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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.

 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
2 £105 £84
3 £170 £136
4 £227 £181

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.

Day Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
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)