Summer Camps 2019
Over many years we have gained the reputation of running some of the most exciting Summer Camps in Cork. Many of our staff started out as children attending our summer camps and progressing onto greater heights in Outdoor Education. You can be assured your childs safety, enjoyment and learning through doing will be central to the experience.
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Ages: 6 to 8
Ages: 6 to 8
A safe and exciting introduction to the world of adventure sports, the young boys and girls get to experience a mixture of water and land based activities, such as sailing, kayaking, bodyboarding, bushcraft skills and much more. They will be introduced to a variety of environments and learn all about the creatures and plants that live in them, along with games where they learn to enjoy playing and sharing with other Young Pirates.
Ages: 8 to 10
Young boys and girls will get to experience a variety of adventure sport, environments and games in a safe and exciting way. Activities such as sailing, body-boarding, archery and rock-pooling, kayaking and campcraft are just a taste of what the Sea-dogs get to experience in a week, all the while developing their social skills and confidence.
Kayak & Canoe Camps
Kayak/Canoe Camp is a week long skills programme whereby young people explore Kinsale Harbour and the surrounding areas in kayaks and canoes . Students will learn a variety of skills, gain confidence in their own ability, knowledge of the environment and have an amazing time along the way. At the end of the course, having successfully completed certain skills, participants will be presented with Canoeing Ireland certificates .
Surf Camp is a new camp for 2019 where teenagers will be introduced to surfing and life saving skills. Throughout the week students will progress with their surfing skills and be introduced to a variety of life saving skills with an aim to gaining wider knowledge of marine environments.
Ages: 10 to 12
Find Adventure is a step up from the younger camps. Girls and boys will find themselves faced with more challenging activities to suit their age such as learning to helm a sailing boat, surf a wave, go for a journey in a kayak and build a Leave No Trace camp fire. Learn different skills through games and activities and have a great week doing it.
(2 night camping)
Ages: 13 - 16
Youth Expedition Summer Camp is an ideal option for Teenagers. The start of the week, teenagers get to experience a number of activities such as climbing, kayaking, surfing, coasteering, archery etc.. Mid week marks the start of the expedition where they will camp out for two nights in two locations as they make their way down the Bandon River to Kinsale, during their journey the teenagers will learn valuable campcraft skills, resilience, social development and gain knowledge and appreciation, of the surrounding environment.
This brand new week long camp places more emphasis on adventure sports and challenge to suit the age of participants. They will learn new skills in an exciting land and sea environment and take part in activities such as coasteering, rockclimbing, sea kayaking, sailing, adventure swimming and survival skills.