Herbert Woods-Broads Holiday Adventures Great Yarmouth
Bridge Road Potter Heigham Great armouth NR29, , , NR29
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Listed under: Day Trip Destinations | Environmental Studies | Team Building | Outdoor Education | Ships & Maritime Museums | Historical Heritage | Historic Buildings | Ecology & Green Awareness | Field Studies | Environment Centres | Ecological Recycle & Waste Centres | Cycling & Mountain Biking | Bushcraft | Boat Trips | Educational Tours | Leisure and Tourism | History | Geography | Wildlife and Nature Reserves
What makes us a great choice?
Herbert Woods is a long established boatyard dating back nearly 90 years.
We are based on the Northern part of the Broads on the river Thurne; the Broads are 125 miles of manmade waterways stretching over 2 counties.
We have long established relationships with educational groups such as schools, scouts and church groups, who hire multiple cruisers. Our largest school group exceeds 80 students who visit us annually.
What is typically included?
Each trip can be tailored to the needs of the group. Possible curriculum topics may include history, geography, wildlife and conservation, water sports, life skills.
Group Sizes Catered For
Anything from 10 to 150.
Materials, Resources & Information Provided
Projects, teacher's packs and work sheets are not available as standard however we are happy to work with teachers to put these together.
Photography, Filming & Audio Restrictions
Yes children may take photos, video and audio. There are no copy write restrictions.
Risk Assessment Details
We do not provide risk assessments however we are more than happy to assist in compiling these. Please contact the office on 0800 144 4472 to arrange a risk assessment.
The cost for example a school party of 80 requiring 13 boats is approximately £11,000.
We recommend you bring non - slip footwear, slippers, socks, wellington boots, warm clothing, waterproofs, hats, sleeping bag, sunglasses, torch.
First Aid Information
Yes we do have first aiders on site at the boat yard; however the group must still bring at least one qualified first aider with them.
Parking, free use of bridge pilot Potter Heigham and Wroxham Bridges, life jackets, bedding-duvets, pillows and linen (towels are not provided). Fully equipped galley, microwave if requested. Deck gear- boot hook, life belts, anchors and ropes. Free WIFI whilst in the Herbert Woods's marina.
Accessibility & Disabled Facilities
Our boats are not suitable for physically disabled children; however we are able to cater for children with learning difficulties.
Opening Hours & Information
Open 7 days 8.30am - 5pm end of January until end of October.