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Golden Carrot Hunt

5 November 2019 (9:00am) - 21 November 2019 (4:00pm)
No booking required

Uncover the hidden treasure to claim your gold reward at The Donkey Sanctuary in Sidmouth, Devon!

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The Donkey Sanctuary, Slade House Farm, Sidmouth, EX10 0NU.

Take part in our Golden Anniversary celebrations with this entertaining family activity that combines fun, exercise and brainpower. 

Follow the various clues around the sanctuary to find the golden carrots and discover interesting facts relating to special events or achievements that have defined our first 50 years, before uncovering the hidden treasure to claim your golden reward. Just £3 per treasure hunt including prize and certificate on completion. 

On your quest to find the treasure, you'll get to meet some of the hundreds of friendly donkeys who are cared for at the sanctuary, including the gentle giant Poitous, the lovable adoption donkeys and the adorable minis. Join one of the fascinating talks and demonstrations to learn more about our furry residents and how we are working to transform their lives, before exploring the exciting indoor attractions and discovering just why donkeys are so special through fun, interactive displays.

Enjoy fresh, local, seasonal produce while soaking in the unparallelled coast and country views from our Taste of the West Gold award-winning restaurant, The Kitchen. Hearty breakfasts, luscious lunches and tempting treats are served daily from 9am as well as Brunch every Sunday from 9am - 3pm. And for unique donkey-design items and souvenirs to remember your visit by, head to the new Gift Shop.

The Donkey Sanctuary celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2019, after being founded as a charity in 1969 by Dr Elisabeth Svendsen MBE. It has many achievements to celebrate and a renewed vision for the future that will transform the welfare of donkeys and mules across the world. 

Entry and parking at the sanctuary is FREE (donations welcome). Dogs on leads are welcome.

Further information

01395 578222 |

All proceeds help fund the work of The Donkey Sanctuary Worldwide.