• School Trips - North West

    School Trips


    Multi-Activity Days and Residentials


    A trip to Rock & River is all about trying something new, gaining confidence and learning from new and exciting experiences. We welcome school groups all year round for action packed multi-activity days or residential visits.

    Choose from a fantastic range of adventurous or curriculum based activities, all at our idyllic outdoor centre in the Lancashire countryside. We'll come to you to deliver activities in your own fields and sports halls.

  • High Ropes course

    High Ropes Adventure


    Dare to try the Leap of Faith!


    The ultimate high ropes course above the tree tops. Every challenge is unique, from The Vines' (a tight rope crossing at 40 feet), to the truly formidable - Leap of Faith'.

    Some elements are designed for groups - so you need to work together to get through.  Others are an individual test of courage.

  • School Holiday Activities | Archery

    School Holiday Activities


    School Holiday Activity Days

    Our Holiday Activity Programme is all about having a great time and being active during the holidays. It's for young people to experience challenging, adventurous activities, make new friends and return to school healthier and more confident.

    Every day is unique as they try each of our exciting outdoor activities. Leave them with our experienced, fully qualified instructors to have the time of their lives!


    We run a long standing offer of 5 full days for the price of 4, this can be booked online for full weeks, or via the office for a split week.

  • Birthdays at Rock and River


    Adventurous activity parties


    A party at Rock & River is all about having fun trying something new and exciting! Choose from 12 exhilarating activities, in breathtaking surroundings, all at our outdoor adventure centre in Lancashire.

    There's all sorts of fun and games, indoors and outdoors, above the trees or on the water - perfect for adventure seeking boys, girls and grown-ups too.

  • Crag Rats climbing club

    Crag Rats Climbing Club


    Crag Rats Climbing Club this Winter

    Crag Rats is our friendly, adventurous activity club for young people. 

    Over the winter we are running the Climbing Club based in our Indoor Climbing Barn, but with sessions on the outdoor Climbing Tower and High Ropes Course in better weather.

  • Activity Experience Vouchers

    Gift Experiences


    Adventurous Activities - All Wrapped Up


    Give the gift of Adventure! 2 hours of expert instruction for 2 people in our best adventurous activities.

    Learn how to kayak, fire a bow, improve your climbing technique or take the High Ropes Challenge! 

  • Adventure Activities Licensing Authority

    Adventure Activities Licensing ensures that Rock & River follow good safety management practices. These practises allow young people to experience exciting and stimulating activities outdoors without being exposed to avoidable risks of death or disabling injury.

  • Learning Outside the Classroom


    The Learning Outside the Classroom quality badge is awarded to providers who have pledged to engage in an ongoing process to sustain high-quality learning outside the classroom and who demonstrate that they meet six specific quality indicators.