Mount Batten Centre

Children's Activities

Children’s Activities at Mount Batten are fun, action-packed and you will leave wanting more! The adventurous activities on offer are simply awesome and will appeal to all age ranges. Rest assured that all of the children’s activities offered will be delivered safely by qualified instructors.

School Holiday Courses 

Through out the school holidays we provide a fun-filled, dynamic range of both wet and dry adventure days. Choose from the following options: Kayaking and Canoeing, Dinghy sailing, Hawk 20 sailing, Coasteering, Windsurfing, Climbing & Abseiling and stand up paddleboarding - What ever you choose you can be guaranteed a fun-filled day! We also offer a multi-activity week giving you the opportunity for an action-packed week trying a whole variety of fun and exciting activities on and off the water. For further details please check out our Schools Holiday Youth Activities Programme 2017  or contact the centre. 

All Adventure Days include a Packed Lunch and cost £34.95 per person, or buy 2 for £64.95 when booking 2 people onto the same adventure day! 

We run Certificated courses in Dinghy Sailing, Powerboating and Paddlesports throughout the school holidays for those looking for a structured training pathway:

RYA Young Sailors Stage 1 & 2 (£249.95pp): The ideal week long introduction to Dinghy Sailing for those with no previous experience - by the end of the week you'll be sailing confidently and hooked to this fantastic sport!

RYA Young Sailors Stage 3 (£249.95pp): For those who have completed Stage 1 & 2 and are looking to develop their sailing skills to become a more independent sailor

RYA Junior Powerboat Level 1 (£74.95pp): Learn how to drive a powerboat! A 1 day introduction to Powerboating covering fundamental boat handling skills

British Canoeing Paddlesport Beginners (£74.95pp): On this introductory course you will have the opportunity (weather permitting) to paddle a Sit-on-top Kayak, a Close-cockpit kayak and a Canoe. Through the course you will master basic paddling skills whilst going on exciting journeys, playing games and you will work towards the BCU Paddlepower Start Certificate. 

Sailing and Kayaking (£199.95pp): Includes RYA Youth Sailing Stage 1 and British Canoeing Paddlepower start. A fantastic opportunity to gain two certificates during a fun-filled educational week


  Apr  May  June  July   Aug Sep  Oct 
 Kayak & Canoe
3,10 29   24,31 7,14,21,28   23
 Climb & Abseil
4,11 30    25 1,8,15,22,29   24
 Hawk 20 Sailing 5,12 31   26 2,9,6,23,30   25
 Dinghy Sailing
    1 27 3,10,17,24,31   26 
  31 28 4,11,18,25  
 Coasteering & Climb (11+)
 Stand Up Paddleboarding (11+)
     1 31 14,29    


Multi Adventure Days - Try 3 awesome activities in 1 day!

Our MAD days really are MAD as you complete 3 action-packed activities in just 1 day! Suitable for Ages 7-11, MAD days include a range of exciting water-based and land-based adventurous activities.

MAD days are £34.95 per person, or buy 2 for £59.95 when booking 2 people onto the same MAD day. MAD week with 5 days of multi adventure is £159.95. All MAD days and MAD week include a packed lunch

Check out our MAD days programme here for your MAD experience!

Click on the School Holidays programme for 2017 or for further detailsplease contact the centre on or 01752 404567. 

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Kayaking at Mount Batten Centre 

Youth Hawk 20 sailing session

Kayaking intro session having splashing fun

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