School and Youth Groups Residentials
We’ve been providing challenging, exciting and confidence building trips for school students for over 20 years and are always expanding our activity offerings.
Our school and youth groups residentials are available to all schools and youth groups and offer an action packed, fully catered multi activity residential experience in Wareham Forest on our woodland campsite.You are welcome to bring your school or youth group here for just about any purpose.
We would love to welcome your school or youth group to our campsite and centre.
Our centre is fully insured registered with AALA and is also LoTC registered.
Why is this venue great for school trips and educational visits?
Harbour Challenge offers a real adventure service camping in the forest with highly qualified, professional, friendly staff, with years of experience.
Residential school trips guaranteed to inspire and motivate children, instilling a lifelong love of adventure.
Our staff will always be on hand to oversee these decisions and do not jeopardize the safety of the young people, but equally will allow the group to make mistakes, review and apply learning to achieve successful journeys and adventures.
We feel that this modern style of coaching is key to our success and why our clients find our service stands out way above others within our industry.
100% of schools that have booked a youth groups residential’s with Harbour Challenge have re-booked with us year after year.
What does a typical school trip or educational visit include?
Our residential courses can be totally bespoke. If you have any specific learning outcomes you hope to achieve on your visit simply tell us and our team will be able to create and deliver a package to best meet your learning needs. However, from our experience of working with schools and groups, we have put together some tailored packages that include all the activities that your group could need.
Our staff team are highly qualified, both in the outdoor activities we provide and academically because of this level of expertise and experience, we can offer an educational package that significantly surpasses other adventure activity providers. At Harbour Challenge we pride ourselves on managing that the quality of our service is always the provision of excellence and strive to be the best within our industry.
Your youth groups residential could include some or all of these activities including:
- climbing,(indoor and outdoor)
- abseiling, tunnelling
- coasteering (additional costs may apply)
What size groups do we cater for?
We can offer schools and youth group residential courses for up to 150 people and day events for up to 200 Please contact us for your exact requirements.
For fully catered courses, all meals, starting with Monday evening meal for a five-day course and Saturday breakfast for a weekend, are provided. Students have a packed lunch every day. We can cater for special dietary requirements and the food provided is prepared on site by our knowledgeable and experienced catering team.
What does it cost?
Costs will depend on the exact requirements and duration of the activity or residential trip and start at £25 per person for a half day activity session, Action packed fully catered residential break start from £139 per person (bronze package), Full weeks start from as little as £139 (bronze package per person and large groups requiring a mid-week swap from £145 per person. We offer 1 free staff place per 10 students or part thereof. For your own personalised quote, please contact us using the form on the right of this page.
We recommend that you take out insurance to cover the cost of your residential in the event of cancellation