Outdoor and Adventurous Activites
High Ropes Decent (Quarter day, Half class groups)
Secured in harnesses and climbing helmets, pupils experience the thrill of moving along fixed rope elements set in the tree canopy, before being lowered to the ground. This specially designed course, 6 metres above the ground, offers a real personal challenge for each individual. Each session is led by a qualified instructor.
High Ropes -A real sense of achievement Low Ropes- All about teamwork
Low Ropes Course (Quarter day, Half class groups)
Working in small teams, pupils help and encourage each other to move around, over and across the various elements of the course. There are opportunities to explore some of the key skills, including communication and working together through this enjoyable activity.
A team building day can be planned around some the following activities.
Tyre Course (Quarter day, Half class groups)
A team building exercise where pupils need to problem-solve as they cross a swamp, launch themselves on one of several rope swings and walk the plank, all without touching the ground. A fun way of working together.
Archery (Quarter day, Half class groups)
An opportunity to learn and apply new skills with lots of team games and competitions. A qualified instructor leads each session.
Using maps and sometimes a compass, pupils navigate around the site.
We offer a range of trails, routes and orienteering courses that are differentiated according to levels of ability and experience.
The Team Challenge (Quarter day, Half class groups)
An exciting and enjoyable activity. The Team Challenge allows pupils to set personal targets while working collaboratively with others.
Pupils working together on the Team Challenge course
Climbing Tower (Quarter day, Half class groups)
An opportunity not to be missed. Our purpose-built climbing tower offers the chance of a thrilling experience where pupils can extend the limits of their endurance in a safe and controlled environment. A qualified instructor leads each session.
The Hub Challenge is a specially designed team-building session where students have the opportunity to learn about the benefits of working as part of a team and the relevance of particular key skills e.g. thinking creatively, being motivated, working together and improving own learning. The activities that we offer are tailored to suit the needs of each group.
A problem solving activity area which is fun and promotes co-operation, creativity and communication skills.