Challenge, fun and learning
Challenge, fun and learning
SCHOOL TRIPS - LEARNING OUTSIDE OF THE CLASSROOM
Nothing inspires and engages kids more than a school trip outside the classroom. At Challenge Academy we provide a safe and nurturing environment for children to learn and develop a range of life skills whilst having fun in the great outdoors. We work closely with schools to develop a tailored programme for the day to meet their specific needs.
MORE ADVENTURES THAN EVER BEFORE
If you’re looking for outdoor fun and an adventurous day with your friends and family then you’ve come to the right place. Visit us and unleash your inner adventurer by testing yourself on our High Ropes Course or Nets Adventure course and brand new for 2020 – the Obstacle Course and Ground-based Challenges.
3m Aerial Obstacles
9m Aerial Traverse
70 Metre Zipwire
Team Climb Challenges*
Activities marked with* only for our adventure clubs and group bookings
SCHOOL TRIP ORGANISER'S GUIDE
Choose your focus prior to arrival and we will deliver an engaging programme with a focus on the positive development of teams and individuals. We work with trip organisers to ensure that the whole experience is meaningful, whether for reward, enrichment, social impact or targeted intervention.
ACTIVE OUTDOOR LEARNING
All of our sessions are delivered by experienced teachers, outdoor practitioners and ex-military instructors who are great at helping people of all abilities to conquer their fears and reach new heights. Our aim is to ensure that every student learns something positive about themselves and others; we want everyone to leave at the end of the session feeling empowered and proud.
Perfect for the younger adventurers looking to get a taste for challenge. Our sessions are outcome based but can include the following: Obstacle Course, Ground Challenges, Nets Adventure, Team Activities, Woodland Challenge, Forest Skills and Bushcraft –
Recommended Age: 4-7 years
£10 plus vat per person based on a minimum of 20 attending.
Full Day Session Cost
£15 plus vat per person. Based on a minimum of 20 attending.
Ideal for older or more confident pupils ready to step outside of their comfort zone. Reward, enrichment and progressive programmes, our engaging sessions can include: Obstacle Course, Climbing Activities, 3m and 9m Aerial Traverse, Ground Challenges, Obstacle Course, Nets Adventure, Powerfan Descender, Team Development, Woodland Challenge, Forest Skills and Bushcraft – For all ages and abilities
£15 plus vat per person based on a minimum of 15 attending.
Full Day Session Cost
£20 plus vat per person based on a minimum of 15 attending.
A more targeted and bespoke programme for groups with specific desired outcomes. These engaging programmes are also ideal when you have smaller numbers. The following activities can be included: Climbing Activities, 3m and 9m Aerial Traverse courses Nets Adventure, Powerfan Descender, Team Development, Woodland Challenge, Forest Skills and Bushcraft.
We work with you to design your programme to best fit your desired outcomes. Programmes can be delivered over 1 session, a full day or a progressive programme over a number of days/sessions. Pricing varies. Ideal for Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) programmes where a higher level of facilitation and student ratio is required.
Minimum age for Nets Adventure is 4. The Ropes course is for all ages from a confident 5 year-old but this is not just for youngsters. Minimum age for the 9m aerial traverses is 7. We ask that adults or older siblings/carers accompany those who are not so confident. Instructors are always there to ensure absolute safety and to help and support.
If you book something and want to do more when you get here then that’s no problem – you can upgrade onsite by buying additional ‘Adventure Tokens’ at £5 per activity.
Click on the link below to download the necessary forms that you need to bring.
PACKAGES TO SUIT EVERYONE
Our adventures are for all ages and abilities so please don’t let the youngsters put you to shame. We pride ourselves on ensuring that you have fun and provide the best experience possible for you and your family, friends, classmates or colleagues. Click on the links below for more information about our programmes.
Whether you’re a scout, guide, youth group or member of a knitting circle, our club packages guarantee adventure.
One-off or regular visits to your organisation. We bring our own expertise and equipment to deliver programmes to engage and inspire.
For all ages and abilities - celebrate with family, friends or anyone who wants to have a blast for 90 minutes. Action packed excitement.
For those looking for outdoor fun, adventure and excitement. We are open to the public at weekends holidays and selected evenings during the season
We provide a safe and nurturing environment for children to learn and develop a range of life skills whilst having fun in the great outdoors
Escape the hustle and bustle of the office and come and experience the rush of an activity packed away-day
Take on our aerial high ropes course and get the adrenaline pumping ahead of the big day for the bride or groom and their party.
Give the gift of adventure. Treat someone special with one of our gift vouchers starting from as little as £7.50
PLEASE GET IN TOUCH
Baggeridge Country Park, Gospel End Rd, Sedgley DY3 4HB.
You will find us just below the park tea shop. Park your vehicle, pay for parking and walk down the track.