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Lee Valley Regional Park - Youth and Schools Service

Lee Valley Regional Park - Youth and Schools Service

The Youth and Schools service provide outdoor learning for schools, colleges, special needs and youth groups in Lee Valley Regional Park's 10,000 acre outdoor classroom. The Park stretches for 26 miles across London, Herts and Essex and offers a diverse mix of heritage sites, nature reserves and open spaces alongside world class sports venues. From minibeast hunting and orienteering to river walks and farm tours, the Park offers unique opportunities to young people through specially created outdoor learning programmes and a wide range of sporting activities.

Address

Abbey Farmhouse
Abbey Gardens
Waltham Abbey
Essex
EN9 1XQ

Contact Details

Main contact:
Youth and Schools Service
03000 030 618

Facilities

  • Coach parking
  • Disabled toilets
  • Hand washing facilities
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access

Delivery Items

  • Pre-visit information available
  • Provision of materials/equipment/livestock
  • Risk assessment
  • Set programmes
  • Tailored programmes

Pricing

All outdoor learning programmes are priced at £5.30 per student for half day and £8.30 per student for full day (2017/18)

Accreditations

LOtC Quality Badge

This place has been awarded the LOtC Quality Badge.

Other Accreditations

All full time staff are Accredited Practitioners of the Institute of Outdoor Learning and are Makaton trained.
Four team members are qualified Forest Schools level 3 practitioners.
Two team members are CEVAS trained.

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