NCS Residentials

Tailored programmes specifically designed to meet the objectives of the National Citizen Service residential component.

We’re FLEXIBLE to meet your needs - catered or self-catered, dormitory accommodation or on-site camping. All with a choice of over 20 exciting outdoor activities!

WE’VE GOT THE SPACE - whether your group is made up of 12 or 200 young people, our 12-acre site can accommodate you all. And we're just 10 minutes from the A1 and A19, right in the heart of magnificent North Yorkshire!

Based on the results of our NCS involvement over the past  years, our NCS packages now include daily goal-setting and reflection sessions. We've also added dry stone walling and navigation activities to our choice of proven outdoor adventures.

Book now and pay a deposit before the 31st March 2024 to receive a 10% discount. 

NCS Residential
2023/2024 prices starting from £260pp off peak up to £301.00pp On peak.

The price includes four nights accommodation, activities and transport to the offsite activities.

For fully catered packages all meals are included.

Accommodation

We are now offering camping space for up to 36 people - a truly 'in tents' experience! 

You can bring your own tents or we can arrange to supply them for you. Camping groups will be allocated their own washing and dining facilities. 

Camping is a great value way to enjoy a residential activity programme, and itself offers additional opportunities for learning and personal development.

The sports complex can be booked on a fully- or self-catered basis and can accommodate a total of 36 people in dormitories varying in size from 2 to 12 beds.  

It has a combined dining and lounge area and is equipped with a stairlift for those with limited mobility.

The Lakehouse is our newest addition to the Centre completed in 2023, it has lovely views out over the Lake. 

 

Lakehouse building plan.

The Stables can be booked on a fully catered basis and can accommodate a total of 36 people in dormitories varying in size from 2 to 8 beds. 

The Stables feature a dining area and separate communal lounge, as well as 3 downstairs, wheelchair-accessible dormitories with adjacent accessible showers and toilets. 

FAQs

Sorry no - because of the training requirements and risk assessments we have to put in place we can't let you do your own adventorous activties. We do allow ball games, wide games and problem solving on the field during your down time but you will need to bring your own equipment. 

Carlton Lodge provides all bedding even for the self catered.The exception is those that are camping in their own tents.

Yes, risk assessments cover all aspects of our operations and a risk management summary is available for group leaders.

Yes we do. The Stables accommodation is fully accessible and all activities can be adapted to any need.

Yes. With prior warning the majority of special dietary requirements can be catered for.

Yes smoking is not allowed on site or in any Centre vehicles. 

Yes. We conform to UK national governing bodies codes of practice where applicable and the centre is licensed by AALA (Adventure Activities Licensing Authority).

There are four activities per day. Start time 9.30am until 4.30pm with an hour for lunch. Each activity lasts 1 hour 30 minutes. We also offer inclusive packages which include evening activities between the hours of 7.00pm and 8.30pm.

Anyone. Our specailty is working with organised groups of young people. We recommend that minimum numbers should be eight but if you have less, please get in touch and we will do our best to help.