Runway's End Outdoor Centre

Our first carbon neutral site, Runway’s End sits beside Basingstoke Canal and boasts a wide range of environmental and adventure activities on land and water


We are delighted to offer day visits for schools eager to explore our outdoor education offerings.

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Nestled in the woodlands of north Hampshire, the site offers a range of accommodation, from traditional camping to heated camping pods, or the use of our fully equipped lodge house.

children and instructor in artificial cave

Staying with us

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  • Eating

    Fuel for adventure - both self-catered and fully catered options are available.

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  • Accessibility

    Runway’s End was built with accessibility in mind to ensure we can cater for all groups. Our small site is well connected for wheelchair use with wide gravel tracks.

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Take a look around before you visit – view our 360° tour!

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  • Facilities and accommodation

    Runway’s End offers a range of accommodation to best cater for your group; from camping to camping pods and our fully equipped bunkhouse – Forge Lodge.

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Young person support fund

Hampshire Outdoor Centres are pleased to offer a support fund which can provide financial assistance to young persons who would like to visit to one of our Hampshire Outdoor Centres.

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The instructors were amazing, it was lovely we had the same (ones) throughout, the children really bonded with them. Thank you for making our week’s stay so special.

St Lawrence Primary School, 2021

Travel and contact

Phone: 01252 344421

Email: [email protected]

Runway's End Outdoor Centre 1 Forge Lane Aldershot Hampshire GU11 2RE

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Partnerships and accreditations

Adventure Mark logo
Council for Learning Outside the Classroom logo
institute for outdoor learning logo
carbon neutral britain logo