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Daily Adventure Activities

Our adventure activities are open to everyone, not just residents at the youth hostel. Better still during the school holidays we run a programme that individuals and families can book their places on every day, so anyone can book an adventure day.

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

Daily Activities:  February half-term

 When Activity Name Time
Monday Archery/Low Ropes
9.30 to 12.30
Tuesday Rock Climbing or Climbing Wal
9.30 to 12.30
Wednesday High Ropes
9.30 to 12.30
Thursday Dartmoor Guided Walk
9.30 to 12.30
Friday Weaselling 9.30 to 12.30

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 At YHA Okehampton, 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 At Bracken Tor we have a day doing High Ropes, Mountain Boarding and Bushcraft.


Taster Sessions or Cycle Hire

9.30 to 11.30


 Gorge Scrambling (Wednesday am)

Cycle Hire for Granite Way (Monday, Wednesday, Friday)

 Evening  Mon, Wed, Friday   Guided Walk  

Ages for activities

Age Limits Activity types
5 and Upwards Archery, Bushcraft, Low Ropes, Gorge Scrambling, Weaselling, Kayaking
8 and Upwards High Ropes, Rock Climbing, Mountain Boarding, Rock Climbing Day, Bridge Climb, River Trips

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
   Winter Taster Sessions: Archery/Climbing Wall £20.00 £15.00  

* Only available last minute.

Adventure Days

Adventure Okehampton’s great offer for unaccompanied children aged 8 to 16. Book your child in for a full day of fully supervised activities. 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