To ensure your students have a valuable experience at Avon Tyrrell and really benefit from outdoor learning, we have a wide range of adventure and environmental activities, all linked to the National Curriculum. 

With our three-tier pricing structure there is an option for everyone. We are committed to personal service and our experienced staff will ensure your programme, whether visiting for the day or as part of a residential, is designed and tailored to meet your needs.

Experience Activities


  • Abseiling                 
  • Archery                   
  • Canoeing*               
  • Climbing
  • Forest Schools
  • High Ropes
  • Kayaking*
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paddleboarding*
  • Raft Building*
  • Tree Climbing
  • Tree Top Trail
  • Zip Wire



*Water activities are seasonal and only available from March-November

Learn Activities


  • Adventure Course
  • Animal Tracks    
  • Bushcraft
  • Discovery Walk
  • Trust Walk
  • Forest Walk
  • Ice Breakers
  • Low Ropes
  • Mini Beasts
  • Pioneering
  • Pond Dipping
  • Problem Solving
  • Shelter Building
Develop Activities


  • Art in the Environment
  • Bottle Rockets
  • Campfire
  • Disco
  • Egg Drop
  • Treasure Hunt
  • Geocaching
  • Night Orienteering
  • Night Walk
  • Orienteering


*Please Note: On the rare occasion we need to cancel a session due to bad weather, we will offer alternative sessions or provide a refund.

Learning Objectives Matrix
Learning Objectives Matrix

See how each activity can help you reach your intended Learning Outcomes

How to book a day programme

1) Have a look at what activities your group may like to do

2) Contact our Guest Services Team to discuss dates, learning outcomes, budget and catering requirements and we will provide you with a quote. We can at this stage provisionally block out some dates for you.

3) Meeting Rooms can be added for self-guided activities and classroom based learning.

4) Once you have confirmed the booking, we will raise a deposit invoice and send over further information, including what we need from you.

We can book a site visit for you to show you the space and answer any questions.

Accommodation & Catering
Accommodation & Catering

At Avon Tyrrell we like to give you options, with dormitory style bedrooms in our Grade I listed house, self contained forest lodges for those looking for more independence to tented villages for schools looking for the ultimate outdoor experience. Whatever the size of your group, or your budget, we have what you need to have a fantastic and comfortable stay with us. 

Find out more


Outdoor Learning & Curriculum links
Outdoor Learning & Curriculum links

Outdoor education has long been recognised as an important contributor in a young persons’ physical, personal and social development.

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