Underbank Outdoors Centre

Leap into your adventure experience at Peak Pursuits at Underbank!

Location: Underbank Outdoor Activity Centre, Underbank Reservoir, Oaks Lane, Stocksbridge, nr Sheffield, S36 4GH

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Opening Times

28th March - 31st October 10:00 - 18:00 Weekends, Bank Holidays and School Holidays
or via pre arrangement or advanced booking

1st November - 27th March via pre arrangement or booking

Boat Launch
Available when centre is open (as above) or via pre arrangement.

Paddle Boat (Canoe and Kayak) £5 per day
Sail or Power Boat £10 per day

Kids Sunday Courses

Work towards an award, learn a new skill or just for fun our Sunday Morning Children's Courses run in 6 week blocks from 10am-11am and 11am-12noon for kids aged 7-14yrs with a minimum height of 1.1metres for £36 per course.

  • Climbing Course - £36
    An introduction to climbing to experience and develop basic climbing skills. By the end of the course you will be able to fit a harness, have developed basic climbing moves and know how to be safe at a climbing venue.

    Dates: 17/04/16, 24/04/16, 01/05/16, 08/05/16, 15/05/16, 22/05/16

  • Paddle Sports Course - £36
    Working towards the various stages of the BCU Paddlepower awards structure you will build experience and skills using a variety of paddle crafts. This course can be a preparation for other BCU awards if participants wish to progress.

    Dates: 12/06/16, 19/06/16, 26/06/16, 03/07/16, 10/07/16, 17/07/16

"Leap of Faith" - Have a go
Available when centre is open (as above) or via pre arrangement - £4 per person for two jumps

Centre Manager Matt Collins and the team welcome you to launch your own canoe, kayak or sailing boat or book an instructed session for you and your group. Families, friends, schools and youth organisations, and corporate groups can all benefit from activities at this fantastic centre within easy reach of Manchester, Sheffield and Barnsley. Have fun, challenge yourself, develop your team, try something new and learn new skills. Whatever your outcome we've got the activity solution for you!

Facilities onsite include:
Class/meeting room
Toilets and changing facilities
12m climb and abseil tower and high ropes course

Situated on the banks of Underbank reservoir the site is surrounded by woodland and backs onto the moorland of the northern Peak District. Ideal for offsite activities including climbing, scrambling, walking, DofE Expeditions and mountain biking. Onsite, participants can enjoy canoeing, kayaking, sailing, raft building, archery, orienteering and team building activities.

N.B. All instructed sessions include safety equipment and use of the car park and changing facilities.

Outdoors industry providers are also welcome to bring their groups to the site by prior arrangement.

For all enquiries please call 01782 722226 or email us referencing Underbank.


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Peak Pursuits
Part of Peak Activity Services Ltd (Registered Number: 6824664)
Castle Hill, Nantwich Rd
Audley, Staffordshire, ST7 8DH.
Contact No. 01782 722226

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