Get outside to inspire curiosity in nature. We provide quality outdoor learning opportunities for all ages and interests.

A level students walking to the coast to study biology

Secondary and Further Education Courses

Bring your subject to life in the outdoor classroom, supporting your residential and non-residential fieldwork needs across all age ranges.

Primary School Trips

Immerse your primary school children in the natural world, taking in its sights, sounds and smells with a day or residential trip.
Women foraging in fungi fields

Natural History Courses

We cover all aspects of the natural world for beginners, enthusiasts, volunteer recorders and professionals, including animals, plants, habitats and conservation.
smiling girl doing conservation activity

Experiences for Young People

Duke of Edinburgh, summer camps, our flagship Young Darwin Scholarship and more.
  • Art and Leisure Courses

    Take inspiration from surrounding landscapes for your creative work on painting, drawing, crafts, traditional skills and photography courses.

  • Funding

    Our financial support scheme supports groups of disadvantaged young people to access to high quality outdoor learning.

  • Venue Hire and Group Accommodation

    Many of our centres offer accommodation, venue hire and conference facilities suitable for many different events.

  • Universities: Groups and Individual Students

    Use our locations as a venue to provide your students with practical experiences.

  • Walking and Nature Experiences

    Walking and nature experiences and holidays that explore the natural history and wildlife of the local area including geology and archaeology.

  • Families

    Enjoy the outdoors together with school holiday activities or themed birthday parties.

  • Group Leader and Teacher Training

    Training for teachers and group leaders. Including fieldwork, first aid, forest school and water safety.

  • Stay With Us

    Our accommodation is simple and fuss free, allowing you to get out and explore the great British countryside.