Adventurous Activities

Welcome to Adventure Aberdeen!

We offer an extensive range of exciting adventurous activities for both individuals, schools and private groups from our venues at Kingswells in Aberdeen and Adventure Speyside, our residential centre based in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, just outside Grantown-on-Spey.
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Overview

Adventure Aberdeen

We offer an extensive range of exciting adventurous activities for both individuals, schools and private groups from our venues at Kingswells in Aberdeen and Adventure Speyside, our residential centre based in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, just outside Grantown-on-Spey. Adventure Aberdeen Snowsports in Garthdee also operates the city’s only dry ski slope.

Adventurous activities are a fantastic way for individuals, families and teams to challenge themselves and learn new skills, whilst enjoying the great outdoors. The duration of the activities can be half-day, full-day, week-long or anything in-between. We can take inspiration from your initial request or signpost you to a package once you give us an idea of what you’re looking for.

With activities tailored for all ages and abilities, please contact us to discuss your requirements and start planning your next adventure right here. Contact us on 01224 270990 or email adventureaberdeen@sportaberdeen.co.uk

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Activities

Activities

Adventure Aberdeen has held an adventure activities license since 1997 and prides itself on putting safety at the core of its operation, with qualified, specialist instructors leading all activities.

With activities tailored for all ages and abilities, please contact us to discuss your requirements and start planning your next adventure right here. Contact us on 01224 270990 or email adventureaberdeen@sportaberdeen.co.uk

Outdoor Centres

Outdoor Centres

Adventure Aberdeen covers a wide area across the north east. From Aberdeen city and shire to our newly renovated Adventure Speyside centre in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park just outside Grantown on Spey.

Let Adventure Aberdeen accommodate your next adventurous activity.

Fairley Road, Kingswells, Aberdeen AB15 8PZ
Open til 17:00 01224 270990
Cromdale, Near Grantown-on-Spey PH26 3LN
Open til 17:00 01224 270990
Corporate & Private Groups

Corporate & Private Groups

Corporate Groups

If you are looking for a corporate away day or team building retreat to get everyone’s blood pumping, then look no further!

At Adventure Aberdeen we provide bespoke corporate away days and team building for your company, based around a range of exciting adventurous activities.

Adventurous activities are a fantastic way for teams to challenge themselves and learn the importance of working together and communicating effectively, whilst enjoying a new activity in Scotland’s great outdoors.

With half-day, full-day or week-long residential programmes available, let us create the ideal adventure to help hone your team for success in the work place.

Looking for a residential course? Have you thought about staying at our wonderful residential centre Adventure Speyside?

Contact us to discuss your requirements and start planning your exciting team building experience on Tel: 01224 270990 or Email adventureaberdeen@sportaberdeen.co.uk

Hen and Stag Parties

If you want an adventure to remember before you set off into married life, then find out more about our half-day, full-day and weekend outdoor activities and programmes.

Available for groups of four people or more, we can offer a party weekend with a difference for you and your friends staying at our wonderful residential centre Adventure Speyside near Grantown-on-Spey.

Contact us to discuss your requirements and start planning your unique Hen or Stag party experience on Tel: 01224 270990 or Email adventureaberdeen@sportaberdeen.co.uk

Residential Options

Adventure Speyside is our residential centre in the village of Cromdale near Grantown-on-Spey which can sleep and cater for up to 48 people. Deep in the Cairngorm National Park, it is ideally suited for lots of the exciting activities that we offer at Adventure Aberdeen.

The centre is used by lots of primary schools throughout the school year, and during the times in between can be used for private groups looking for either accommodation only, or accommodation with a range of activities to suit their time in this wonderful part of Scotland.

Please get in touch with us to talk through your ideas so we can tailor a bespoke adventure package, or simply give you the details on how to access the facilities to support your stay.
Contact us on Tel: 01224 270990 or Email adventureaberdeen@sportaberdeen.co.uk

Other Group Activity Options

Adventure Aberdeen is able to provide a range of exciting equipment to make your group event even more special.

Bike Roadshow
We have a travelling bike roadshow that has around 35 different bikes ranging from penny farthings, unicycles, balance bikes, BMX bikes and KMX trikes. Its lots of fun, with lots of time for trying out new wheels and can be used at schools, summer shows, birthday parties and more! Get in touch for details.

Mobile Climbing Tower
Challenge yourself on our portable climbing tower. It is a great addition to any event or use it as the star of the show! Up to four people can climb at one time and we can transport it to your site (size and surface dependent), or it can be used at any of our venues to add to your range of activities.

Schools Extra-curricular Awards

In our work with schools during term time, we provide specialist instructors with additional qualifications to provide extra-curricular awards including:

  • Bikeability- all levels and awards for teachers to support the pupils
  • Go Mountain Bike (GoMTB) awards levels 1-4
  • SQA awards in bike maintenance.

Please get in touch for any advice or questions on your specific needs and how our activities can support Curriculum for Excellence.

To discuss any of our corporate or private group options and activities contact us on Tel: 01224 270990 or Email adventureaberdeen@sportaberdeen.co.uk

Bike Workshop

Bike Workshop

Our full cycle service will get you going safely on your bike!

We offer a range of bike service packages to suit your needs, all from our Adventure Aberdeen Kingswells base.

Holiday Camps

Holiday Camps

Experience our range of exciting outdoor activities during the Easter, summer and October holidays!

Adventure Aberdeen multi-activity camps are for suitable for children 3–17 years old and run from our base in Kingswells. Our qualified friendly staff ensure your child enjoys themselves, makes new friends and learns new skills whilst getting to try some fantastic outdoor activities.

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Camp Activities

Camp activities include (age dependent):

  • Gorge Walking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Coasteering and Scrambling
  • Climbing and Abseiling
  • Canoeing and Kayaking
  • Learn to bike
  • Beach days
  • Monkey Madness

And many more!

When do these camps run?

Our multi-activity camps run Monday–Friday 09:00–16:00

Our camp day starts at 9:00 and we will focus on one or two of the activities, depending on the plan. We will have a lunch break during the day and pick up time is 16:00.

How much do these camps cost?
  • Full multi-activity week camp running from 09:00–16:00 Cost: £190 per week
  • Individual activity camp days running from 09:00–16:00 Cost: £45 per day
  • Learn to bike sessions either 09:00–12:00 or 13:00–16:00 Cost: £25 per session
What do I need to pack for my child?
  • An energy packed lunch (plus snacks), please inform us of any allergies
  • A drinks bottle (water refills are available on site), no fizzy drinks please!
  • Wear appropriate clothing and footwear e.g. long trousers, sturdy shoes/trainers, warm clothes, waterproofs
  • Swimming costume/trunks and a towel
  • It is a good idea to pack spare clothing and footwear if possible
  • Sunscreen (child must apply themselves) for external activities on a sunny day.

If you have any questions, please call us for more information on 01224 270990.

Frequently Asked Questions

I don't know which activity to choose! Can you help?

Of course! Our friendly team would love to hear from you. Whether its a family adventure, a corporate team building day or something different for a special occasion we can put the ideal package together for you.  For more information give us a call on 01224 270990 or email adventureaberdeen@sportaberdeen.co.uk

Do you supply all of the equipment required?

We will supply everything you need – all you need to bring is your enthusiasm!

Why Not Try

All Activities
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