Run by experienced Devon-based teachers, Forest & Beach residential stays have received outstanding reviews. A peaceful, private site overlooking Start Bay where children explore, play and investigate nature in a safe and secure environment.Forest & Beach is an independent outdoor learning centre based in beautiful Beeson, South Devon, one mile from the stunning beach at Beesands.
Children can enjoy firelighting, outdoor cooking, shelter-building, beach exploration, investigating aquatic habitats by canoe with 'Singing Paddles', archery, farm and historical walks, and a private lighthouse visit. Children are given time to follow their own line of enquiry so that the natural world around them can excite and stimulate.
Facilities: Eco-barn powered by wind turbine and solar panels, compost loos, new solar powered showers, private woodland, event field for camping, insulated Pod and Yurt.
Bespoke packages for Year 3 and upwards
2-day, 3-day, 4-day and 5-day stays available.
"If you are considering a camping residential, with a focus on outstanding outdoor education provision, I would certainly recommend Forest & Beach without hesitation." Sue Jezard, Executive Headteacher South Hams Federation
The video below provides a snapshot of our school term-time and holiday-time residential visits for children and young people of all ages. Our school residential visits have received outstanding feedback. We pride ourselves on providing a high standard of care and we love inspiring everyone about our beautiful natural surroundings.
Other areas of our work with schools include:
For further information or to discuss your requirements, please contact Pete Moore at Forest & Beach:
tel: 01548 580 744