonbury which provides Coarse fishing. Other interesting fishing places are King Sedgemoor Drain, Huntspill River and Durleigh Reservoir. Sea fishing is recommended at Burnham-on-sea and Weston-Super-Mare.

Nature & Birds
The Greylake RSPB Nature Reserve is only about 2 miles away on the Somerset Levels located on the Old Taunton Road A361.

Things to do & Family Fun
We have listed other attractions and intersting things to do not too far from Moorlinch.

Bridgwater Carnival (only 8 miles away) hosts the worlds largest illuminated carnival. There are many other carnivals in Somerset during November.

Cheddar Gorge & Caves – Visit the caves or walk up Jacobs Ladder and enjoy the fantastic views of the Cheddar Gorge

Wookey Hole – A great day out for all the family, visit the caves, Fairy Garden, see the dinosaurs, Papermill Museum or see the Clown or Circus Theatre. 

Clarks Village – In Street only 5 miles from Moorlinch. A great shopping experience with many outlet shops.

Animal Farm Adventure Park – Near Burnham-On-Sea and Brean, a great day out for the family. Ride on the train around the grounds, feed the animals, indoor play area and much more.

Clay Pigeon Shooting at Brook Bank Shooting
Archery & Air Riffle at Mendip Clays. Also includes Quad Biking.
Water Sports – Middlemoor Water Park hosts water skiing, wake boarding, jet skiing and karting.
Paint Balling at Cannington, Near Bridgwater.

Although the pub does not provide accommodation there are nearby B & B facilities situated in neighbouring villages Sutton Mallet, Stawell, Pedwell, etc. For example The Grange at Stawell. https://www.oliverstravels.com/britain-ireland/somerset/glastonbury/the-grange/ and Polden Vale B & B at Pedwell 01458 211114.

Thornhills Caravan Park, Holiday Let and Caravan storage is ideally located at Othery TA7 0QL call 01823 698247. www.thornhillsfarm.co.uk