Essex Outdoors

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Essex Outdoors offers a range of high quality and affordable outdoor learning programmes at centres across Essex and beyond.  In particular, Essex Outdoors provides outdoor learning opportunities to young people.  Our centres offer a wide variety of different courses ranging from outdoor learning programmes to Duke of Edinburgh expeditions, leadership training for all, first aid, kids after school clubs (and climbing) and national governing body awards.

Activities on offer range from bushcraft and mountain biking to climbing, sailing and power boating.  The learning opportunities range from personal discovery, confidence building and teamwork/leadership skills to the development of hard technical skills and the achievement of nationally recognised qualifications.  These qualifications can be in areas such as the Royal Yachting Association, the British canoe Union, Mountain Training Leadership England amongst others. 

Essex Outdoors Centres:

Essex Outdoors - Danbury
Well Lane
Tel. 01245 221013

Essex Outdoors - Bradwell
Bradwell Waterside

Essex Outdoors - Mersea
Rewsalls lane
East Mersea

Essex Outdoors - Harlow (including 'The Lock' climbing wall)
Burntmill Lane
CM20 2QS

Spaces are still available on School Holiday Activity Days from 25 July to 31 August 2016.  Our action-packed days are an ideal way for young people aged 8-16 to try out new activities in the outdoors, including aerial trekking, archery, canoeing, caving, orienteering, problem solving, ailing and zip wire.
Book online now at or call 0345 2004220