As we start thinking ahead to sun-filled summer days, if entertaining the family is high on your priority list, Cobnor Activities Centre offers all kinds of water and land based fun for kids of all ages.

Situated right next to Chichester Harbour in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with views up to the South Downs National Park, this unique location allows Cobnor Activities Centre to offer a rich mix of both water-based and land-based activities. This summer features a jam-packed calendar of courses and experiences for everyone:

Summer Camp Highlights

2022 Residential Summer Camps – 8-10 years or 10-12 years

  • Monday 8th – Friday 12th August
  • Monday 15th- Friday 19th August
  • £340.00pp
  • All food, accommodation and equipment is included.

This 5-day Summer Camp is for those children wishing to spend time away from home under canvas, while experiencing a range of outdoor activities with other children of a similar age. This fully supervised programme is designed to help further the outdoor education and activity skills of children aged 8-10 & 10 -12. The programme will include a range of Sailing, Kayaking, Canoeing, Climbing, Archery, Cycling Skills, Bushcraft, Raft Building, Team Building, Low Ropes and other exciting activities. There will also be activities planned for the evenings like campfires, crabbing and beach combing.

Summer Senior Adventure Camp – 13-16 years

  • Monday 8th – Friday 12th August
  • Monday 15th- Friday 19th August
  • Ages: 13-16
  • £340.00pp
  • All food, accommodation and equipment is provided

Our Senior Adventure Camp is designed for teenagers looking to make new friends or come with a group of friends and gain new outdoor skills and have fun for a week! With full days of activities designed for teenagers that can include sailing, adventurous canoeing trips, bushcraft, aeroball and many other activities they will be challenging themselves and they will be more than ready to try out their cooking skills on our outdoor pizza oven and spending time around our fire pit in the evenings. Accommodation will in our dormitory style Log Cabin.  All food, accommodation and equipment is included.

Sailing Experiences

Teenager Sailing residential summer camp

  • 1st -5th August
  • Age: 13-16
  • £390.00
  • All food, accommodation and equipment is provided

Enjoy a week of dedicated sailing tuition in a range of boats with continuous tuition from Cobnor’s best instructors. This will include trips in Chichester Harbour, BBQ’s and much more…..

This residential week is for teenagers who wishes to experience dedicated sailing tuition and allow participants to progress their skills following the RYA syllabus in both single and double handed boats by receiving excellent tuition from Cobnor’s best instructors.  Interest and prior sailing experience recommended for young people attending this course.

Day trips Sailing for the kids (7-15) 

For children who have an interest in sailing, the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Youth Stage 1 award is a perfect starting point. This practical based course will introduce children to the basics of sailing over two days with loads of time spent on the water. Once they complete this they can progress to their RYA Stage 2!

Sailing for the family or with friends (ages 7+) 

If you would like to try sailing as a group, we offer our Hawk Sailing days. No prior sailing experience is necessary. Our keelboats are spacious, stable, and comfortable. You will have your own dedicated instructor with your group, and you can use your session to learn as much (or as little) as you like. Bring a picnic as the session will aim to head out and find a local beach to enjoy the best spot we can find!  Days start at 10:00 -16:00 at the weekends and is £195.00 for a group. We will provide all the equipment you will need.

Booking link for all courses – Cobnor (