Marshalls Park 2017

Over the last couple of days a group of Year 7’s, 8’s and 9’s joined us here at Trewern for a weekend of fun. We had beautiful weather all weekend for our planned activities: canoeing and kayaking and gorge walking on the Saturday, and climbing and BMX-ing on the Sunday. It was a lot to fit into…

Valence Primary School

We have been visited by year 6 pupils from Valence Primary School this week who have thrown themselves in to their week of activity. The pupils were from two different school sites so they didn’t all know each other before they came to Trewern. It was wonderful to see the children getting to know each…

St. Peters Primary 2017

Its been an incredibly wet and windy this week at Trewern and the year 6 pupils from St.Peters Primary School have coped admirably. With all the bedrooms full and the yurts occupied, the centre has been abuzz with activity. Our aims this week were focused on teamwork and independence as well as spending time being…

Marks Gate Primary

Year 6 pupils from Marks Gate Primary School have had a cracking few days of weather to help them enjoy their stay with us. After a fantastic three days in the gorge, on the river and underground, we all spent the final day at Trewern. The pupils had a chance to go into Hay on Wye…

Mount Stuart Primary

Last week we were visited by a new group of year 5 and 6 pupils from Mount Stuart Primary School. They arrived very excited on monday morning so after settling in we got down to the business of activities. Climbing, the assault course and orienteering followed and everyone was bursting with enthusiasm. Team work was a…

James Campbell Primary…Take 2

Children from Classes 5C and 5D at James Campbell Primary joined us this week at Trewern. We were blessed with glorious weather, and we excelled in meeting our weekly aims of teamwork, listening and trying new things.  There was a BMX and bushcraft day; a tunnel and gorge walking day: a canoeing archery and muddy…

James Cambell Primary

  Well done to all the year 5 pupils from James Cambell School who visited us last week! They brought the sunshine with them as well as bucket loads of energy. We managed to pack in lots of adventure and worked hard towards our aims for the week, which were independence, listening and working together….

Oakdale Junior School

It’s been full on at Trewern this week with 46 year 5 pupils from Oakdale Junior School who arrived bursting with energy and ready for excitement. We have explored underground, climbed Cusop Hill, canoed on the canal and had a whole host of other adventures. Making new friends was one of our main aims and…

Thomas Arnold Year 4

Last week, 36 year 4 pupils came to Trewern for a week of adventure and discovery. It was an exciting week for all and everybody was able to try something new and challenge themselves. The weather went from mild and cloudy to cold and snowy and back again during their stay but nobody was put…

JRCS GCSE Geography

Well done to all the Year 10 students from Jo Richardson Community School who visited us earlier this term for some GCSE Geography fieldwork. Much of the work was near the coast so the days were long. Fish and chips helped everyone along and hopefully the group went home with some new knowledge and skills….