Adventure Okehampton Devon
YHA Okehampton & Adventure Okehampton, Klondyke Road, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1EW
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Listed under: Day Trip Destinations | Residential School Trips | Water Sports | Surfing & Scuba Diving Centres | Outdoor Pursuits | Outdoor Education | Climbing, High Ropes & Zipwires | Cycling & Mountain Biking | Bushcraft | Adventure Playgrounds | Accommodation & Residential | Science | PSHE | PE (Physical Education/Sport) | Mathematics | History | Geography | Environmental Studies | Engineering | English | Design and Technology | Citizenship | Art and Design
What we offer on a school trip
Many different adventure activities are available and we can package them in different ways to suit your budget, curriculum aims and group size.
We have our own lakes and grounds where watersports (canoeing, kayaking, raft building), gorge scrambling, climbing, cycling, bushcraft, low ropes, high ropes, archery and many other activities can be sampled; further afield you can also try out mountain boarding, mountain biking, surfing, bodyboarding and pony trekking.
For other curriculum areas, we offer various activities such as River Study, Pond Safari, Quarry Quest, Museum of Dartmoor Life visit, Okehampton Castle Visit, so that you can add a sense of place to their visit to Dartmoor, contrasting with your own town.
Attractions close by: the residential venue is suitable for overnight stays when visiting the Eden Project, Education Centre at the Royal Horticultural Society Gardens at Rosemoor, Dartmoor Zoo, Dartmoor Pony Heritage Centre, Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter, National Aquarium at Plymouth, as well as various National Trust properties close by (Castle Drogo, Finch Foundry). Many of these centres offer free educational visits, if booked in advance.
We offer schools and groups an opportunity to tailor their an activity programme to their own requirements, so whatever your budget we can find a suitable package for your needs.