Our centres

Canoeing downstream
Outdoor experiences are fantastic in all weather
Develop your paddling skills
Explore stunning natural environments
natural environment
How high will you climb ?
climbing wall

Activity & course benefits

Young people thrive at our quality driven outdoor learning centres.  Our tailored courses provide memorable and transformational life-long learning experiences for all abilities.


For young people
  • Increased confidence and self-esteem
  • Teamworking, problem solving and leadership skills
  • Appreciating the natural environment
  • Exploration and adventure
  • Life changing experiences


Educational benefits
  • Increased positive and independent learning attitudes
  • Relationship building
  • Participation
  • Prepare pupils for transition from primary to secondary
  • Direct  and cross curriculum links

What we do

Outdoor centres carry on providing high quality services

  • A new way of working with Groundwork South
  • New investment in the centres
  • Life enhancing outdoor activities for children and young people


  • Multi-activity residential packages
  • One night/short stay tasters
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award Programmes
  • Teacher Taster Days

Dave Thorne Bursary Fund

  • Funding available for your students

Adult and Teacher Training

  • Leadership, Rescue and Forest School Courses
  • Educational Visits Co-ordinator, Visit Leader and other courses

Corporates and Groups

  • Youth Groups, Family and Friends Adventure breaks
  • Corporate Team Building and Away Day events

Self Catering - All Centres

Kilvrough Manor and Kilvrough Lodge

Woodlands House and Bunkhouse

Yenworthy Lodge

Latest updates

Find out about our latest prices and offers


Read our latest Newsletter for all of our news


Read more about "Oxfordshire Outdoors Adventure Learning Partnership" offering special arrangements for Academy Trusts and School Partnerships.


Final 2015-2016 survey results 100% Teachers would bring a group in the future.


Read St Peter's Primary School and St Mary and St John Primary School testimonial


Bure Park Primary School share their residential experience


Oxfordshire Outdoors Learning Trust  Newsletter


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