Hagg Farm Outdoor Education Centre Bamford

Hagg Farm is licensed by AALA to deliver adventurous activities including:

• climbing
• caving
• abseiling
• canoeing
• gorge walking
• rock hopping

Activities on site include a climbing tower, indoor climbing wall, boulder, Jacobs’ ladder, zip wire, orienteering courses and problem solving. Our team of experienced and qualified instructors are available to lead these activities.

The Accommodation units are available separately, with each group having sole use of their centre, or as one booking for larger groups. Self-catering and fully catered options are available for both units.

Hagg Farm is the largest centre and has 8 bedrooms/dorms sleeping between 2-8 people. There is also

• a fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher
• large group dining room
• comfortable reception room
• TV/Blue-ray
• games room with table football and pool table
• wi-fi
• payphone
• group PCs
• separate staff facilities

The John Hunt Base, a separate annex within the grounds, provides accommodation for up to 18 people in 4 rooms; 2 twin rooms and two dormitories sleeping 8 and 6 people. It has:

• comfortable lounge/dining area
• fully equipped kitchen
• TV/DVD
• payphone
• disabled facilities

Both units have access to:

• drying room
• classroom
• secure bike storage
• laundry facilities
• car park
• playing field
• wildlife garden
• woodlands with access to public footpaths and bridleways

We pride ourselves on developing individual programmes specific to meet your needs and to fulfil curriculum requirements. Visits to the site ahead of booking are welcome and induction days for staff leading visits are available. We aim to make the entire experience as easy and as enjoyable as possible for pupils and staff alike.

Here are a few comments from our customers:
'I would like to thank you and your staff for the superb accommodation. Everything about it was just right. From the original enquiry, frequent questions, de-brief on arrival, your staff have been professional and efficient. The accommodation was beyond my expectations – it seems you thought of everything with very clear instructions throughout. (Jennifer Jones)

….it is jam-packed with fun activities….as we progressed my confidence built… (Victoria)

I think Hagg Farm has helped me in lots of ways, like teamwork because we had to work a lot as a team and feeling fears because I found the rock hopping challenging but I overcame my fears. (Matthew)

It was exciting, fun and new to me. I had never in my life done something like that before. Thank - you for the amazing experience. (Grace)

It was probably the best week ever. I really enjoyed going on the zip wire. I was scared at first but it was so fun, I forgot about being scared. (Bryony)'