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Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre

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Address: Appledore EX39 1NG, England
Phone Number: +44 1237 475992
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Description: Get wet - climb high - stay low, whatever you want, you can do it! Skern...
Get wet - climb high - stay low, whatever you want, you can do it! Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre on the North Devon coast will give you a day or stay to remember, where adults and children alike will find fun, challenge, inspiration and laughter.Enjoy an outdoor activity programme to meet all of your needs, whether you are a family or a few friends after a holiday or day of outdoor activities, trying to find something to do during those long days during the school holidays or a parent after a safe, secure and energising summer camp where your children can meet individuals and discover new things.
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Fantastic Weekend away

What a wonderful time all 32 of us had at Skern Lodge Activity Centre, We were on a rugby tour with 18 15 year old boys, some dads and mums, we all joined in with the assault... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

What a wonderful time all 32 of us had at Skern Lodge Activity Centre, We were on a rugby tour with 18 15 year old boys, some dads and mums, we all joined in with the assault course, Archery and River Rafting and had a brilliant time. It was lovely for all the boys to sleep in the rooms together... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

There are many reasons why we continue to take our Year 8 pupils to Skern Lodge every year. The outstanding OAA provision is just one of the many things we love about Skern. The instructors are the best in their field, often older and wiser than many you find with other providers, and all highly professional. The pupils learn life... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Wonderful surroundings, comfortable loggings, excellent food, amenities and activities! Most importantly brilliant staff, from Instructors to the Catering team! Can't wait to go back again!

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Wiltshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our family [aged 15-60] visited Skern for the day. Our programme was tailor made and very flexible to suit our needs. Andrea in the office was helpful and efficient at getting back to us and putting together the programme. The high ropes and zip were great fun and tuition for surfing was excellent. Paul our instructor was fun and safety... More 

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Pros- booked boys in for a surfing session for an afternoon. Very easily booked, helpful staff, reasonable price. All equipment provided. Boys were transferred to Westward Ho! beach by minibus. The boys were very happy when they came back and said they had a wonderful time. Cons-rather muddled instructions about where to wait,which left my youngest slightly anxious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I spent a week at Skern Lodge last year for my geography fieldwork and can only leave with it my most upward appraisals. The staff were fun and full of banter, even if some took a bit of coming round too, the food in the canteen could have been of Michelin star quality, especially the lunches. The bar is an... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

My husband, 8 year old son and I spent a fun filled day at Skern Lodge during the Easter holidays. The adventure day we signed up for was Surfing/Body Boarding in the morning and the Assault Course and Zip Wire during the afternoon. No one in my family had done surfing before and we were all looking forward to trying... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Have just got back after a week with 77 9 and 10 year olds. It truly is an awesome place! The activities are fantastic and the instructors are just fabulous. They are so good, they even managed to get one of our teachers up the climbing wall after 14 years of not being able to do it. Alex and Alex... More 

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Alderney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I was part of a Charity Kayak trip doing some training for our exped in June. I must say the facilities were second to none and the instructors were fantastic, food and accom also excellent. Cant wait to return in the Summer with work colleagues. Keep up the great work Glynn and all at Skern Lodge.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

We took the extended family and did several activities over the day. The staff were friendly, helpful and were able to allow people to enjoy themselves without being too restrictive due to health and safety. The kids all responded well to the guidance provided and the staff kept the interest and focus whilst encouraging the guys to move along. A... More 

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Additional Information about Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre

Address: Address: Appledore EX39 1NG, England
Phone Number: +44 1237 475992
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Appledore
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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