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Stanley Head Outdoor Education Centre

Tompkin Road, Stanley, ST9 9LY. England

Stanley Head Outdoor Education Centre is a converted dairy farm set in 30 acres of woodland and meadow on the edge of the Peak District. They offer a wide range of activities including canoeing, climbing, bushcraft and much more! They also offer a variety of curricular activities including map skills and river studies. Stanley Head OEC provides an amazing opportunity for children from towns and cities to fully experience nature and the countryside in a welcoming environment.

Don’t forget, if you are looking for help with funding the cost of your trip, you can apply for a bursary!

Venue resources

Amplification Toolkit PDF 0.88MB Download
Check List PDF 0.13MB Download
Parent Letter Template PDF 0.18MB Download
Risk Assessment PDF 0.12MB Download
Journeys & Adventures Content 7-11 ZIP 12.2MB Download
Journeys & Adventures Content 11-14 ZIP 12.2MB Download
School Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download
Student Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download

Looking for a bursary to support your trip?

We know that funding a school trip isn’t always easy. If you are looking for help with costs, you can apply for The Great British School Trip bursary. This can help with the cost of travel or entry tickets to any Great British School Trip partner venue.

Simply fill in our bursary form and let us know how we might help.

Venue Details

Contact

stanleyhead.org.uk/

Address

Tompkin Road, Stanley
ST9 9LY. England

Opening Hours

All visits pre-booked 7 days a week, all year round