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We offer wide range of outdoor activities, and activities around our centre.  We also have many learning based activities that support the National Curriculum, as well as training courses for mountain leadership.

Activity NameActivity ImageOverview
AbseilingHagg Farm - AbseilingHagg Farm has access to both cliff abseils and bridge abseils up to 80 feet in height. Great for building self confidence with team encouragement!
Animal Trail Hagg Farm has a trail of wooden animal sculptures with supporting materials - great for art and wildlife studies.
Camp Craft Groups have an option to spend a night under canvas, either on site or as part of an expedition.
CanoeingHagg Farm 26 SmallA new fleet of Canadian canoes (known as open boats) have arrived at Hagg Farm which will allow 2 to 3 young people in each canoe at a time. The activity is great for teamwork and communication, as...
CavingCavingA variety of caves are used for this exciting activity in a unique environment. Some are naturally occurring and others are old lead mines over 250 years old. Consideration is given to the age...
Climbing Tower / Jacob's LadderHagg Farm - Jacob's LadderClimbing Tower: At Hagg Farm we have a modern climbing tower in the adjoining woods. It has sides of varying degrees of difficulty to suit all abilities. Jacob's Ladder: Groups have to scale the...
ConservationHagg Farm 51 SmallThis activity looks at sustainable development in the National Park.
Cycling Many groups hire bikes and cycle around the stunning Derwent Valley Reservoirs. All equipment and route maps are provided by the hire centre.
Environmental Art This session involves using natural materials including sculptures.
Fairholmes WalkFairholmes WalkThe two most frequently used local walks each have sets of materials including sketch maps, worksheets and photographs which raise issues such as human impact, erosion and land use.

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  • New Canoeing Venue
    We have negotiated access to a new canoeing lake on 15 minutes from the centre. It's very...
  • EZY Wood Burning Stoves
    We now have a set of small wood burning stoves - the group can collect wood and kindling from the...
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    Hagg Farm now has a Facebook page which we try to update with all the things that are happening at...
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