Peat Rigg Outdoor Training Centre Yorkshire
Cropton Pickering, , North Yorkshire, YO18 8EX
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
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What we offer on a school trip
We are located on a 97 acre farm, on the edge of Cropton Forest in the North York Moors National Park.
We have an established reputation as a perfect environment to run personal development courses for young people: the isolated setting creates a real sense of adventure and allows complete engagement the rural environment.
Peat Rigg aims for excellence in all aspects of its provision: Every course aims to make a strong contribution to improving the self confidence, self esteem, and health and well being of every young person.
The Farm House and the Green House are adjacent and can be booked together providing en-suite dormitory (4 beds per room) style accommodation throughout for up to 70. Alternatively they can be booked separately - each accommodating 35 guests. Each part has a separate kitchen and dining room as well as a comfortable lounge/multi-purpose training room and a games room.
Outside there is a large barn, a drying room and equipment stores and 97 acres of our land all within Cropton Forest and the National Park.
Feedback from clients is consistently high. These are the following average ratings from teachers who came to Peat Rigg in 2017.
Scale 1(Poor) - 5 (Excellent)
Overall safety 5
Opportunities for learning 5
Overall enjoyment 5
Accommodation and food 5
We look to establish long term relationships with clients and provide exactly what they want. That may be why 98% of our clients re-book. We have just finished the final phase in a £1 million pound 4 year development. We welcome you to come and check out the place, to see how Peat Rigg could work for your group.
We love it: It is a beautiful place to work, play and share the experiences with our visiting friends. Peat Rigg is a unique resource and it is difficult to describe that magic quality in words: Come and visit us, and once you have been here you will see why.