Avon Tyrrell


Home to UK Youth, Avon Tyrrell is our leading outdoor learning centre in the New Forest National Park. Dedicated to providing opportunities and unlocking potential in young people through inclusive outdoor learning, we offer an extensive range of adventure, outdoor learning and tailored programmes for groups and individuals. We recognise and reward achievements made outside of the classroom, providing the opportunity for everyone to 'Experience, Learn and Develop'.

With over 40 different activities ranging from canoeing and kayaking to climbing, archery, mountain biking and raft building as well as on site accommodation in our Grade I listed house, self-catering lodges and camping there are opportunities for everyone from youth organisations, corporate companies and schools to families and friends.

Our qualified and passionate staff have the knowledge and industry expertise to make booking with us as easy as possible and can provide important documentation needed to support your visit.

For more information click the boxes below or visit the Avon Tyrrell website.

AT - Activities
Choose from 40 activities

We have a wide range of activities that are designed to encourage young people to experience, learn and develop. From archery to bushcraft, climbing and abseiling to raft building - we have an activity for everyone.

AT - Stay
Stay in our Grade I listed house

Whatever the size of your group, or your budget, we have what you need to have a fantastic and comfortable stay with us. We offer three types of accommodation including rooms in our Avon Tyrrell grade I listed calendar house, 6,12 and 14 berth lodges and camping options.

At - Book
Book with us

If you would like to experience some of our 40 activities, or would simply like a relaxing break in the New Forest then book with us at Avon Tyrrell. 

NCS Groups

At Avon Tyrrell we have a wealth of experience with NCS groups, a stunning location and highly qualified staff to help run your programme. Whether you are looking to change venue or have yet to book a venue for the upcoming programmes, please give us a call to register your interest.

Prince's Trust
Prince's Trust Programmes

UK Youth have become experts in delivering powerful development and learning programmes. At our national Activity Centre at Avon Tyrrell in the New Forest, you will find the perfect location to run a Prince’s Trust Residential Programme with the support of the Avon Tyrrell Team.


At Avon Tyrrell we not only provide development opportunities for the groups that visit but with 20% of our workforce undergoing an apprenticeship, we provide hands on learning and experiences for young people to help further develop their careers.

Cookies and our website

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use the website, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the site.

Version details
Version: 1.0.15
Build: eac6c2fbbc27
Time: 2016-11-15 23:04