Adventuring on Dartmoor

At a Glance

  • Suitable for families (or groups) of up to 6 people
  • Select a half-day activity (from £149) or full adventure day (from £249)
  • Price is for whole group (not individual places)
  • It’s your personal adventure to customise to your level of activity
  • Instructor and equipment provided (you may need transport)
  • Activities can be adapted for ages 5+
  • If your chosen date isn’t available online, contact us through web booking form or give us a call on 01837 53916

Go Gorge Scrambling (Half-day)

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 9.30 0r 13.30 with return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Price: £149 for group of up to 6 people.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” & select 1 x Half Day Adventuring Ticket.

Go Paddling

A combination of learning the basic skills & playing some exciting games using kayaks or canoes at our private lakes.

Half-day session, meet at specified location at 9.30 0r 13.30 with return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Price: £149 for group of up to 6 people

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” & select 1 x Adventuring Half Day Ticket. If there’s no availability for your chosen day, please send a web enquiry or give us a call on 01837 53916.

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 9.30 0r 13.30 with return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Price: £149 for group of up to 6 people

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” & select 1 x Adventuring Half Day Ticket. If there’s no availability for your chosen day, please send a web enquiry or give us a call on 01837 53916.

Go Exploring

A half-day on Dartmoor, combining walking, navigation skills and weaselling around the local tors.

Price: £149 for group of up to 6 people

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” & select 1 x Adventuring Half Day Ticket. If there’s no availability for your chosen day, please send a web enquiry or give us a call on 01837 53916.

The meeting point may depend on venue selected that day. We will advise, but we may suggest to meet at specified location at 9.30 0r 13.30 with return to that location by 12.30 or 16.30.

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 9.30 0r 13.30, collect kit and meet instructor. Return by 12.30 or 16.30.

Price: £149 for group of up to 6 people

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” & select 1 x Adventuring Half Day Ticket. If there’s no availability for your chosen day, please send a web enquiry or give us a call on 01837 53916.

 

Watersports at the Lake Day

Full day at our lakes, where you’ll get a chance to try out various different water-sports, including kayaking, Canoeing and raft-building. Great for a family adventure.

Full-day session, meet at specified location at 9.30am. Times can be amended for train arrivals.

Costs £249 (for group of up to 6 people).

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” then selecting the day that you’d like and select 1 full-day Go Adventuring ticket at £249 (1 place = group of 6 people) then select payment method.

See the Lake Day (Swallows and Amazons) description for suggested kit lists.

Meldon Day (Cycle, Gorge and Rock Climb)

A full day at our Climbing/Gorge scrambling venue on Dartmoor. You will head out to the venue along the Granite Way cycle route. The group will then spend time enjoying Gorge Scrambling in the wild river sections and time Rock Climbing on the crags.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” then selecting the day that you’d like and select 1 full-day Go Adventuring ticket at £249 (1 place = group of 6 people) then select payment method.

See the Intrepid Explorers description for suggested kit lists.

Paddle Day on Exe

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. On the river you’ll learn how to manage with different flow directions and currents.

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

Price £249 for up to 6 people.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” then selecting day that you’d like and select 1 full-day Go Adventuring ticket at £249 (1 place = group of 6 people) then select payment method.

Up to 6 people 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.

Rock Day on Dartmoor

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 the venue at 9.30am. Time can be adjusted for train arrivals.

Price £249 for up to 6 people.

Book your own session by clicking “Book Now” and selecting full-day ticket for £249 (1 place = group of 6). Ideally the best days are Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday. See the Dartmoor Rock Day description for further details on suggested kit lists.

Go Extreme Extra

 Participants must be aged 12 and upwards.

There are various add-ons for the Meldon Day, to make it a bit more extreme! Add-on options include:

  • 100 foot free-fall Abseil from Meldon Viaduct
  • Pool Jump – coasteering style jumps from tall crags into a deep quarry pool
  • Tyrolean traverse over the gorge – think zipwire across the river
  • An extended, more adventurous Gorge Scrambling route.

There will be an additional fee for adding these options to the Meldon Day, just make an enquiry through the web-contact form or give us a call on 01837 53916 and we will customise a quotation.

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