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.

All Outward Bound Adventures have some things in common.

You’ll enjoy authentic outdoor activities in National Parks and wild places, guided by highly-qualified instructors.

It will be a path of discovery. A chance to have fun, be curious and make new friends. Before you know it, you’ll be stepping outside your comfort zone and discovering your talents.

Your confidence will grow and you'll learn how to believe in yourself.

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

Whatever your circumstances, we want you to be able to have an opportunity to go on a summer adventure. As a charity we raise money to provide support when you need it. The adventure fund is here to help.

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.

18 Aug 2021

Ridge

Loved every minute and can't wait to go again. Made some wonderful new friends. Experienced new and thrilling activities and went on some great adventures.
- Esty
11 Aug 2021

Do It!

I had an amazing time at Loch Eil! I tried every adventure that I could as I didn't want to miss out or regret not having tried later. The team spirit, camaraderie and encouragement from everyone including the coaches was amazing. You'll make friends, have fun and surprise yourself.
- Oliver
30 Jul 2021

Ridge

Best summer of my life. Far exceeded my expectations. Loved every minute and made some amazing friends. Challenging but thrilling.
- Kiva