Adventurous activities for kids and families
Get ready for an unforgettable adventure with Essex Outdoors
Discover family friendly leisure activities and school holiday kids clubs to keep the kids entertained or embark on a memorable adventure to for all the family to enjoy.
Family days out in Essex
Whether the kids just want to have fun, tweens and teenagers want to test their limits, or you are looking to sharpen up your technical skills, our highly trained and experienced team offer the care and insights you need for a safe and memorable experience at four purpose-built centres across Essex.
From our coastal sites at Bradwell and Mersea on the river Blackwater estuary in the east of the county, to our woodland haven at Danbury in the heart of Essex and our oasis of urban adventure at Harlow in the west, our stunning locations have their own individual character and unique opportunities for adventure.
Adventurous experiences for all ages
From our incredible Sailing and Powerboat Experience Days and Youth Sailing week, to the Harlow High Adventure, Sky Ropes at Great Notley Country Park, Birthday Parties and Kid’s Holiday Activity Days, take weekends and school holidays to a new level.
You can even try a range of paddle sports at our Harlow centre, including stand up paddle boarding taster sessions and our regular canoeing and kayaking clubs.
And our highly rated wellness weekend festival, at Mersea this autumn, now in its second year, is sure to inspire and energise you in the great outdoors.
For Summer 2023 book 4 School Holiday Activity Days, get a 5th FREE!
Enjoy an unforgettable adventure that you will remember for years to come. Show us what you’re made of.