Sport for sceptics: Stackpole, Pembrokeshire

A group of children running on the beach at Stackpole Outdoor Learning Education Centre, Pembrokeshire

Stackpole Outdoor Learning Centre is a bustling hub of family-friendly activities, set among dunes, beaches, woodlands and lakes. There’s more than enough going on here to fill up a whole holiday.


  • Families can learn how to go sea kayaking on ‘sit on tops’ from the sheltered Stackpole Quay.
  • The beaches at Stackpole are a popular destination for swimming, diving, surfing and shallow water photography. You can hire our snorkelling kit to see the rich marine life.
  • If you stay with us you can hire from our fleet of mountain bikes too, subject to availability.
  • Try coasteering, an adrenaline fuelled activity featuring cliff jumping and swimming. You will be accompanied by experienced instructors and safety equipment is provided.

Where to stay

Bunkhouses, cottages or bed and breakfast accommodation is all available at Stackpole. Alternatively, families can join us for a wild camping adventure with one of our rangers – experts in bush craft, camping and foraging.

Call us on 01646 661425 to find out more about our activities and accommodation.