Thinking about your School Residential trip for next year?

An adventure filled experience on the stunning Jurassic coast in Dorset is hard to beat.

Fun-filled adventure activity programmes can include bushcraft, coasteering, waterpark, kayaking, mackerel fishing, crabbing, mountain biking, high ropes course, rock-climbing and abseiling!


Tented village

  • Secluded, exclusive residential camp in the heart of stunning woodland backing onto Poole Harbour, the second largest natural harbour in the world. 24/7 hour on-site pastoral care means you can sit back and relax knowing the students are being kept busy.
  • Traditional tipis fitted with smoke alarms plus large communal tipis with fire pits to bring everyone together in the evening for marshmallows and hot chocolate, reviewing adventure and camp stories!
  • Activities led by experienced, friendly instructors incorporating our Challenge by Choice ethos, so you’ll only ever attempt something you are totally comfortable with.

Residential Centre

  • ‘Hard top’ residential centre located on a 6 acre site with picturesque views over Swanage Bay.
  • Sleeps 130 students in 3 dormitories alongside dedicated teachers accommodation.
  • Impressive on site facilities including games room, dining room, classroom, adventure trail.
  • Bespoke itinerary of outdoor adventure activities, which can be supported with local excursions.

Cumulus Outdoors will create a programme that matches your requirement and budget, providing all the necessary equipment and the very best staff to deliver your programme, with the highest staffing ratios for the adventure activities.

What the Teachers said about our school residential trips:

“The programme was very well planned and expertly delivered. The students really benefited from the knowledge and expertise of the staff and instructors which ensured they achieved the very best they could while thoroughly enjoying an exceptional experience”

“Excellent group leader; very professional, helpful and brilliant with the students. The variety of activities during the week was great and really enjoyed by everyone”

“Who knew how good fresh mackerel cooked over the fire could be or that we were camped so close to our supply of groceries tasty enough to supply Waitrose!”

Want to Learn More About the Jurassic Coast?

As a Business Partner of the Jurassic Coast Trust we are also able to offer bespoke educational sessions if required to incorporate added depth to your programme. Find out more about these add-ons.

Contact us to find out more, to arrange a visit to our site or to arrange a date for your free school presentation.