Original Outdoor Experience - for pupils to learn tangible skills, to take responsibility and work collaboratively, staying in campsite based accommodation.
Outdoor Adventure - a balanced but busy programme of activities that gives every pupil the chance to discover new challenges with the convenience of fully catered indoor accommodation in purpose-built lodges or comfortable camping in our new tented villages.
Adventure 50:50 - for teachers to run a large part of their own programme, with their own content, whilst benefiting from our range of locations, facilities and activities with fully catered indoor accommodation in purpose-built lodges or comfortable camping in our new tented villages.
Scout Adventures Hawkhirst is perfect for those looking for an amazing outdoor experience, especially if you want to make the most of being on the water. Set in 70 acres of coniferous forest within Kielder Forest, Hawkhirst is situated on the edge of Kielder Water, a magnet for water sports enthusiasts from the UK and beyond.
Scout Adventures Hawkhirst offers not only a range of exciting water-based activities, but also many land-based activities perfect for any type of group.Featuring over 25 activities on site, from adventurous high adrenaline experiences such as Jacob’s ladder and zip wire to more traditional pursuits such as backwoods cooking and shelter building. Many of our activities are suitable for ages 6 to adult, and our experienced team on centre will work with you to ensure your time with us is fully tailored to your pupil’s abilities and your overall objectives.
Hawkhirst has been awarded the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge. This accreditation is a mark of quality for the centre’s provision in outdoor activities, covering both learning and safety. Alongside the LOtC Quality Badge, our centres are also Adventuremark holders, confirming they operate with excellent safety standards.