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Runways End Outdoor Activities Centre


Accessible bathroom

Runway's End aims to be as accessible as possible, but if you have any questions or concerns prior to visiting us please contact us.

Tel 01252 344421 or email


  • The centre staff have been trained by the Calvert Trust and given disability awareness and activity specific disability training


  • All paths around the site are accessible
  • There is a hearing loop in Farrier House – the building we use for meetings and conferences
  • There is a purpose built shower/changing and toilet facility at the canoe site which includes an accessible toilet and wetroom

General equipment

  • A Landeez all terrain wheelchair is available which allows easier access across uneven ground including forest tracks and sand. Please contact us in advance to book it

Adapted activities

  • Archery can be adapted so that everyone can participate, including those that have less strength or mobility
  • Canoeing/kayaking can be adapted to ensure it’s accessible for all. We have a hoist available to help access the canoes or kayaks, and seating support systems are also available for those who need support to sit upright
  • Areas of the caving system can be accessed by those with limited mobility
  • Our climbing tower has been designed to ensure it is accessible for all and a wide range of harnesses and equipment means that everyone can experience the joys of climbing and abseiling
  • Many parts of the high ropes course are accessible to all


  • There are two accessible shower rooms and toilets in Forge Lodge, our accommodation building: one room with a full electric hoist and full size changing table,  the other is a wet room with a seat in the shower, low level basin with accessible fitting and a slightly higher than usual toilet, also with accessible fittings
  • A mobile hoist is available for use in the accommodation areas
  • There are two accessible toilets in the camping area
  • There are two accessible showers in the camping area; both wet rooms with a seat in the shower, low level basins with accessible fittings, and slightly higher than usual toilets with accessible fittings