Activity Centres throughout Southern England
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Activity Centres throughout Central Southern England.

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Looking for adventure? This section covers Activity Centres, offering outdoor pursuits such as climbing, canoeing, survival & adventure training, survival courses, team-building exercises, assault courses, etc

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Dorset Activity Centres

Hamworthy Park, Poole, Dorset, BH15 4DQ 
Harbour Challenge Outdoor Education Centre, the premier choice for outdoor activities, adventure and extreme sports in Dorset. Highly experienced instructors are qualified in a wide range of activities from climbing to coasteering, mountain biking to kayaking and sailing to windsurfing. Activities can be designed for individual requirements in and around the spectacular Poole Harbour, New Forest and Purbeck hills. Other locations available on request. Our venues and activities provide enormous scope for all levels and abilities. Our instructors ensure that clients experience excitement and fun in a safe and challenging environment and come away feeling exhilarated, wanting to come back for more.
Tel: 01202 678336
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JUMICAR - Road safety parks for kids!

Parley Court Farm, Hurn, Nr. Bournemouth, Dorset BH23 6BB
Tel:  07940 931531    E-mail:

Children aged 6-13 learn road safety awareness by driving real, junior sized, petrol cars around mock road circuits. Drivers operate steering wheel, accelerator and brake to find their way around a course which includes traffic lights, roundabouts and junctions. Children learn to recognise hazards, be considerate to other drivers and get a better idea of how drivers perceive situations. There's a real emphasis on safety, all drivers and passengers wear seat belts and helmets. Jumicar helps children know how to act responsibly and safely in road traffic. Our trained team provide full instruction. Close to Bournemouth International Airport at Hurn.

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Matchams Lane, Hurn, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 6AW
Tel: 01202 499155    Fax: 01202 483564    E-mail:

Dry ski slope with snowboarding and ringoing and ski bobbing as an alternative to skiing.

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Hampshire & New Forest Activity Centres

Portsdown Hill Road, Cosham, Portsmouth, PO6 1BJ

Peter Ashley Activity Centres provide a mix of activities for both body and mind. Activities include Archery, Air Rifle shooting, Assault Courses, Climbing, Horse Riding, Initiative Testing, Holiday Activities, and Team Building.
Tel: 02392 321223    Fax: 02392 382133
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Calshot Spit, Fawley, Southampton, Hampshire, SO45 1BR
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The Calshot Experience: Calshot Activities Centre is the largest Outdoor Centre on the South coast. With a unique position on the Solent, it is perfectly placed for visitors to the New Forest. Activities from Dinghy sailing, Windsurfing, Powerboating, Kayaking, Rock-Climbing, Track Cycling, Skiing and Snowboarding can be booked as courses for all ages and abilities. During school holidays there are great opportunities for young people, such as Action Adventure Days (4 activities +lunch), one and two-day watersports courses, and weeklong residential Adventure Holidays, bookable in advance. Casual visitors can enjoy visiting Calshot Castle, walking the Heritage Trail with amazing Solent views, whilst rock climbing is available at specific times. Finally, why not relax on Spinnaker Bar's beach terrace?
Tel: 023 8089 2077    Fax: 023 8089 1267
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Isle of Wight Activity Centres

Dunromin Beach Lake, Midway between Shanklin & Sandown
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Welcome to Wight Waters, one of the most professional companies offering watersport packages in the United Kingdom.

We offer a friendly service together with a wide range of sports for you to choose from, including windsurfing, kite surfing, surfing, CAI sailing, SUP advanced plus centre, kayaking and much more. There are various events taking place with lots of entertainment every day and every night. Fully recognised by the NGB Wight Waters work closely with them to develop the centre. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Tel: 01983 404987
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blank tabMEDINA VALLEY CENTREActivity Centre
Dodnor Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5TE
Medina Valley Centre is a Christian charity which is set in a beautiful location on the banks of the Medina river. We provide residential curriculum based fieldwork courses for schools from KS2 up to A level Biology, Geography, Geology and Environmental Studies, as well as IB. We are also an RYA Teaching Establishment for Dinghy Sailing and run courses for schools and individuals. Another option is to explore the quieter stretches of the Medina in open canoes and sit-on kayaks with a qualified instructor. During school holidays and at weekends we can provide programmes for groups and individuals. The site makes a delightful venue for conferences for up to 80 people on a residential or non-residential basis.
Tel: 01983 522195
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First Contact - Active Leisure

Sandpipers, Freshwater Bay, Isle of Wight, PO40 9QX
Tel: 01983 741484    E-mail:

First Contact organises activity breaks for adults in a range of exciting outdoor pursuits on the Isle of Wight. Activities include paragliding, RIB's, sailing, mountain biking, laser games, horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, falconry, jet bikes, surfing, and windsurfing and are open to all levels of experience. Accommodation, meals, transfers and guides can be included. We specialise in corporate entertainment and can also provide innovative events tailor made for your company using our activities and hospitality at Island Events.

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Aldermoor Earthworks - Country Skills, Esoteric Issues & Environmental Workshops

Aldermoor Farm, Upton Road, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 3LA
Tel: 01983 614795

Farm-based weekend workshops on country skills, ecological issues & green workshops held monthly. We are hosting a wide range of presenters both national and local talking about and demonstrating many different subjects. Some are animal-based, bats, owls, horses, bees, etc., others are traditional rural skills like thatching, hedge-laying and straw bale building. We also have various events on personal and land energies, such as dowsing ley lines, ancient mothers women's workshop and sacred garden design.
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Wiltshire Activity Centres


Salisbury Skate Park

Churchill Gardens, Southampton Road, Salisbury
Tel: 01722 434239

Situated in Churchill Gardens opposite Salisbury College-the park is a unique facility consisting of 1/4 pipes, 1/2 pipes, rails, jumps and a full sized in-line hockey court.

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