Action Adventure Days

Our school holiday programme of outdoor and indoor activities operates from three different venues

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We offer an exhilarating school holiday programme of indoor and outdoor activities for children aged from 4 to 17 at three of our Centres, Calshot Activities Centre, Runways End Outdoor Centre and Tile Barn Outdoor Centre.

These multi activity day or half day options let children try out activities like climbing, archery, skiing and water sports.  Designed to keep them entertained, and guaranteed to send them home tired and happy.

Explore the range of activities that could be part of your Action Adventure Day

Options for your Action Adventure Day

  Calshot Runway's End Tile Barn Details
Age ranges  4-7, 7-11, 11-16  8-14  6-17  
Full day session  9am to 4:30pm  9am to 5pm  9am to 5pm  
Half day session  9am to 12:30pm      
Lunch on full day sessions  yes no no  
Indoor Climbing yes yes yes This new Olympic Sport will challenge your head for heights, team work and personal fitness.
Archery yes yes yes This enjoyable and accessible indoors Olympic sport requires good concentration and a steady hand to ensure you hit your target.
Team building / Initiative Course yes yes yes Planning, leadership and cooperation are all tested in this activity which requires your team to navigate a variety of increasingly difficult challenges.
Low ropes yes   yes Balance, core strength and teamwork is required to complete this course of low roped obstacles
High ropes yes yes yes Using similar equipment to climbing, you will complete a variety of off ground challenges on your own and as a team!
Air rifle shooting yes yes   This enjoyable, fun and accessible activity requires good concentration and a steady hand to develop your marksmanship skills. 
Paddle sports yes yes   Having learnt how to power, turn and control your craft you will experience the excitement and freedom canoeing / kayaking has to offer.
Dinghy sailing yes     Become the captain of your own boat and test your tactical and team work skills as you learn to sail in one of the worlds' best sailing venues.
Windsurfing yes     Learn the skills for this exciting sport using our stable boards and easy to use sails, all under the watchful eye of our experienced instructors.
Raft Building yes     Could you escape a desert island? Work together with your team mates to build a raft worthy of Robinson Crusoe!
Abseiling yes yes yes Abseiling challenges people’s fear of heights and builds their confidence. Instructors will encourage students to push themselves based on our Challenge by Choice approach.
Artificial Caving   yes   Our artificial caving systems provide an excellent introduction to caving. Team tasks will challenge your communication and cooperation skills.
Track Cycling yes     Can you ride a bike? If the answer is yes, you will be able to experience the thrill of this Olympic Sport, riding around our indoor velodrome
Shelter Build/Firelighting     yes Learn some basic bushcraft skills! 
Skiing yes     Try your hand at this fun and exhilarating Winter Olympic sport, on our artificial indoor ski slope.
Snowboarding yes     Try your hand at this fun and exhilarating Winter Olympic sport, on our artificial indoor ski slope.
Ringos yes     Slide down our indoor artificial ski slope on a tough inflated inner tube. No skill required just hold on for an exhilarating ride!
Bouldering yes   yes A safe introduction to indoor climbing without ropes.
Egg Drop yes   yes Can you stop your egg from smashing as it hits the ground?
Rushing Rockets yes   yes 5-4-3-2-1-lift off!  How far will your water filled rocket fly?
Book at Calshot Activities Centre Book at Runway's End Book at Tile Barn