Harbour Challenge the Premiere Home of Outdoor Education Adventure and Residential Visits in Dorset
Harbour Challenge OEC Ltd to take over Hamworthy Outdoor Education Centre.
Harbour Challenge OEC Ltd. is delighted to announce today that the Borough of Poole has awarded it a 25 year lease on Hamworthy Outdoor Education Centre based in Hamworthy Park, Poole. The change in Tenancy follows the Council’s open invitation to tender for the site and the new lease will … Continue reading
Sports Leader Awards
Harbour Challenge are pleased to announce that we have been granted Approved Assessment Centre status by Sports Leaders. We can now train and a assess Day Walk Leader, BEL Level 2 and BELA Level 3 for further information on these course please contact the office.
Holiday Adventure Club secures further funding for 2014
Special Offer 2014 We are pleased to announce that we have secured funding for this summer’s Adventure School Holiday Club We are able to offer this action packed adventure club for just £15.00 per day per person. Membership fee of £10 required to access this offer. Harbour Challenge is a leading … Continue reading
What better way to celebrate a birthday than being in the outdoors learning and practicing bushcraft and survival skills with friends and loved ones? Harbour Challenge Bushcraft has extensive experience designing and organising bespoke bushcraft, survival, creative craft and nature awareness parties and events for both children and adults alike. … Continue reading
DofE Open Multi Activity Gold Residential
We are running a DofE Open Multi Activity Gold Residential on the 21st Oct 2013 Cost £270 pp Join other award participants for this DofE multi activity gold residential. This exhilarating 5 day residential will see you trying coasteering, climbing, abseiling, kayaking archery and hiking over the Purbeck. Whatever your current … Continue reading
DofE Gold Residential
New Date Released DofE Gold Residential October 28th th to 1st of November. £270 per person The residential section of the Award involves spending 5 days and 4 nights away from home on a shared activity with people you’ve never met before. It should be a very exciting and fulfilling experience. … Continue reading
Summer Holiday Club
Summer Holiday Club Extended We would like to thank you for supporting us through the summer holidays by sending your child/children to our summer holiday club. Due to the success of this club, we find that we still have some funding in the pot, therefore we are extending the holiday … Continue reading
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Welcome to Harbour Challenge Outdoor Education Centre, the premier home of outdoor activities, adventure and extreme sports in Dorset Our highly experienced instructors are qualified to provide a wide range of activities from climbing to coasteering, mountain biking to kayaking and
AAP for the D of E
Harbour Challenge is an Approved Activity Provider (AAPs) licensed by DofE to provide opportunities for Residential and Expedition sections of the award. These have been proven to meet their conditions and so count towards the Achievement of the Award.
We were the first outdoor education centre
You can choose from dinghy sailing, power boating, windsurfing and kayaking with both short sessions and longer courses suitable for all levels and abilities whether: you are a first timer; or you wish to enhance your skills and qualifications; build up your team; you simply want a fun experience whilst
Here at Harbour Challenge we are well placed to provide a variety of Land Based activities. We are currently running survival skills days as well as rock climbing and abseiling together with orienteering in the New Forest and on the Purbeck’s as well as corporate team building days.