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Studland Road, Corfe Castle, Dorset BH20 5JG
01929 481 222

Leading in outdoor education since 1992

Youth Programmes and Duke of Edinburgh

Activities for Youth Organisations, DofE Residentials and Expeditions

enjoy a climbing session at Brenscombe Outdoor Centre

Working with young people from youth and community groups, clubs and organisations

We pride ourselves on our ability to cater for youth groups and organisations of all kinds and offer a range of day activities, residentials and expeditions to meet any requirements.Indoor Accommodation, camping on or off site and a wide range of activities that makes the most of our stunning location

Brownies enjoy a session at Brenscombe Outdoor Centre

DofE Residentials and Expeditions

As an approved DofE provider we offer adventurous multi activity Gold Residentials and training and assessment for Bronze expeditions. With our base in the Purbecks and a sister outdoor centre in the New Forest we offer two fully supported locations for basing Bronze expeditions from. An experienced full time staff team provides continuity and support to ensure your DofE experience is successful.

The Big Canoe fully loaded for an expediton


Activity days

Youths mountain biking at Brenscombe Outdoor Centre

We can offer youth groups a great range of activites to achieve their goal - from an action-packed day to a more relaxed time away together to buiild or consolidate group relationships. 


Camping for youth groups at Brenscombe Outdoor Centre

Youth groups have the option of staying with us at Brenscombe for a longer period of time. We can put together a programme for one or more nights according to your needs. We are flexible with the kind of accommodation we offer - indoors, camping on site using centre facilities or camping in more remote locations with fewer comforts. 


Expedition map reading

From a single day off site to several nights away we have the equipment and staff to support your expedition.


Brenscombe is the best professional activity centre I have visited, with beautiful surrounding countryside and fantastic outdoor activities, friendly, highly trained staff all ways willing to go the extra mile.

Tower Hamlets

Very supportive staff, who are very adaptable to the needs of the group.

City of Westminster

We have been coming for seven wonderful years. Brenscombe is a joy and pleasure to come back to each year.

Hampton Youth Project


Latest News


Our successful Day Camp programme will be running again this year from the Easter Holidays. With a mix of water sports, high ropes, target sports, bushcraft and games during the...

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