- August 6, 2018 - August 10, 2018
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
A great way to experience some varied exciting activities in the countryside with local experts Moorland Adventure! Based at Tegg’s Nose Country Park, each day focuses on different activities and it will give you a taste of adventure! Suitable for anyone between the ages of 8 and 16. Booking and payment in advance is essential. All day 3 participants must be “Water confident”.
Day 1 – Monday 6th August – Archery and Bushcraft
Day 2 – Tuesday 7th August – Climb and Abseil
Day 3 – Wednesday 8th August – Canoe / Kayak & raft building at Rudyard Lake
Day 4 – Thursday 9th August – Climbing and Scrambling at The Roaches
Day 5 – Friday 10th August – Challenge Day (Abseiling, Climbing, Orienteering and Problem Solving)
Cost £35 per day or sign up for all 5 days for a reduced price of £150.
Activities run from 9.00am to 4.00pm but to allow for maximum flexibility, you can drop off your child from 8.30am and collect at any time between 4.00pm and 5.00pm.
Please bring a packed lunch and drinks with you each day or you can purchase a packed lunch option (including sandwich, drink and snack) from Tegg’s Nose Tea Room on days 1, 2 and 5, for £5. Breakfast and afternoon snacks are also available to purchase from the Tea Room before and after the activity club sessions on days 1, 2 and 5.
Time: 8.30am to 5.00pm each day
Days 1, 2 and 5 Meeting point: Tegg’s Nose Country Park Visitor Centre, Buxton Old Road, Macclesfield, SK11 0AP (SJ950733)
Day 3 Meeting point: Rudyard Lake, Rudyard, ST13 8RN (SJ950580)
Day 4 Meeting point: The Roaches, Roach Road, Nr Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8UB (SK00416212)
Leaders: Moorland Adventure – www.moorlandadventure.co.uk
Information: 01625 573615
(Suitable for anyone between the age of 8 and 16 / Places limited – please book in advance / There is a charge, payable in advance, for attending this event / Please wear suitable boots and clothing / Partnership event / Bring a packed lunch / Refreshment stop, opportunity for refreshments / Car parking charge)
Venue: Tegg's Nose Country Park
Discover Tegg’s Nose Country Park and experience Cheshire’s wild hill country where rock dominates the landscape. Dry stone walls and sturdy barns add to the dramatic character of the steeply sided valleys while many of the hill tops are pitted with old quarries. This site is managed by Cheshire East Council Countryside Ranger Service. More information about the site can be found on it's website or Facebook page.