Want to be immersed in the West Country?
Woodhouse Park is perfectly situated for exploring the Cotswolds, the Mendips and the Wye Valley as well as the historic cities of Bristol and Bath. Enclosed by picturesque woodland, Woodhouse Park is easily accessible from the M4 and M5, and offers stunning views over the Severn bridges.
With hiking and orienteering, an obstacle course, climbing, archery and an indoor rifle range, there's plenty to choose from. Find great camping and indoor accommodation to suit every taste.
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FACILITIES AND ACCOMMODATION
Choose from a night in standard tents, a tented village or a stay in a comfortable lodge.
Enclosed by 36 acres of woodland, we have camping areas for any size group, whether you want to be close to the centre or in a more secluded spot. Not only that, but many of our camping fields also boast magnificent views over the Severn Estuary.
Our new tented village is made up of 4m bell tents for young people and 3m bell tents for adults – complete with comfortable mattresses, electric lanterns and storage boxes. There’s also a group tent with tables, benches and lighting. With space for 40 young people and four adults in 10 bell tents it’s available to book from mid-May until October.
Choose from two indoor lodges which come with:
- Central heating
- Fully equipped kitchens
- Separate communal/dining area
Available badge programmes
Beavers My Outdoors Challenge Award
Cubs Pioneer and Backwoods Cooking Activity Badges
Scouts Adventure Challenge Award
Scouts Activity Centre Service Badge
Choose your own School adventure experience
It's your experience, so you're in charge. We believe that you should play a key role in designing your experience. To help, we have four basic products as a starting point:
Original outdoor experience
Immersed in the outdoors, young people will learn skills, work as a team and develop a sense of responsibility.
1-4 nights in our tented village.
Why? Learn new skills, promote team work.
Young people are invited to paddle, climb and think their way through a series of exciting challenges, from canoeing and archery to high ropes and orienteering.
1-4 nights in our lodges or tented village.
Why? Form strong working relationships between teachers and pupils; develop initiative and self-reliance.
Split your time between self-led sessions and instructed activities. We can help you meet your learning objectives by providing activities, skills or simply the space you need.
2-4 nights, full board accommodation in our lodges.
Why? Mix of teacher time and structured activities.
LOCAL AREA INFORMATION
Scout Adventures Woodhouse Park is an ideal base for exploring a range of areas, including the historic cities of both Bristol and Bath.
- Go wild at Bristol Zoo or Longleat Safari and Adventure Park
- Ramble over to Cheddar Caves and Gorge
- Explore the historic cities of Bath and Bristol
Great for: adventurous activities, traditional skills, access to the south-west.