Beamish Wild Durham
Beamish, Stanley, GH9 0YB
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
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What we offer
Beamish Wild offers a complete range of outdoor activities and we pride ourselves in tailoring every single visit to ensure young people get the most out of the day.
Some of the activities available at the centre range from the 25 element High Ropes Course, Abseil Platforms and Climbing Towers to the equally popular Archery, Shelter Building and Scavenger Hunts.
Every group has a dedicated member of staff allocated for the duration of the visit to ensure the day is enjoyed by students and teachers alike.
Beamish Wild is located on the grounds of Best Western Beamish Hall and easily accessible from Newcastle, Durham and Sunderland.
What makes us a great choice?
Beamish Wild is the ideal venue for outdoor learning and teambuilding events. Our activities have an inherent focus on teamwork and communication with an emphasis on reinforcing positive learning experiences.
We strongly believe in experiential learning and pride ourselves in facilitating young people's access to adventurous activities that will result in a positive and memorable experience.
We offer a safe and control environment where young people can develop their risk management skills and re-discover the great outdoors!!!
Accreditation and Awards
Activities offered are exempt from AALA.
Group Sizes Catered For
We welcome groups of 10 to 250 pupils.
Materials, Resources & Information Provided
Work sheets are provided and include pre and post visit classroom activities.
Photography, Filming & Audio Restrictions
There are no copy write restrictions and you are more than welcome to take pictures or videos.
Risk Assessment Details
Risk assessments and insurance certificate are provided at the time of enquiry. Should you wish to visit us prior to the event and complete your own risk assessment we are more than happy to arrange a visit.
Packages start at just £10 per person and we never charge for accompanying staff/teachers.
Outdoor clothing and footwear recommended.
First Aid Information
First aid available on site and you will always have access to trained and qualified staff.
Shop, cafe, Pub and Restaurant onsite.
There is also ample seating area for packed lunches.
Accessibility & Disabled Facilities
We welcome disabled groups however some activities may be inaccessible so please let us know at the time of enquiry to ensure most suitable activities are included in your day's schedule.
Opening Hours & Information
We are open to groups all year around and can be completely flexible with arrival and departure times.
I could not fault the day at all. The activities were well designed and well executed; the staff were friendly and helpful; the surroundings were beautiful and the food was of a very high quality.
All the feedback from colleagues was positive and I can only thank you all for a brilliant day.
Jan Skelton - Ryhope Junior School