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Weymouth Outdoor Education Centre and Paddlesports Academy

Knightsdale Road, Weymouth DT4 0HS, England
+44 1305 784927
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Scouts Activity Day

Had booked a day's activity for our Scout group while we were camping in Dorset. Unfortunately, the... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Jane G
Bristol, United Kingdom
44 cadets

We booked three days of six half day activities for groups of eight cadets and staff. We had a... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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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 and many more.
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Knightsdale Road, Weymouth DT4 0HS, England
+44 1305 784927
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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

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

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

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.

Thank Runty K
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 4 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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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

I've spent a week there and it was awesome 😃 ! Excellent instructors and love all the different activities

Thank Ameline R
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Hugh gave myself and my partner 3 hours of patient , relaxed and fun tuition . Couldn't rate the visit highly enough - highly recommended

Thank Angie M
WeymouthOEC, Luke at Weymouth Outdoor Education Centre and Paddlesports Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2015

Thank you for the review we're all really happy you enjoyed your time Kayaking with Hugh. I've past the review on to him to let him know, you had a good time. Thanks again and we hope to see you again

Reviewed 6 November 2014

4 of us from Land & Wave have just completed 4 star sea training with Paul and Will. Great local knowledge, great learnings, great time!

Thank Graham M
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