Cornwall Outdoors is managed by Cornwall Learning which is part of Cornwall Council. Within Cornwall the unit operates seven residential centres and raises achievement and aspiration through adventure and outdoor learning.
Cornwall Outdoors Centres
When you leave Cornwall to work in another authority and want to do some Outdoor Education it is then that you realise “What a Jewel in the Crown” to schools Cornwall Outdoors really is.
Mark Lees Headteacher Threemilestone School
Visiting Delaware was a fantastic experience for all our staff and children. There was a huge range of activities to challenge our children and so many opportunities to raise their self-esteem, develop their independence and improve their problem...
Thank you for a brilliant camp. The children and staff had a memorable experience. The activities were well organised, enjoyable and safe. - Mullion CP
Having used Cornwall Outdoors for 20 years I can say that I have never been disappointed. I do have total trust and confidence in the service that Cornwall Outdoors provides. Nothing is too much trouble.
"Staff were great with the younger children giving them an excellent experience"
It was amazing. The best camp I’ve ever been to!
Staff were very welcoming and well organised and once again provided us with a great outdoor education experience - St Columb Minor
Thoroughly enjoyable, excellent exciting activities, well delivered in a caring, challenging but safe environment. St Mary’s CofE Pz
Cornwall Outdoors is always willing and able to tailor the experiences to meet the needs of the school.
Super service, super staff. Would highly recommend centre to others. - Cubert
Alex, one of our instructors made us laugh by wearing a pink hat and carrying a giant pencil.
The staff are welcoming , insightful and passionate and this shines through during the time spent at the centre. During the two visits I have been involved with, the children have always had an enjoyable and appropriately challenging time...
I love Roseland Camp, it was amazing!
School camp was fantastic especially when I learnt how to turn a corner.
I love Roseland Camp, it was amazing!
The instructors were particulary great, all made the camp extremely fun, enjoyable and safe. A time to remember. We look forward to returning again next year. - Porthpean
I just wanted to drop you a line to formally thank you for a fantastic camp experience.
Whilst all of the activities were individually of huge benefit to our students, overall I think that our students benefitted most from having the...
Roseland was really epic, I really like archery.
Fantastic course really enjoyed it. Paul was a brilliant instructor and really understands the people he is training i.e. needs and confidence etc. Brilliant. - School Teacher.
Without Delaware and the other Cornwall Outdoor Centres, small schools such as ours would be unable to offer their pupils such valuable and high quality outdoor centre education. Enjoy the rest of your summer and keep up the good work....
I was so delighted, I can’t wait for next year.
What fantastic staff at the centre, from the Centre Manager, the instructors, the cook and the cleaner. A brilliant team that made our stay very special. - Summercourt - Caroline Swann
I hope you don’t mind me clogging up your inbox but I just wanted to say a quick thanks to you and Paul for the weekend. I’ve been on loads of training events over the years, some good and some not so good, but this one stands out as excellent in...
Well what can I say other than a massive thank you for all the hard work and effort you put into the residentials, I have been reviewing the presentations and it is clear that it was a resounding success this is down to the hard work and total...
Cornwall Outdoors provides our children with a range of memorable experiences, delivered by well qualified and friendly staff in a risk assessed environment. We know it is these experiences that our children will take away with them and remember...
Having used Cornwall Outdoors for the last 23 years I can say, with confidence, that the quality has always been good but still continues to improve.
Ian Bruce Headteacher Rosemellin School
Staff at the centre were friendly and incredibly helpful. They really enthused our children and clearly enjoyed the work they do. Thank you. - Roseland
"Each year the Delaware experience is even better than the previous year. We had nothing but positive comments from all the children and parents. The new activities in the day room were an excellent way of many children enjoying time in the...
"Excellent activities and fun hands on learning”
Cornwall Outdoors offers safe, exciting opportunities that are excellent value for money. I really recommend them.
Helen Collinge Headteacher Treleigh Community Primary School
We are very happy with the facilities, instructors and catering. Keep up the good work. - Porthpean
Roseland Camp is brilliant, excellent and very very fun
The best week of the year with the climbing, canoeing and archery. Just can’t wait until next year.
Thanks to all the staff for another fantastic camp. We are always made to feel welcome and both staff and children always have a great time. - St Dennis
The strength of Cornwall Outdoors is that it offers a flexible and personalised response to meet the needs of the school.
The activities were stretching, the staff pleasant, the food good . Thank you for a really good camp. The children's word was PHENOMINAL.. - Calstock - Elizabeth Congdon
It was so fantastic I want to come next year.
All the activities were amazingly good fun.
“A brilliant day. The school grounds setting was perfect” - “I loved this training day. It has reignited the fire! Great cross curricular links”
Every single second of the activities were amazing.
For residential visits Cornwall Outdoors has thought of everything!
The centre staff were helpful and very understanding of the different needs of our children. Indian Queens
This was the most useful/interesting course attended, well delivered course both on training and examination. - Teacher.
"Coming down to Porthpean is for us one of the best weeks of the school year" - Liskeard School
By far the best course I have been on. Very Enjoyable made even better by the instructor who was outstanding! - A Teacher.
"Always good for further updates and learning experiences from other first aiders and instructors – eg safe airway position keeping spine aligned"
Cornwall Outdoors provides our teachers with the confidence to encourage children to enjoy Outdoor Learning.
Penny Shilston Headteacher Archbishop Benson CE Primary School
All the activities were challenging and I learnt lots of new skills.
As soon as we advertise one of Cornwall Outdoors Residentials we are immediately oversubscribed. That speaks volumes for Cornwall Outdoors!
Tim Rice Teacher at Rosemellin School
“All the minimal equipment activities were very useful to get the children talking and listening – excellent day, thank you so much” - “Finding clay nest and making piskie activity had great scope for literacy outdoors”
I think that Pelistry is an awesome campsite - - Torpoint Comm Phillippa Petford
Instructors all great with pupils and made our stay really enjoyable. - Bosvigo