News & Events

2020 school holiday activities booking open!

Our 2020 school holiday course dates for young people aged 7 - 16 years are now available for online booking! Course dates are in place for the Easter, Whitsun, August and October holidays! Don't forget when you book six weeks in advance and use the code "EARLY6" at...

Paddlesports and Coastal Safety 24th October

Join the Mount Batten Centre on the 24th October for an exciting water-based workshop which will cover safe paddlesport skills in either Kayak or Stand up Paddleboard, alongside an opportunity to increase your understanding of coastal safety issues. You will gain your...

‘The Boathouse Climb’ officially opened at Centre

The new indoor climbing wall at the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre was officially opened on Wednesday 18th September by Street Factory’s Toby Gorniak MBE along with students from Woodlands School.

We’re proud to support the UK’s first National Marine Park

The Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre are proud to support the exciting news that this weekend Plymouth City Council and partners will officially create the UK's first ever National Marine Park. Alex King, Centre Director says: "We’re delighted to...

Britain’s Ocean City welcomes national youth sailing event

This weekend (Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th September 2019) the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre will welcome over 125 young sailors to the city to take part in the National Topper Series. Sailors from across the country will be welcomed to the city to...

Book now for October Half Term with an early bird discount!

We've had a fantastic summer holiday at the Mount Batten Watersports & Activities Centre with many young people gaining Royal Yachting Association and British Canoeing qualifications and experiencing our wide variety of activities through our Adventure Days. It...

5 out of 5!

The Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre, which includes The Lookout, is delighted to have retained its 'very good' rating of a 5 Food Hygiene Rating after a recent Environmental Health Officer visit. Sarah Davis, Hospitality and Events Manager at the Centre...

Make your Mount Batten moments with us!

There’s a huge range of land and water based activities you can enjoy at the Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre this spring and summer. From sailing to stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking to multi adventure days, to simply enjoying breakfast, coffee, cakes...

Push the Boat Out 2019!

Join the Mount Batten Centre on Sunday 26th May and try a new watersport for just £5 per person! We’ve joined forces with the Royal Yachting Association’s 'Push the Boat Out' Campaign, British Canoeing’s 'Go Canoeing' week and local youth organisation Plymouth Youth...