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Weardale Adventure Centre – Adventure Activity Days & Residential School Trips

Location(s)Front Street Ireshopeburn Bishop Auckland County Durham DL13 1HB
Key StagesUpper KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5
Special SchoolsNo
Public Liability
Enhanced DBSYes
FeesPlease contact us with details of your requirements
Administration Service Administered by the provider

More about this Workshop/Service and the Provider

Here at Weardale Adventure Centre we offer an exciting range of fun based educational activities in a relaxed, friendly environment.

Weardale Adventure Centre is located in the North Pennines in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Situated just an hour from Newcastle, Durham and the Lake District, Ireshopeburn finds itself situated in a rural location within County Durham. Our Centre is set in a picturesque site boasting 5 acres of grounds.

We offer a multitude of activities and packages and are in the fortunate position of being able to create bespoke programmes for every client. The majority of our activities take place within our grounds or within a 10 minute minibus ride from the Centre, meaning maximum time is spent on activity Adventure Centre.

We use only qualified and professional staff to run all of our activities. We offer exceptional health and safety standards, holding an AALA licence and full LOTC badge.

Activities for School Trips


We offer a wide range of activities such as Canoeing, Rock Climbing, Bush Craft, Gorge Walking, High Ropes, Kayaking, Underground Exploration, Nature Trails, Crate Stacking, Archery, Team Building and River Adventure.

Our Centre currently has limited disabled facilities.


Availability & How to Book

We are ready to organise your special event for you and answer any queries you may have.

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