Welcome to the outdoor experience that really will last a lifetime!
Ghyll Head is our centre based in the heart of the Lake District National Park, on the edge of Lake Windermere, this fantastic location and environment is a great way to experience the great outdoors.
Our team of qualified professionals offer a warm friendly welcome, support and encouragement and work with you to ensure your experience is fun, engaging and full of action packed adventure!
What a great way for pupils to learn new skills, behaviours and build lasting friendships.
Our programmes of activities are tailored to meet the needs of you and your school to enrich the delivery of your curriculum. Activities are tailored to match key stages and specific learning needs and encourage an alternative approach to learning…with amazing results!
We believe in putting children first so join us to find out how we do it.
The Lake District National Park is a great environment for young people to develop their personal and social skills through team building challenges and adventurous activities. We are recognised as a Royal Yachting Association Dinghy Training Centre and also deliver Mountain Leadership training courses and complete Duke of Edinburgh expedition packages. We also welcome religious groups and have experience in tailoring our offer to meet specific needs.
If you are looking to develop confidence, learn new skills including leadership skills, or simply need time out to reflect and focus on studies our team will help plan a programme that’s right for you!
If you are looking for a quick burst of adventure why not consider planning an interactive leisure day or break where you can learn to sail, rock climb, cave and so much more! You will work with a team of professional instructors who will support your experience ensuring you get the most out of your adventure.
Our holiday clubs are a fantastic way for the kids to get out and about, learn new skills, meet new friends and make the most of the great outdoors.
We think these camps are great but the kids think they are totally awesome!
With accessible accommodation and activities this is a great way to experience the great outdoors with no limitations. Our team of professionals work with you to create an experience of adventure through supported activities creating an opportunity for all to get onto the water to learn sailing skills and enjoy the surrounding environment, abseil and even zip-wire.
Find out more about how we can create the ideal outdoor experience for you.
Team building really does challenge the thinking and bring people together. We will work with you through creative and challenging activities to support the development of your group. Working together you will learn new skills, challenge behaviours, build friendships and explore an alternative approach to bringing your team together.
We are all about making the most of the outdoors and learning through experience so why not join us to find out how we do it!
Vice Principal – Head of Sixth Form - Manchester Health Academy