We have facilities for Archery and Shooting in a separate wooded area across the road from Snowball Plantation.

These activities must be pre-booked to ensure that we have appropriately qualified instructors available  You will need to ensure that you have carried out appropriate risk assessments and obtained all the necessary consents of those who wish to take part (or from parents and guardians of young people).

Archery and Shooting are both available at a cost of £40 per hour for a maximum of 12 people per session.  This number includes any supervising adults, who must oversee the young people whilst others are taking part in the activity.

The sessions can be booked by emailing or telephoning 07510997207 to check availability and then complete the forms available here.


The Arena in front of the Lodge is a large open space that is a communal and shared facility.
It is useful for team games and play, but it is important that you discuss and co-ordinate your activities with other site users.
Football posts are permanently available. There are also frisbee golf posts situated around the arena – you will need to book the equipment and pay a deposit to use these, please see below.
And when you need to take a rest, have a lunch breaks or get together for work activities, there are eight picnic benches located around the Arena.


We have a range of equipment that you can book to use whilst you are on site, subject to availability and payment of appropriate deposits or charges.  Examples of equipment available includes:

  • large ball                            £10 per hour
  • geo caching                       £10 per hour
  • frisbee golf, posts situated around arena        £10 deposit for equipment
  • sumo suits                                                       £10 deposit
  • large garden games, chess/draughts/connect £10 deposit for each
  • pioneering poles
  • 4 orienteering courses    Course A Map    Course B Map   Course C Map    Course D Map  (answers available from Booking Secretary)
  • football
  • rounders
  • cricket

Please do discuss this with the Booking Secretary prior to your arrival or with the Duty Warden during your stay.