Our diverse range of on and offsite activities are set to test and challenge and help to pick up new skills along the way. From scaling down trees, exploring our beautiful forests or sleeping under the stars, there will be activities for all to enjoy.

All our activities are delivered by our experienced staff, and have been perfected so you can get the most out of your experience.

Come and try our summer specials. Get in touch to find out more.

Carey active birthday parties


You get 2 one-hour sessions with our instructors.
Choose from:

  • archery
  • low ropes
  • orienteering
  • tunnels


26 July 2019: am and pm
29 July 2019: am and pm
2 August 2019: am and pm
5 August 2019: am and pm
16 August 2019: am and pm



Morning schedule
Arrive at Carey Camp
Activities from 9.45am to 11.45am
Self-catered lunch from 11.45am to 12.30pm
Afternoon schedule

Arrive at Carey Camp at 1.30pm
Activities from 1.45pm top 3.45pm
Self-catered tea from: 3.45pm to 4.30pm

Carey camping pods
(with exclusive use of the site and self-catering cabin)

What you get

Hire one of our four-berth camping pods (1 double and 2 single beds) and have exclusive use of the whole site at Carey.
Bring your own sheets, bedding and food.

Camping pod facilities

You'll have access to the toilet and shower block, plus the self-catering cabin which has:

  • kettles
  • toasters
  • fridge-freezer
  • dishwasher
  • microwave
  • gas oven
  • hob
  • crockery
  • cutlery


The price for a one-night stay is £100 for one pod.
Or hire both pods for £180 per night.


Arrive from 9am on Saturday and leave by 6pm on Sunday.
These are the available weekends:
27 to 28 July 2019
3 to 4 August 2019
17 to 18 August 2019
24 to 26 August (bank holiday) 2019

Contact the centre to book

Email: careyoec@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Call: 01929 552265

Find the centre

Carey Outdoor Education Centre
Carey Road
BH20 7PB

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