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Daily Adventure Activities

Our adventure activity days are open to everyone, you do not need to be a guest at the YHA to take part.        Running  every day during  the  school holidays the below programme is for  individuals and families to book.

All instruction, equipment and transport is included in the price.

Daily Activities: 

Easter, May, Summer and October halfterm

 When Day Name Time About the activities
Monday River Trip 9.30 to 16.00 Canoe river trip down the River Exe and Exeter Canal including weir descents
Tuesday Intrepid Adventures 9.30 to 16.00 We cycle to Meldon to go rock climbing and gorge scrambling
Wednesday Family Rock Day 9.30 to 16.00 On Dartmoor we go out weaselling, bouldering and rock climbing
Thursday Swallows and Amazons Day
9.30 to 16.00 At our lake great watersports day of kayak, Canoeing and raft building
Friday Superheros Day 9.30 to 16.00 Pony Trekking on the moors, climbing wall, low ropes and archery
Saturday Intrepid Adventures 9.30 to 16.00 We cycle to Meldon to go rock climbing and gorge scrambling
Sunday Reaching New Heights 9.30 to 16.00 High Ropes, Mountain Boarding and Bushcraft.

 Wednesday Morning

Taster Session 

9.30 to 11.30


 Gorge Scrambling (Wednesday am)


 Evening  Mon, Wed, Friday   Guided Walk  

Ages for activities

Age Limits Activity types
5 and Upwards Archery, Bushcraft, Low Ropes, Gorge Scrambling, Weaselling,                Kayaking, Canoeing
8 and Upwards High Ropes, Rock Climbing, Mountain Boarding 

Price List for Day Adventures

Activity Prices

Cost per person

per day

Under 16   

Family Rate

2 adults and 2 children 

Dartmoor Rock Climbing Day £59.00 £49.00 £120.00
River Trip Day (Paddle the Exe) £59.00 £49.00 £120.00
Lake (Watersports day) £45.00 £38.00 £94.00
Intrepid Adventures at Meldon £45.00 £38.00 £94.00
Reaching New Heights at Bracken Tor £45.00 £38.00 £94.00
Unleash your super heros (Goods Shed) £45.00 £38.00 £94.00
Taster Session: Gorge Scrambling £25.00 £20.00 n/a


Kids Adventure Days

Children aged from 8-16 can be unaccompanied for a full day of fully supervised activities from the above programme. Essentially, this is a different type of child-care for the younger participants.   Read More 

Call 01837 53916 to book your place

Activity Adventure days