Youth Groups

We have a wide range of activities suitable for all ages and abilities and then can be booked for weekdays, evenings and weekends at times to suit you! We offer youth groups fantastic subsidised rates all year round.

Our team of instructors are all experienced and fully qualified in the activities that they teach. We pride ourselves on our health & safety record and aim to make sure that everyone has a fantastic experience with us.

We also have a purpose built residential centre on-site which is perfect for groups of up to 26. Please visit our Accommodation Page for further information.

Click through the below tabs to discover some of the badges you could work towards and earn at Ackers Adventure!

Learn all about the different equipment, knots and calls used whilst climbing. Challenge yourself with climbing up one of our walls and then abseiling back down! We have 3 climbing walls on-site and 2 of them are floodlit and are available at all times the centre is open.

Earn your geocaching badge and join the worlds largest treasure hunt by exploring our site! Bring your GPS and discover over 10 nearby geocaches that vary in difficulty and terrain. We would advise bringing wellington boots as you may get your feet wet!

Release your inner Robin Hood and try one of England’s favourite and oldest past times by learning how to use a bow and arrows! We have 2 archery ranges on-site and one of those is floodlit, meaning that sessions can also take place during our evening timeslots!

Our centre is situated in over 70 acres of semi rural land making it an ideal location for orienteering and map & compass work! We have a permanent orienteering course with routes that vary in length from 1.7km to 3.2km.

Book a ski lesson and learn all about the equipment and how to ski! You could even work towards the Snowlife Awards! Each of our ski lessons lasts 1 hour and boot & ski hire is included in the cost! Ski helmets are available if requested. On average to learn to ski and become of the recreational standard it takes between 4-6 lessons, however this may vary dependant on the ability of the group.

Why not try tobogganing? It’s perfect for children under the age of 12!

All of our slopes are floodlit making them perfect for evening sessions!

Get back to nature and work towards your survival skills badge in our natural surroundings! Our sessions can involve shelterbuilding with either natural or man-made materials, fire construction and lighting, cooking and boiling water over an open fire, making tools from natural resources or map and compass work!