- Created on Thursday, 09 September 2010 20:10
- Last Updated on Friday, 18 December 2015 14:00
- Published on Thursday, 09 September 2010 20:10
- Written by Mary Seddon
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.
When do they run?
- May Half Term Saturday 28th May - Sunday 5th June 2016
- October Half Term Holidays Saturday 22nd October - Sunday 30th October 2016
All activities are based at the centre or nearby in the surrounding area of Okehampton. Two activities per day are suitable for age 5 and updwards. Please talk to our activities team if you want further information about the activity programme.
What's included in a Family Adventure Camps?
Accommodation: A Family Dormitory Room with modern bunk beds. Ensuite rooms are available for a supplement of £5 per night. Families of two persons will pay an additional £15 per room per night unless using shared single sex dormitory beds.
Catering: Home cooked Buffet style hot and cold breakfasts, packed lunch (or homemade soup and baguettes, if the activities are on site), Family evening meal with a vegetarian option. Special diets can be catered for by notifying the centre in advance of your stay.
Activities: Adventure activity instruction & equipment.
Family Adventure Holiday Package Prices for 2016:
|Number of Nights||Adult and 14 to 18 years Cost||Under 14 Cost|
Whats included in the package price in terms of Food and Activities?
|Number of Nights||Activities included||Catering|
|2||1 Full day or 2 Taster Sessions||2 Breakfasts, 2 Evening Meals, 1 lunch|
|3||2 Full days or 4 Taster Sessions||3 Breakfasts, 3 Evening Meals, 2 lunch|
|4||3 Full days or 6 Taster Sessions||4 Breakfasts, 4 Evening Meals, 3 lunch|
|7||3 Full days or 6 Taster Sessions||7 Breakfasts, 7 Evening Meals, 7 lunch|
In addition, if there is an evening activity running this is included in the package.
The activities must be selected from those running on the day(s) of your stay.
|9 to 11.30||Rock Climbing||High Ropes||Canoeing||Gorge Scrambling||High Ropes||Weaselling||Kayaking|
|12.00 to 2.00||Archery||Climbing Wall||Low Ropes||Archery||Climbing Wall||Archery||Low Ropes|
|14.30 to 17.00||Kayaking||Gorge Scrambling||Bushcraft||Rock Climbing||Bushcraft||Gorge Scrambling||High Ropes|
|Full Day||Family Rock Day||Watersports Day||Paddle Day (Exe)||Watersports Day|
|In addition there are two self guided activities that can be substituted for any taster session: Cycle Treasure Trail and Okehampton Treasure Trail|
|Pony trekking may be substituted for a taster session, if requested when booking, subject to availability at the Stables. (Own transport required)|
In the event of unsuitable weather conditions on the day, we reserve the right to substitute the activity with a different one.
Ages for activities
|Age Limits||Activity types|
|5 and Upwards||Archery, Bushcraft, Low Ropes, Gorge Scrambling, Weaselling, Kayaking, Watersports Day,|
|8 and Upwards||High Ropes, Rock Climbing, Mountain Boarding, Rock Climbing Day|
|12 and Upwards||Tyrolean Traverse, Big Oke Abseil, Paddle Day (River Trip)|