Welcome to Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre
Specialising in outdoor learning for children and outdoor learning, Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre offers a great range of adventures in the heart of North Yorkshire.
We mix a great range of experiences, both indoor and outdoors such as canoeing, kayaking, canyoning, rafting, hiking, climbing, archery, caving, abseiling and orienteering to improve self-confidence and teamwork by building active communication, planning and thinking outside the box and of course having fun!
Our centre is accredited by the major outdoor learning and adventure associations and our staff are fully qualified to provide a range of experiences safely. Get in touch with Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre to plan your adventure with us.
Welcome to Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Canoeing
Enjoy taking to the water with us and enjoy our four acres of tree-lined waterways!
No matter if you know your way around a canoe or this is your first time, our experienced instructors will tailor your experience to suit you as well as provide training to improve your skill with a paddle. With activities ranging from a tranquil paddle or introduction to canoeing to our high energy games for groups and individuals, we really do have something for everyone!
This is a great activity for children, and a fantastic day out for all the family! We are surrounded by some beautiful countryside and this is a great way to get outdoors and explore.
Canoeing is perfect for improving fitness and teamwork, speak to the team at Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Canoeing to book your adventure.
Welcome to Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Kayaking
Come and join us on the water to enjoy this great activity that has been a favourite at our centre for many years now.
Kayaking is a sport that is open to people of all ages, no matter your level of experience our fully qualified and professional instructors will teach you the skills you need to get more out of this experience that can range from a tranquil paddle, to a frantic day of games for groups and individuals. It´s a great activity for kids and a fantastic day out for all the family. We are surrounded by some beautiful countryside which you can enjoy as you paddle on the water.
Our 4 acres, tree-lined lake is the perfect location for any group to enjoy this fantastic adventure. Get in contact with Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Kayaking for more information.
Welcome to Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Canyoning
Discover the extreme fun of a day out with Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Canyoning as we navigate a moving stream surrounded by the beauty of North Yorkshire.
Spend this wet and wild day navigating a mountain stream, navigating the natural obstacles, scrambling over boulders and sliding down natural chutes with the aid of the churning, fresh waters. At all times you will be accompanied by one of our fully qualified and local instructors who will keep everyone safe while at the same time guide you through obstacles and help you get the most out of this adrenaline soaked experience.
A favourite of hen and stag parties and corporate events alike, speak with the friendly team at Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Canyoning to find out more.
Get out on our 4 acre lake with Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Rafting and enjoy paddling across this tree lined body of water without a raft!
You read right, we do not supply you with a raft, instead you will receive the raw materials to design and construct your own vessel! Using poles, watertight drums and lengths of rope, you and your group will need to work closely together to build a seaworthy raft, or at least something that looks like one!
Once you have completed your feat of maritime engineering one of our fully qualified instructors will take you out on the water from their safety boat, putting the teams through their paces with a set of games, races and challenges designed to see if you have made a good job of creating your raft, if not into the water you go!
No matter if you are planning a corporate event or a youth group outing , this is an activity everyone who loves the water will enjoy. Get in contact with Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Rafting to book your experience.
Welcome to Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Hiking
Discover the stunning country side of North Yorkshire with Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Hiking.
From the North York Moors to the Yorkshire Dales National Parks, this amazing region provides us with a great range of hiking and hill walking experiences for groups and individuals of all levels of experience.
Our professional instructors have a local\'s knowledge of the region which they will use to tailor your experience to suit you and your groups level of ability, with the option of joining in on route planning as well as navigation, to provide the perfect adventure for you.
A great experience for groups of all shapes and sizes, have a chat with us at Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Hiking to find out more.
Welcome to Carlton Lodge Outdoor Climbing
We have a wealth of indoor and outdoor venues right on our doorstep, so come and join us for this challenging and adrenalin pumping experience!
No matter the time of year, or the weather, we can provide a challenging climbing experience for climbers of all levels of experience. While indoor is a great place to get started, it is by no means the easy option, and likewise the numerous sites around North Yorkshire offer experiences for everyone from total novices to those looking to push themselves to the limit.
With professional instructors teaching you everything you need to build your confidence and take on nature barehanded, what more could you ask for? Have a chat with Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Climbing to plan your day with us.
Welcome to Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Archery
Archery has evolved greatly since the times of flint arrow tips in the Stone Age! Now it is an art and an Olympic level sport which, using modern eqiupment, everyone can enjoy!
Our fully qualified instructors will teach you the skills you need to hit the target consistently in your search for the ever elusive bull's eye, and to finish the day we will run a friendly competition to introduce you to the thrill of competitive archery, this is always good for a laugh and a very rewarding experience.
It´s a great activity for children, and a fantastic day out for all the family.
No matter if you are planning a corporate event or a youth group outing, contact us at Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Archery.
Welcome to Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Caving
Our team of experienced and qualified instructors will take you on a tour of the Yorkshire Dales unlike any other!
The Yorkshire Dales is truly a beautiful place, but when we go there its to see the amazing sites that lie below the rolling greenery. As we descend into the darkness you will see the stunning natural beauty that has been forming for eons.
Our professional and friendly instructors will ensure you receive top notch instruction and the best of equipment to ensure you have the best of experiences. They will provide a safe environment at all times so you can enjoy this exciting sport and learn some new skills.
Simply get in touch with Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Caving to plan your adventure.
On the grounds of Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre Orienteering, and the local forests, we offer this exciting race at a level that all can participate in.
Both off an on our fantastic site, we have courses set up that will challenge children and young adults at all levels. The aim of orienteering is to use a map and compass to race from checkpoint to checkpoint, choosing the best route so that your team is the first to cross the finish line. It is a challenging sport that requires not only speed, but also the vital navigation skills that our experienced instructors will teach and good communication between the team.
For more of a learning experience, the session can be adapted to cover the National Curriculum for subjects such as PE, Geography, Science, Maths and PSHE.
Whether you are looking for a learning heavy experience or you just want to have fun, get in touch with us at Carlton Lodge outdoor Centre Orienteering.