Adventuring after lockdown

At a Glance

  • Our activities are being constantly adapted for COVID-19 regulations
  • Suitable for families (or groups) in Social Bubble
  • Select a half-day (£129) or full day (£189) activity adventure
  • Price is for whole group (not individual places like previous years)
  • It’s your personal adventure to customise to your level of activity
  • Instructor and Equipment provided (you will need transport)
  • Activities can be adapted for ages from 5 upwards
  • If your chosen date isn’t available online, contact us though web booking form

Go Gorging

An exciting ascent of a Dartmoor River plunging into pools, wading across rivers and scrambling up waterfalls.

Half-day session, meet at specified location at 9.30am 0r 13.30, collect kit and meet instructor and follow to the venue. Return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” (on computer on top right or this page, on mobile on home page) then selecting 1 half-day ticket (1 place = group of 5 people) for the day you require (morning and afternoon sessions generally available), then select payment method. Available most days.

 

Go Paddling

Learn the basic paddle techniques using kayaks or canoes at our private lakes.

Half-day session, meet at specified location at 9.30am 0r 13.30, collect kit and meet instructor and follow to the venue. Return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” (on computer on top right or this page, on mobile on home page) then selecting 1 half-day ticket (1 place = group of 5 people) for the day you require (morning and afternoon sessions generally available), then select payment method. Available most days.

 

Go Climbing

Getting to grips with some Dartmoor granite, this session will include learning basic rock skills, including traversing, belaying, scrambling and possibly abseiling depending on the venue selected.

Half-day session, meet at specified location at 9.30am 0r 13.30, collect kit and meet instructor and follow to the venue. Return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” (on computer on top right or this page, on mobile on home page) then selecting 1 half-day ticket (1 place = group of 5 people) for the day you require (morning and afternoon sessions generally available), then select payment method. Available most days.

Go Cycling/Mountain Biking

Getting out into the countryside, this session will take in a mix of local road, tracks and trails, with great views of Dartmoor. The session will be geared to the fitness and expertise of your group, with an instructor who can also give you tips on maintenance, setting up your bike, tuning gears and fixing punctures.

Half-day session, meet at YHA Okehampton at 9.30am 0r 13.30, collect kit and meet instructor. Return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” (on computer on top right or this page, on mobile on home page) then selecting 1 half-day ticket (1 place = group of 5 people) for the day you require (morning and afternoon sessions generally available), then select payment method. Available most days.

Up to 5 people from a Social Bubble can be taken together.It may be necessary to amend the booking date, if the instructors are not available, but at present we haven’t set specific days, as we would normally do.

Go Exploring

Guided walk on Dartmoor, heading out onto the Moors with our expert instructor, there will be the opportunity for some map and compass work for simple navigation skills as well as information about the histpry and landscapes of Dartmoor. Walk route will be dependent on group abilities, but could include Yes Tor, the highest point in SW England.

Half-day session, meet at YHA Okehampton at 9.30am 0r 13.30, collect kit and meet instructor. Return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” (on computer on top right or this page, on mobile on home page) then selecting 1 half-day ticket (1 place = group of 5 people) selecting half-day ticket for a Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday throughout the Summer (morning and afternoon sessions generally available), then select payment method.

Up to 5 people from a Social Bubble can be taken together.It may be necessary to amend the booking date, if the instructors are not available, but at present we haven’t set specific days, as we would normally do.

See the Dartmoor Rock Day description for suggested kit lists.

Go Paddling Extra

Great day out paddling the Exeter Loop (Canal/River). The loop route has a mix of quiet waters on the Canal, where it’s easier to get going with your newly found paddle skills. The river you’ll learn how to manage with different flow directions and currents.

Full-day session, meet at Exeter at 9.30am.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” (on computer on top right or this page, on mobile on home page) then selecting 1 full-day ticket (1 place = group of 5 people) for the day you require, then select payment method.

Up to 5 people from a Social Bubble can be taken together.It may be necessary to amend the booking date, if the instructors are not available, but at present we haven’t set specific days, as we would normally do.

See the Paddle Day description for further details on suggested kit lists.

Go Climbing EXtra

Great day out on Dartmoor learning basic rock skills. We will select a venue, based on your group type, experience and location. You’ll learn how to belay, as well as basic rope skills. Dependent of venue, it will combine weaselling, bouldering and rock-climbing.

Full-day session, meet at a venue at 9.30am.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” and selecting full-day ticket (1 place = group of 5) for a Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday throughout the Summer. Up to 5 people from a Social Bubble can be taken together.  It may be necessary to amend the booking date, if the instructor is already booked. See the Dartmoor Rock Day description for further details on suggested kit lists.

Go Exploring Extra

A full day guided walk on Dartmoor, heading out onto the Moors with our expert instructor, there will be the opportunity for some map and compass work for simple navigation skills. We will head out along the wild river sections to the wonderful wilderness woods around Black-a-tor Copse and you’ll learn more about the history and landscapes of Dartmoor. Walk route will be dependent on group abilities, but will include Yes Tor, the highest point in SW England.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” and selecting full-day ticket (ticket for 1 place = your group of up to 5) for a Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday throughout the Summer. Up to 5 people from a Social Bubble can be taken together.  It may be necessary to amend the booking date, if the instructor is already booked. See the Dartmoor Rock Day description for suggested kit lists.

Go Extreme Extra

We hope that we will be able to adapt our gorge scrambling, abseiling and scrambling day at our quarries to a COVID-19 safe version.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” (on computer on top right or this page, on mobile on home page) then selecting 1  full day ticket for your group (1 place = group of up to 5) for a Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday, then select payment method. Up to 5 people from a Social Bubble can be taken together, but must be aged 12 and upwards.

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