Over Night School Programmes



Other programmes we run for schools  at CP Adventure Centre

  • 2 Day & Overnight activity package
  • Gaisce Awards
  • Transition Year Programmes
  • Ice Breaker Programmes
  • Team Building Programmes
  • Award Programmes



Overnight Camping & Activity Package


This exciting 24 hour programme includes water and land activities. The overnight camping is set in the hills surrounding Blessington lakes. Students will enjoy the outdoors and all its surrounding with dinner and breakfast included.

Schedule includes:

Day 1:

1pm – arrival at CP Adventure Centre

1.30pm – Activities

5pm – Canoe and walk to designated campsite. Set up camp. Dinner. Evening activities. Night Walk

Day 2:

Breakfast. Canoe. Activities at CP Adventure Centre.


An Gaisce Awards

We offer schools the opportunity to facilitate the adventure journey section for your group. We use the Wicklow mountains for the main section of the walk. The students will also camp out overnight as part of their award programme.

Gaisce Bronze Award

25km – 30km

Walk in the Wicklow mountains. The students camp out overnight as part of their award programme

Gaisce Silver Award

50km – 79km

Walk in the Wicklow mountains. The students camp out overnight as part of their award programme

Gaisce Excerpt



Ice Breaker Programmes

Suitable for 1st – 6th year Students

These programmes are designed to help build relationships with new classmates and also develop and enhance existing relationships.





Award Programmes

Certified Courses from Canoeing Ireland and the Irish Sailing Association

Courses available in:

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Hill Walking




Transition Year Programmes

These are great programmes for students to learn how to work together, bond and encourage each other in a safe and controlled enviroment.

Some of our programmes are: Multi Activities. Adventure Races. Team Building






Team Building

We have designed programmes to encourage communication, team bonding, personal development and an overall sense of achievement.

Activity packages can be tailored made to suit each groups needs.





Teachers are welcome to choose what they would like to do when they visit the Adventure Centre on their school trip. (Children will be supervised during all activities) Teachers can avail of our leisure facilities – Swimming Pool, Sauna, Steam room, Jaccuzi & Gym. Teachers can walk or cycle the Blessington Greenway. Join in on the kids activities or relax in the Lakeview Bar and enjoy a cuppa!






Overnight Camping

24 hours overnight camping with multi activities, dinner & breakfast.

€65.00 per person (minimum numbers of 20 apply)

Gaisce Award Training

24 hours overnight with camping, supervised walk, dinner & breakfast

€65.00 per person (minimum numbers of 20 apply)

Silver Award Training – Prices on request

Transition Year Certified Programmes

2 hour, half day & full day options available

Prices on request.

Activities: Kayaking, Sailing, Windsurfing, Canoeing, Mountain Biking, Hill Walking. Orienteering.

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