Region: Greater London East of England

Disabled Facilities: Yes

Category: Day Trip Destinations

Address: Ockendon Road, Upminster, Essex RM14 2TY

Contact: 01708 224 753



Stubbers offers varied Multi activity programmes set in 130 acres of picturesque grounds including; 3 water sports lakes , Motor Sports including Jet skiing and 4x4 driving, Various Towers activities including Climbing and Zip Wire and a large variety of Land based activities including All Terrain Boarding, Tunneling and Laser Tag.

Why is this venue great for School Trips and Educational Visits?

Stubbers Adventure Centre boats the widest range of onsite activities in the South East set in 130 acres of picturesque grounds.  A trip to Stubbers gives young people the opportunity to learn and develop social and interpersonal skills with confidence through participation in adventurous activities.

Your children’s experience at Stubbers encourages successful learning, building positive attitudes, giving encouragement to others and experiencing the benefits of peer support through a variety of challenges and experiences.

Stubbers Adventure Centre was awarded the Learning Outside the Classroom quality badge in 2009 for not only our commitment to engage in high quality learning outside the classroom but in our successful delivery.

We also offer offsite day trips Climbing, Kayaking and Canoeing and Sailing.

We are also an approved activity provider for Duke of Edinburgh award scheme expeditions.

What does a typical school trip or educational visit include?

A multi activity programme comprising four, 90 minute activity sessions from 0900 to 1630.  Programmes are tailored to Groups aims and objectives (activities subject to availability)

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This venue has the following accreditation:

Yes, LotC number:  R2QB101058
AALS License Number:  R0713
BCU and RYA approved Training Centres.

What size groups do they cater for?

10 to 500

What can they provide you with to support your school trip or educational visit?

Activity trips to Stubbers are tailored to the needs and objectives of each group.  To help Teachers with planning outcomes our Learning outcomes and session objectives handbook is available to download from our website where Teachers can also find; Leaders Handbook, Certificates and Insurance details and a sample letter for Parents following a booking.

Can you take photos, video or audio? Are there any copyright restrictions?

If appropriate yes, groups may take photos or videos of their groups.

How do you arrange a risk assessment?

Our risk assessments are available to download from our website.  On site visits can be arranged in advance with our bookings team.

What does it cost?

Day activity programmes start at £30.80 per head.

Is specific clothing required?

All specialist equipment is provided.  Warm and water proof clothing is recommended for colder periods of the year.

Do you have first aid on site?

All staff are qualified first aiders.

What facilities do they have for school trips and educational visits?

Within our picturesque 130 acre site we are pleased to provide, full changing and shower facilities.  The Source Coffee shop is open every day providing high quality drinks and snacks.  The Young adventurers play park is available for use under the supervision of group leaders.

Are there disabled facilities?

At Stubbers there is something for everyone.  All ages (8+) and abilities can take part, achieve their goals and enjoy their visit. Most activities can be tailored to all ability levels and some are supported with specialist activity equipment including Access 303 wide sailing dinghies and disabled access hoist at our motor sports and sailing lakes. For more information about suitability of activities for your group please contact our bookings team.

What are your opening days and hours?

7 days a week, 0830 to 1700

Age of Children / Pupils: 8 – 10 years 11 – 13 years 14 – 16 years College University

Type of Visit: Adventure Playgrounds Climbing Duke of Edinburgh Award High Ropes Motorsports Outdoor Education Outdoor Pursuits Paintball & Laser Tag Residential School Trips Team Building Water Sports

Curriculum Topics Covered: PE PSHE

Months Open: All Year Round January February March April May June July August September October November December