7 day adventure 16-17 years old
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7 day adventure 16-17 Years

16-17 years
From £699.00
Is this Adventure for me?

For 16-17 year olds who enjoy being in the outdoors and are seeking to challenge themselves with a longer, more adventurous expedition.

  • Level of Adventure: Ridge
  • Spend 7 days (6 nights) away from home
  • 2 nights away from centre on expedition
  • Some outdoor experience needed
  • Read reviews

Outward Bound Adventures all have one thing in common. At the end, you'll know what you're worth. Your confidence will grow and you'll learn how to believe in yourself.

A path of discovery. Time to be curious. Make new friends. Go outside and into the wild. Step outside your comfort zone and explore your talents.

Take a leap into discovering who you are and what you can really do.

See what you'll do
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What you'll be doing

No two Outward Bound adventures are the same. Your group's appetite for adventure will shape what you do each day.

You'll take journeys into the wild and explore the natural environment. Stretch your comfort zone with activities like hiking, canoeing, gorge scrambling, abseiling, rock climbing, rafting, kayaking and wild swimming.

One of the highlights of your adventure will be an expedition away from the centre for two nights - the perfect opportunity to push yourself out of your comfort zone and deal with challenge at a deeper level.

So, whilst we can't tell you exactly what you'll be doing, we guarantee you will have a unique adventure and be challenged.

What you'll experience

  • A unique and challenging adventure in the wild
  • Real outdoors in a supported environment
  • Greater independence and ownership
  • Build life skills like self-management and teamwork
  • Make friends for life
  • Explore what the natural environment really has to offer
  • Focus on your mental wellbeing and have a digital detox
  • A sense of pride and achievement

The price, what's included and kit list

We're not interested in making money, just changing lives. So there's only one price and no hidden extras.

Reserve your place with a deposit of just £100 today.

You will get:

  • One instructor from start to finish
  • Full programme, crammed full of activities
  • All the kit to keep you safe, dry and warm
  • Accommodation and bedding
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks
  • Fully comprehensive insurance

You will need:

  • A sense of adventure
  • Clothes and footwear for each day
  • A camera (for the memories)
  • Pocket money for souvenirs and an ice cream or two! (recommended)

Thomas' Discover Adventure story

Guest blogger and Discover Adventure participant Thomas (aged 11) shares his tales of discovery at Aberdovey.

The Adventure Fund

We won't let money stand in your way, if you need a top-up apply to the Adventure Fund.

Take a look at what other people have been saying

If you've been on one of our adventures, why not provide a review yourselves? Let other people know what they can expect.

16 Aug 2018

The Best week of my life

I've had such an amazing time and I feel that I've definitely grown as a person! :)

- Grace
12 Aug 2018

Ullswater

An absolutely incredible experience that I would do again and again. It pushed me to my limits and took me places that I never thought I would go. I arrived full of nerves and apprehension but I left with memories to treasure and friendships that will last a lifetime.

- Eva P