Dartmoor Outdoor Company specialises in personal challenges. We aim to get you outdoors and training. You are welcome for short breaks or perhaps you would like to achieve a professional instructor qualification.
We are a recognised outdoor training centre, which offers:
Our course group numbers are kept small deliberately in order to provide an intimate and supportive teaching environment. Furthermore, each lesson is adapted to support every type of student.
If you are looking for a change in career direction our Complete Instructor Course aims to:
If you like what you see, contact Dartmoor Outdoor Company for more details.
Have you ever been canoeing? Would you like to try a canoeing holiday in order to grasp the sport quickly? The one-week canoeing course available at Dartmoor Outdoor Company Canoeing is the perfect opportunity to learn something new or build upon the little experience that you may already have.
It is an invigorating experience, which is practical as well as lots of fun! You will learn the basic paddle strokes including the infamous ´J´ stroke, which enables you to move silently through the water whilst observing the wildlife around you.
Each evening we will return to Tamar Valley Lodge situated in a quiet holiday village. It is the perfect place to recharge your batteries and relax. It has a wide range of facilities, ensuring that you will never be bored.
If you wish to have a go at canoeing with other people that share your interest contact Dartmoor Outdoor Company Canoeing in order to reserve your place.
Enjoy kayaking in beautiful surroundings with Dartmoor Outdoor Company Kayaking. We offer:
Our one-week course is designed to leave you feeling invigorated and keen to carry-on kayaking on a regular basis. It is a week of escapism and will get you up close and personal with the great outdoors.
The group numbers are small and the teaching is directed at beginners and those with a little experience who are looking to build their confidence and skill. You will spend each day on either local estuaries, rivers or in the sea. We will teach you how to manoeuvre a river kayak successfully and paddle efficiently. Furthermore, you will be taken safely through the capsize drill before progressing onto surf kayaking!
Our intermediate kayaking lessons are designed for those who are looking for an even greater challenge. You will learn how to kayak in white waters! It is a dynamic course, which takes place on the South West´s classic rivers. An assessment of your kayaking ability will be carried out before you are accepted onto the course.
If you would like further information about a course please do not hesitate to contact Dartmoor Outdoor Company Kayaking. We hope to see you soon!
Dartmoor Outdoor Company Climbing offers a one-week climbing course on the stunning Cornish sea cliffs. It is a physical challenge designed to develop your climbing skills and build your confidence. The emphasis is also on having fun!
By getting involved you will enjoy a week of escapism in the great outdoors, a break from you normal routines!
The numbers of the groups are deliberately kept small so as to create a personal and supportive network. It is ideal for beginners and those returning to climbing after a break. You will progress from learning basic climbing techniques to testing yourself on more complex routes, which demand strength, balance and flexibility.
We will accommodate you at the Tamar Valley Lodge, situated in a quite holiday village. The perfect place to recharge your batteries!
You are welcome to request more information regarding the course. Dartmoor Outdoor Company Climbing is an established climbing centre, which works with true climbing professionals. You will not be disappointed with your investment in our centre.