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Weymouth Outdoor Education Centre and Paddlesports Academy

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Adventure all the way

very approachable staff, highly skilled, worth every penny, Students came away proud of what they... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Rosie D
Great Again....

First class instructors who helped the children at all times, many thanks to Gemma and Freya, they... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
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Weymouth Outdoor Education Centre is a County Council Adventure Activity provider in Dorset. Perfectly situated on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, we run a variety of activities including Sailing, Kayaking, Climbing, Coasteering, Abseiling...more
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

very approachable staff, highly skilled, worth every penny, Students came away proud of what they had achieved.

1  Thank Rosie D
Reviewed 25 June 2018

First class instructors who helped the children at all times, many thanks to Gemma and Freya, they even remembered the children's names when we went back the following morning (there were 30 children) and even asked about a child who was not there !!! Good...More

1  Thank DorsetPortlanders
Reviewed 17 May 2018

A group of us from work went kayaking with WOEC this summer and we had a great time paddling from near Sandsfoot castle to Ferrybridge. We set our early evening which was a really calm time to go. The instructor must have quickly assessed our...More

2  Thank tinaironside
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Had booked a day's activity for our Scout group while we were camping in Dorset. Unfortunately, the weather meant our coasteering activity had to be canceled but the centre organized a morning activity on the water with paddle boarding and kayaking. The scouts really enjoyed...More

1  Thank Jane G
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We booked three days of six half day activities for groups of eight cadets and staff. We had a fantastic time. The WOEC staff were very flexible and able to move instructors and vary group sizes to cater for cadets preferences to participate in the...More

1  Thank VirLou
Reviewed 4 September 2016

WOEC provided two days of activities for around 65 children aged 11-15 on our recent trip to Dorset. I was impressed. They run climbing and abseiling sessions on real rock at Portland Bill which although some youngsters found challenging was pitched so that all came...More

1  Thank JimneyB
Reviewed 18 July 2016

A warm and friendly welcome with well prepared mix of theory and practical elements made the course contents relevant and comfortably absorbed.

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Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We took 23 family members ages ranging from 2 to 66 for a morning of climbing, orienteering, abseiling and "the tunnels". Absolutely brilliant. Luke did a wonderful job teaching and encouraging everyone. Watching grandchildren aged 2, 2, 4 & 5 in harnesses scrambling up walls...More

Thank JHC1948
Reviewed 9 August 2015

This was our second coasteering birthday party and just as fantastic as the first one two years ago. Superb organisation and instruction from WOEC staff who were as enthusiastic as our group of eight 13 year olds. Portland is a great setting for this exciting...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Brilliant! This was arranged for my 11 year old (going on 14 :-)) grandson and myself as an introduction to archery. Excellent help from Julia in administration in arranging and providing the session. "Will" the instructor was fantastic in his approach and clearly very used...More

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