Centres run by local guiding or the National Trust that offer both exciting activities and beautiful places to stay
Explore more centres for guiding and leisure.
Whether you're a leader looking for somewhere to take the girls in your unit, a teacher who wants to organise an adventurous school trip or even a family looking for a unique holiday, one of these centres will fit the bill.
Brownsea Island - Dorset, National Trust
Brownsea Island outdoor centre is located around the site where Lord Baden-Powell held his original Scout camp in 1907. This National Trust property has 500 acres of wild woodland. You can visit for the day, or stay on the campsite or in south shore lodge.
Hautbois - Norfolk, Girlguiding Anglia
A 19th century riverside house set in 28 acres of grounds near Norwich, Hautbois offers adventure activities, catered and self-catered accommodation, and conference space.
Lorne - Northern Ireland, Girlguiding Ulster
Lorne has it's own adventure course, zip line, climbing tower and special Rainbow log cabin, as well as offering plenty more activities.
Ynysgain - North Wales, Girlguiding Cymru
Located on the edge of Eryri National Park, Ynysgain is excellent for outdoor activities, including water sports, walking and climbing.