Inspiring a lifetime of adventure
Our unique combination of outdoor adventure, team-building and bushcraft makes a Wildchild Adventure perfect for groups looking for a fun and immersive outdoor residential adventure trip. Whether it’s a weekend getaway or an immersive summer / holiday camp, we can cater for all groups looking for a real outdoor adventure including:
– Youth groups
– Overseas groups/International students
– Brigades and cadets
– Faith groups
– Young Carers
– Sports groups
Our canvas bell tents and woodland lodges set in natural woodland in South East England.
All camps include activities, meals, evening activities, experienced instructors and free leader places.
Build your own itinerary of activities including bushcraft, team-building, archery, kayaking, climbing, crate stacking and lots more!
Answers to questions that group leaders and teachers often ask
Our canvas bell tented village set in natural woodland provides the ideal setting for an outdoor adventure summer camp. We can build an age-specific fun and adventurous holiday camp programme to suit your requirements, and we welcome groups throughout the school Easter and Summer holidays. Our fun and adventurous holiday camps offer groups of children and young adults a unique opportunity to connect with the outdoors through a combination of bushcraft skills building sessions and outdoor adventurous activities.
Choosing a Wildchild Adventure residential trip means you can trust us to develop and run a bespoke activity programme for your group, leaving you free to enjoy the trip without the hassle of organising accommodation, activities and equipment. There is no minimum stay requirement so your adventure could be anything from a 2-day/ weekend stay, to a week long adventure.
Our experienced staff can work with you and your group to recommend the perfect activity programme for your planned adventure. We will develop an itinerary taking into account your numbers, age ranges and objectives i.e. are you looking to offer specific outdoor activities, build skills, improve teamwork or a combination. Our tailored quotation is offered as a free no obligation service and we would be happy to discuss your trip with you at any time.
Our easily accessible location, close proximity to London, all-inclusive and varied activity programmes and value for money experiences make Wildchild Adventure trips ideal for international visitors. The immersive nature of our trips gives overseas visitors the opportunity to build on their language and communication skills in a real, natural outdoor UK environment.
Wildchild staff are fully trained, experienced and CRB checked. There will be staff on site running activities and taking responsibility for the children throughout their stay including full evening activity programme. We provide everything you need for your group’s stay to ensure children and leaders can enjoy the whole experience and gain as much as possible from the trip. We offer one free leader place for every 10 participants.
Meet the Wildchild Team
Our Hertfordshire and Surrey adventure centres have been chosen for their fantastic woodland setting combined with excellent facilities, conveniently located within easy reach of the M25 and M1. Young people have the space they need to explore and enjoy their natural surroundings, while also experiencing the excellent outdoor adventure facilities on site.
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Starting at just £89 for a weekend one-night / 2 day bushcraft programme our Residential summer camps and trips for groups offer great value for money. Itineraries are all inclusive of activities, accommodation, free leader places and all meals. We also provide plenty of support and information for participants, providing all the information they need to help them prepare for their trip.
Take a look at our Adventure Planner for detailed information on our group adventure and summer camp programmes
Access downloadable resources to help you prepare for you trip
"Our children thoroughly enjoyed the variety of activities, which were run by fun-loving team members, who ensured all children were encouraged and safe. We, as a school, would recommend a visit by any school – we were so impressed we have booked again."
De Havilland Primary School
"Our Year 3 pupils enjoyed a wonderful residential trip, thanks to Wildchild’s dedicated staff running great activities. It was a fantastic outdoor experience for our children, many of whom had never spent a night away from home. An exciting, fun-filled adventure led by a team who we really felt wanted us to get the most out of the experience!"
Devonshire House Prep School
"It was the wholesome, outdoorsy experience these kids desperately need while growing up in London."
Hugh Myddleton Primary School
"We switched to using Wildchild as our Year 4 residential trip recently and have been incredibly impressed with the service offered. Rebooking for this year and next year was a non-negotiable for us! I would not hesitate to recommend them and can’t wait to return!"
Fairlands Primary School
"Wildchild’s ethos matches our own – teamwork, challenge and encouragement to face difficulties."
Westfield Primary School
"Our Year 6 cohort had a fabulous time at Wildchild Adventure in 2019. The children were constantly entertained and challenged by the Wildchild Instructors who were also very dedicated and helpful! All transitions ran smoothly, and we were extremely impressed with the facilities!"
George Tomlinson Primary School
"Kids loved it and we are returning next year. Fantastic outdoor experience and different from PGL."
Allfarthing Primary School