Adventurer Programme

Take-off on our Adventurer Programme, with high-adventure activities. This programme is aimed at children in year 6 and 7+ and is our most challenging outdoor residential programme at Humphrey Head.

Experiences out-of-doors helps to develop pupils physical skills in new and challenging situations and enables them to exercise important social skills such as team work and leadership. Successful learners are confident individuals who are effective contributors and responsible citizens and we know learning takes place very effectively outside the mainstream classroom. From entering the depths of the earth in limestone caves, to scrambling up a Lakeland Ghyll, these activities are more challenging, high-octane and help give students an appreciation of a healthy lifestyle through physical activity.

Our Adventurer Programme develops students’ confidence by encouraging them to live and act more independently and make their own decisions, encouraging group ownership for learning and community living. Improve students’ emotional health and well-being, give them the opportunity to claim their own independence, make their own decisions and work out who they are and their place in the class, their school, the world.

Great for

Year 7 - 9

Reward days



Ghyll Scrambling

Canoe Bushcraft Day

Sea Level Traverse


Most adventurous programme 

Visit the centre of the Lake and the Dales

Introduction to potential Sports to develop at home

Sample Activity Programme: Adventurer



Humphrey Head Outdoor Centre
Holy Well Lane
LA11 7LY


015395 35030

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