Bowles Outdoor Centre
Bowles Outdoor Centre is the centre of excellence for outdoor and experiential learning in the South East of England. Set in stunning countryside on the Kent and Sussex borders, Bowles provides a unique and inspirational learning environment set alongside a spectacular natural sandstone crag.
We are holders of the LOTC Quality Badge for learning outside the classroom and the AHOEC Gold Standard.
Schools, Businesses, Youth, Families, Teams
Bowles serves a wide range of learning communities delivering outdoor and experiential courses sharing the themes of challenge, adventure and fun with a committment to quality and to achieving real outcomes.
Team, Leadership, Personal Development, Self-Confidence, Growth
Bowles offers a range of courses capable of achieving some fantastic outcomes. Clients are regularly amazed by what they can achieve in a short space of time and by the impact our courses have on longer term behaviours, offering a real return on their investment.
Adventure, Challenge, Activity, Venue, Ski Slopes, Rocks, 140 beds
Bowles combines a high quality residential centre with excellent outdoor adventurous activity facilities, including two outdoor floodlit dry ski slopes, ropes courses and indoor heated swimming pool.
Established in 1964, Bowles is a registered charity which exists to contribute to the educational development of young people through the experience of adventurous activities. Our Learning and Development courses covenants all their profits to the charity. This enables us to maintain quality whilst reaching disadvantaged and disabled young people.
Learning and Development Solutions
We now offer a broad range of learning and development solutions for organisations, including team leadership and management development. We are also proud of our fantastic outdoor activity courses for adults, children and their families.
Bowles is located on the Kent/Sussex border five miles from Tunbridge Wells, with London just an hour away by rail or road.
Our environmental summary
Bowles is committed to sustainable environmental practice in all aspects of its operation.
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