Activities

For Activity Booking Form please e-mail thorringtonactivitybooking@yahoo.com

abseil Abseiling/Climbing
A purpose built scaffolding tower is used for abseiling and climbing. It has 3 faces for use:

  • 40ft multiple route climbing
  • 20ft sloped climbing and abseiling
  • 20ft & 40ft abseiling

The tower is open all year subject to weather conditions. The site provides instructors led by team members qualified under Scouting and Guiding Regulations.
Maximum 15 participants recommended per hour

crate-stacking Crate Stacking
Situated next to the camp fire circle excellent for balancing skills.
Maximum 15 participants recommended per hour
Rafting Rafting
Rafting equipment and buoyancy aids are supplied.
Maximum 20 participants recommended per 1/2 day
bouldering Bouldering Hut
An indoor climbing facility for bouldering skills, aimed at all ages.
This is an all year, all weather activity suitable for group use.
Maximum 20 participants recommended per hour
shooting Rifle Shooting
Indoor range, NSRA qualified instructors supplied.
All permission forms must be brought to the session signed
Maximum 20 participants recommended per hour
pedal-go-karts Pedal Karts
Great for all ages, with good track for races! 4 karts with helmets supplied.
Maximum 20 participants recommended per hour
Maze 3D Maze
This is an indoor purpose-built ‘maze’ on 5 levels with 410ft of crawl tunnels. It can be used with or without lights.
It is very popular and unique to Thorrington. Long sleeves and trousers recommended. Gloves & helmets provided.
Maximum 20 participants recommended per hour
archery Mini Cross Bows
Suitable for all – fun activity with tin can targets.
Maximum 20 participants recommended per hour
Pioneering Pioneering
Wide range of ropes and spars available together with project ideas.
zip-wire Aerial Runway
A permanent zip wire – suitable for all.
Maximum 20 participants recommended per hour
Orienteering Orienteering/Photo Quiz
Sheets available for download on request.
archery Archery
A fully equipped indoor range.
Maximum 12 participants recommended per hour
steeplechase Adventure Run
This area is free to use. It is bookable in advance by the hour but can be used at any time with permission of the duty warden. It must be supervised by at least two adults at all times.
Maximum 20 participants recommended
pond-dipping Pond Dipping
A purpose built pond dipping area with decking. Great for nature lovers & activity badges.
All equipment & identification aids supplied.
humantablefootball Human Table Football
A fun game of football in a human sized football table.