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Hire a Bike and Cycle the Granite Way
All Terrain Bicycles suitable for adults and children, trailer bikes and tow along trailers and for those wanting a real treat we also have a tandem bike
Youth Sport Teams
Adventure Okehampton specialises in providing adventure activities for groups on Dartmoor, Devon. We can provide residential or non-residential packages tailored to your budget and activity requirements, and suitable for all ages from 5 upwards
British Canoe Union
Discover kayaking and take up a sport allowing access to lakes, rivers and even the sea! Our “British Canoe Union” accredited centre offer kayaking training courses and offers sessions from half-days to full weekend courses
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards
A challenging programme which runs throughout the world and provides a unique opportunity for young people to develop leadership skills and self confidence under the guidance of business professionals, Rotarians and Adventure Instructors.
Rock Climbing for novice upwards
All our courses are run by experienced instructors who hold Awards from the National Governing Body. All equipment is provided.
Family Adventure Holiday
Have an Adventure Holiday with the Family
Hen and Stag Partys
Go Wild with a Hen and Stag Party
Try Out a New Activity
Taster Sessions: Our Adventure activities are open to all, whether individuals or families whether you live locally or are on holiday

Half-Term Holidays

Our adventure holidays can be booked to include accommodation, catering and activities for either 2, 3 or 4 night breaks over the half-term holidays. For our returning clients, please note we have altered the programme slightly responding to your feedback.

Dates: May half-term 23 May to 1st June 2014, October Halfterm 24th to 31st October 2014.

Costs from £113 Adult, £101 under 14.

Budget Adventure Breaks

All activities are based at the centre or nearby in the surrounding area of Okehampton. Alternative activities are available for younger participants please talk to our activities tea

Budget Adventures at May and October Half Term

No. of Nights No. of Activities YHA Okehampton (The Goods Shed) Camping
    Adult U14 Adult U14
2

Accommodation: Family Room for 2 nights

Activities: Either one full day activity or 2 half day Activity Sessions and 2 evenings. High Ropes and Gorge Scrambling

Catering: 2 Breakfasts, 1 lunch and 2 nights with 3 course evening meal.

 

£113 £101 £73 £65

3

Accommodation: Family Room for 3 nights

Activities: 3 half day Activity Sessions, High Ropes, Archery and Gorge Scrambling and 3 evening activities

Catering: 3 Breakfasts, 2 lunches and 3 nights with 3 course evening meals.

£174

£147

£114

£96

4

Accommodation: Family Room for 4 nights

Activities: 4 half day Activity Sessions, Kayaking, High Ropes, Archery and Gorge Scrambling and 4 evening sessions

Catering: 4 Breakfasts, 3 lunch and 4 nights with 3 course evening meal.

£211

£179

£151

£128

 

Under 5's Payment is required for food and accommodation for 3 & 4 year olds, however activities are unsuitable for under 5's. We can suggest activities that can be done with under 5's.

On a Budget:

For those on a budget, you can select our camping option and bring your own tent and camping equipment, and use the hostel facilities (showers, games room, dining facilities), but get all the other parts of the Family Adventure Camp package.

Optional extras:

  • upgrade your programme to develop new skills such as climbing, canoeing or kayaking with a special skills day.
  • Extra activities can be added to the package if you want to stretch the family further
  • add extra nights accommodation only, if you want a rest afterward

Activity Programme

Session Time Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
am

Climbing Wall

High Ropes

Climbing Wall

High Ropes

 

Kayaking

Abseil

Gorge Scrambling

Mountain Boarding

Kayaking

Rock Climb

Archery

Raft Building

Kayaking

Abseil

pm

Gorge Scrambling

Archery

Archery

Gorge Scrambling

Archery

Weaselling

High Ropes

Archery

Climbing Wall

Archery

Gorge Scrambling

Bushcraft

Archery

Weaselling
Full Day   Mountain Bike Tour Geocaching Day

Family Rock Day

Wilderness Camp Family Paddle Day  

Extra activity prices

In addition to the activities already included as part of your package you may wish to book extra activity sessions for your free days. The prices below are for extra activities that can be booked in advance or during your stay, family discounts maybe applicable.

Activity (Cost per person) Price

Wilderness Camp (Overnight), Mountain Bike Tour

£59.00

Family Rock Day, Family Paddle Day

£49.00

Watersports Day (Canoe, Kayak, Raft Building)

£40.00

Surfing & Body Boarding Day NB. Own transport required to Widemouth, Bude and payment by cash or cheque to the supplier.

£45.00
Pony Trekking (1 hour trek, own transport required) £22

Mountain boarding, Rock climbing, High ropes, Kayaking, Canoeing, Gorge Scrambling, Raft building (Half Day)

£23
Climbing wall, Archery, Bushcraft, Weaseling (Half day) £20
Campfire Fun, Night walk, Castle tour (Evening) £4
Quiz (per team of 5) Bingo (for two cards) (Evening) £1

 

What's included in a Family Adventure Holidays?

Accommodation:

Based at our Youth Hostels at Okehampton (The Goods Shed), you will be given a Family Bunk Room. The Goods Shed does offer some en-suite rooms at an additional cost of £4.50 per night. The Youth Hostel has a full alcohol licence allowing drinks (wine, beer, cider) to be served with your meal or during the evening.

Catering:

Buffet style hot and cold breakfasts, lunch (at the centre) or a picnic lunch (off site activities), Family evening meal normally available between 5.30pm - 7.30 pm.

 

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