Memorable, Educational Stays in North Devon

North Devon’s School Activity Trip Centre

The Ultimate Adventure Centre has a long standing track-record of providing outstanding adventurous day trips and residentials for young students of all ages. Whether you’re looking for an exhilarating day trip with a difference or a memorable residential experience, we have the solution for you.

Every year, we welcome thousands of students through our gates. And with plentiful bunk-style accommodation, an ex-teacher led staff group and activities on-site rated in The Guardian’s ‘Top Days Out’ list, we’re uniquely well equipped to cope with even very large groups.


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On a purpose-built site in North Devon

When it comes to truly memorable school residential experiences, the quality of accommodation is key. We're proud that dozens of schools every year trust us with their kids, and keep on coming back...


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The Ultimate Experiences, curated just for you.

Aerial Adventures

Aerial Adventure combines high ropes, climbing, Jacobs ladder & bag jump! Challenge yourself 11m from the ground - take the leap and scale the wall; it’s an activity to remember! Our newly built course is one of the largest in the UK, using the most up-to-date safety systems.


Mountain Boarding

Mountain Boarding in North Devon; combine or showcase your surf / snowboard and biking skills on a Mountain Board! Its all about control and balance! Previously the site for the Mountain Board World Championship, UAC offers the perfect location to learn the base skills in controlling and turning a Mountain Board.


The Ultimate Assault

Our Assault Course in Bideford, North Devon has been designed with a range of water and land-based obstacles that challenge and test all ages and abilities. Ride the water slide and take on the ‘big balls’. You may have seen something similar on TV, but try the real thing, it's not as easy as it looks!



Add another string to your bow with archery at the Ultimate Adventure Centre in North Devon. Get expert tuition from our instructors to learn all the tips and tricks in the safety of our rifle shooting range. We'll get you hitting that bulls-eye in no time!


Nerf Arena

The UAC supports Nerf shooting, acknowledging that gun related activities are seen by some as no-longer suitable fun for children. We however, support the intrinsic value of young people having innocent fun, building bases, forming teams and developing tactics.


Coasteering North Devon

Coasteering in North Devon involves a combination of adventure sports in a truly next-level experience. Combining elements of bouldering or scrambling and adventure swimming, a coasteering trip in North Devon is the perfect way to see the dramatic coastline in a new light.


Fun For Over 5s

North Devon's No.1 activity combination for the young adventurer. Currently available as a Birthday Party package for 6 or more. It includes four specially crafted activities that are combined to offer physical challenge, something new, to conquer your fears and to have FUN! Our Nerf Arena, Mini Assault, Archery and Traverse Wall are the perfect way to keep the little ones occupied! For bookings of 6 or more we will even include a free cold birthday food buffet served in the cafe after the activities.


SUP & Kayaking

Experience the excitement of kayaking and stand up paddle boarding in North Devon. Our instructors will take you through kayaking & SUP in a dynamic 2-hour session on our stunning lake. North Devon is the perfect environment for both the novices and those with water sports experience.


Surf School

Come and learn to surf (or improve your surfing) on our idyllic North Devon coastline, we're based close to the beach at Westward Ho!, Bideford, 100m from the waves. Our instructors are fun, experienced and great at surfing - they'll help you get up on that board in no time!


Ultimate Disc Golf

Ultimate Disc Golf is a great, low cost activity accessible to all ages and abilities. Also known as ‘Frisbee Golf’, players throw a disc towards a target basket, following rules similar to golf. Our holes have been designed with families and serious players in mind, with holes ranging from 60m – 120m.


Ultimate Ops Laser Tag

Laser Tag is a safe, fun and non contact activity – suitable for all ages and abilities in the natural landscape of North Devon. Channel your inner Rambo and use the beautiful scenery to your advantage, get your commando roll and crawl out and get the enemy in your sights. A great activity out for everyone!


Ready to begin your school adventure?

We’ve got the accommodation, activities and facilities to put together the perfect bespoke school trip in North Devon. Find out more on the links below, start a chat with us or call 01237 88 00 28!

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