© Louise Smithson

Discover Stackpole for Outdoor Learning

Why choose Stackpole?


The climbing wall at Stackpole Centre for Outdoor Learning © Louise Smithson

Find out what's on offer with us. Create your own programme of activities or we can build you a programme around a theme. For example, this could be a 'coastal adventure' or 'eco challenge'. Please call us to discuss your aims for the week.

The Stackpole Outdoor Learning team

Ready for snorkelling © Louise Smithson

We have a great team at Stackpole. Here you'll find out who's who on the staff  team.

The ethos of the centre

We’ve been hosting and leading residential visits since 1983. Our aim is that all visitors to Stackpole Outdoor Learning will be inspired by the great outdoors whilst learning lots about this wonderful coastline too.

Contact us

Stackpole Outdoor Learning Centre
Old Home Farm Yard
SA71 5DQ
Tel: 01646 661464
Fax: 01646 661639
Email  Linda Cole

John Muir Award


The John Muir Award is an environmental award focused on wild places. It encourages awareness and responsibility for the natural environment in a spirit of fun and adventure. You and your students can discover, explore and conserve at Stackpole and finally share with others why wild places are important.

Eco centre

Going green at Stackpole Centre for Outdoor Learning © Louise Smithson

Going green at Stackpole Centre for Outdoor Learning

We’re very proud of how our visitors get stuck into looking after the planet. We've lots of simple and innovative ideas for looking after the environment and saving you money too.

Scrubby Bottoms

Welcome to Scrubby Bottoms © Dan Lane

Welcome to Scrubby Bottoms

Scrubby Bottoms is our little woodland, which is cared for by school groups and volunteers. Maybe your group will be able to help us to make a difference? We even have a composting loo.

Paperwork you'll need to plan your trip:

Stackpole - the Eastern Arm and Eight Arch Bridge © Mike May

Stackpole - the Eastern Arm and Eight Arch Bridge

In a bid to save paper and help you to plan your trip to Stackpole. we're making all our documents available online so that you can download them. They'll be coming soon on our Stackpole pages.