Runways End Outdoor Centre
School Trips @ Hampshire Outdoor Centres
We offer day and residential educational visits for KS1 to A-level students. We have an extensive range of land and water based activities on-site along with a variety of accommodation options.
As part of Hampshire Outdoor Centres we have a shared vision with our 3 sister centres to deliver outdoor education programmes which enhance a young persons personal, social and academic development through a journey of challenge, adventure and self-discovery.
Everything we do is delivered with our 5 core values in mind; Resilience, Wellbeing, Being Safe, Respect and Sustainability.
Why book Hampshire Outdoor Centres for Residential School Trips and Educational Visits?
Schools can choose between a variety of Outdoor Programmes meticulously designed to meet your specific aims and objectives. Whether you want a fun week jam-packed with new and exciting activities, a team building focussed residential to encourage communication between students or a challenging week designed to build resilience amongst your students - we can deliver it all.
Our amazing instructors not only deliver safe and enjoyable sessions, but they also take the time to review each activity to reflect on the learning and development that has taken place - taking into account your pre-agreed aims and objectives.
Which Curriculum Subjects do you cater for?
Our diverse range of activities encourage all core skills involved in PE, such as; Balance, Coordination, Stamina, Problem Solving and Strength. We have activities such as; Climbing, Sailing, Kayaking, Air Rifle Shooting and other more Team focussed activities too.
We are lucky to have Basingstoke Canal on our doorstep. This sheltered water venue is great for introducing beginners to Canoeing, Kayaking and taking on our Raft Building session.
What size groups do you cater for?
We can sleep 71 in Forge Lodge (our indoor accommodation block). Alongside this, we also have 40 beds through our 10 Camping Pods.
Do you offer on-site classroom facilities?
There are plenty of indoor spaces for groups to use.
Is there first aid on site?
Our instructors deliver the day-time activities and all hold First Aid Qualifications. During the evenings and overnight, the First Aid responsibility would be down to the school.
Do you offer access for visitors with disabilities?
Yes. Our indoor accommodation buildings are located on the ground floor. We have disabled access toilets/changing rooms - one with a complete electric changing hoist system.
Do you cater for visitors with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?
Yes. Our activities can be delivered to suit most groups with adaptable equipment and specially trained staff.
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