Great Tower


Great Tower has a brand new Centre Manager, with over 7 years of experience managing one of our most popular School Centres, and a reputation for amazing customer service. Last year, every customer that visited the site scored it 10 out of 10!

Close to the shore of Lake Windermere in the heart of the Lake District National Park and set in 250 acres, Great Tower Scout Adventure Centre is an ideal base for exploring this famous area. Great Tower offers a wide range of both land and water based activities, including Jacob's Ladder, archery, low and high ropes, climbing, abseiling and now also offers stand up paddle boarding as well as our other normal watersports from a new location on Lake Winderemere.

Activities at Great Tower include:

  • Canoeing
  • Caving
  • Climbing
  • Ghyll Scrambling
  • High Ropes
  • Hill Walking
  • Jacob's Ladder
  • Orienteering
  • Stand up Paddle Boarding
  • Teambuilding Games

Courses at Great Tower

An all-inclusive Outdoor Adventure Residential Package at Great Tower

All Year Round - 2 to 5 nights

Choose either a 2 night / 3 day or 4 night / 5 day all-inclusive residential package.


  • Return Travel
  • Accommodation (either in the centre or in the tented village)
  • Nutritious meals
  • A fabulous activity programme delivered by qualified instructors   
Key Stage:
From only £ 179.00 per pupil


Birks Road
Newby Bridge
LA23 3PQ


No. of Beds: 104