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Welcome to Low Mill Outdoor Centre, North Yorskire. Low Mill Outdoor Centre is situated in the Yorkshire Dales. It provides a wide range of outdoor activities including - rock climbing, archery, caving, orienteering, kayaking, mountain biking, canoeing, team building and much more
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School and Youth Group Residential Trips

Take a look at our School Journal - should prove to be a useful resource for teachers planning a trip to Low Mill. Free to download from our website. Journals available in the downloads section for different lengths of stay.

Schools & youth groups are our primary business and we are committed to providing a quality service and value for money.

Our programme of activities will be tailored to fulfil your specific aims and expectations, whether a primary school, secondary school or a college or youth group. If you have something particular in mind please let us know and we will do our best to help you. Our team of Instructors are trained and experienced outdoor practitioners with a passion for adventurous outdoor pursuits.

Courses can be from Monday to Friday, Monday to Wednesday, Wednesday to Friday or Friday to Sunday.

The Centre has 40 beds and we accommodate groups of between 10 and 40 people. We offer a free leader place for every 11 paying places.

We work on maximum ratios of 1:12 including visiting group leaders.

Caving!!!Some specific client needs may require additional support. This support can be arranged at a cost of 120 per day per Instructor. Please discuss your group needs with Terry Hailwood or Sally Kingston.

Sample programmes - Weekend Course / Midweek Course

Our activities are designed to challenge, motivate and inspire people of all ages and abilities. We aim to help each individual child achieve their potential and, of course, have lots of fun in the process!

In conjunction with the above we hope to share our experience and knowledge of the countryside around us. We are extremely lucky to be located in North Yorkshire, one of the most beautiful areas of the country.



Our prices include full board, accommodation, activities, specialist equipment and transportation to and from activity venues. All meals are prepared and cooked on-site using fresh locally sourced produce. We cater for special diets - please speak to our Housekeeping team for further information. Low Mill has been awarded 5 Stars, which is the highest award, under the "Food Hygiene Rating Scheme" by Richmondshire District Council.

Sample menus - Weekend Menu / Midweek Menu

Downloads for your visit

We would welcome the opportunity to show you around our Centre on a pre-visit, please contact us to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Adventure Activities Licensing Authority Quality Badge awarded by Council for Learning Outside the Classroom AHOEC Gold Standard for Outdoor Education AAIAC Adventure Mark British Canoe Union Regisrered Practitioner Accredited Centre Adventure For All Welcombe to Yorkshire Member Free WiFi