Adventure Day Clothing Requirements

All our activities take place outdoors where conditions maybe wet and muddy, please consider this when choosing your clothing. You may also want to consider bringing a plastic bag for wet clothing. In warmer weather we advise to bring a hat, sunscreen & sunglasses.

Please do not bring valuables, Black Mountain Activities cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage.
Showers are available at the activity centre @ £0.20p per minute.

Water Based Activities

Equipment Provided
5/3mm Full Length Wetsuit
Full Body Cave Suit
Helmet & Torch

What To Bring
Swimwear
Wellington Boots
A Towel
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables

Wellington boots are also available to hire on the day.

Equipment Provided
5/3mm Full Length Wetsuit
Buoyancy Aid
Helmet

What To Bring
Swimwear
Trainers or Walking boots
A Towel
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables

Equipment Provided

5/3mm Full Length Wetsuit
Cagoule
Buoyancy Aid
Helmet

What To Bring
Swimwear
Trainers
A Towel
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables

We do not provide wetsuit socks or gloves. These are available to purchase from reception on the day.

Equipment Provided
Buoyancy Aid
Canoe & Paddle

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Waterproofs
Trainers
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

If you do not have a Waterproof Jacket or Trousers, these can be hired on the day.
Wetsuits are available upon request.

Equipment Provided
Buoyancy Aid
Helmet

What To Bring
Comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Swimwear
Trainers
A Towel
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

Wetsuits will be provided during the colder months, or upon request.

Equipment Provided
5/3mm Full Length Wetsuit
Cagoule
Buoyancy Aid
Helmet

What To Bring
Swimwear
Trainers
A Towel
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables

We do not provide wetsuit socks or gloves but these are available to purchase from reception on the day.

Canoe & Bike Rental

Equipment Provided
Buoyancy Aid
Paddle
Canoe or Kayak
Map

What To Bring
Comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Trainers
Waterproofs
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables
No Denim


Additional Information
The following items are available to hire on the day:

Wetsuits – £4.00 per item, per day
Cagoule – £2.50 per item, per day
Dry Barrel – £2.00 per item, per day
Footwear – £2.00 per pair, per day (£5 holding deposit required)


Multi-Day Hire

1 large barrel and 1 small barrel per canoe is included with your booking.

We do not provide camping gear for multi-day hire you will need to bring your own Tents, Sleeping Bags and Cooking Equipment.

Equipment Provided
A Helmet
21 Speed Mountain Bike
Puncture Repair kit
Route map

What To Bring
Warm Comfortable clothing – Sportswear
Trainers
Waterproofs
A change of clothes
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

Land Based Activities

Equipment Provided
Re-curve Bow & Arrows
Arm Guard (if necessary)

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Trainers or Walking Boots
Waterproofs
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

This activity takes place outdoors where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportwear
Wellington Boots or Walking Boots
Waterproofs
Do not bring valuables

This activity takes place outdoors on a working farm where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

Wellington Boots are available to hire on the day.

Equipment Provided
Harness
Helmet
Climbing shoes are NOT provided.

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Trainers (or climbing shoes if preferable)
Waterproofs
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

Climbing shoes are not provided or necessary for our man made climbing wall. But if you wish to bring your own climbing/rock shoes, please feel free to do so.

This activity takes place outdoors where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

Equipment Provided
Harness
Helmet

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Trainers
Waterproofs
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

This activity takes place outdoors where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Walking Boots
Waterproofs
Small Day Sack
Water Bottle
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

This activity takes place outdoors where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

We do have a small supply of footwear should you need walking boots on the day.

Equipment Provided
Helmets

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Walking Boots or Trainers
Waterproofs
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

This activity takes place outdoors where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

Equipment Provided
Helmet
Mountain Bike

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Trainers
Waterproofs
Full change of clothes
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

This activity takes place outdoors where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

Equipment Provided
Compass & Map

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Walking Boots or Trainers
Waterproofs
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

This activity takes place outdoors where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

Equipment Provided
Harness
Helmet
Climbing shoes are NOT provided.

What To Bring
Warm comfortable clothing i.e. Sportswear
Trainers (or climbing shoes if preferable)
Waterproofs
Water Bottle
Do not bring valuables
No Denim

Climbing shoes are not provided but if you wish to bring your own climbing/rock shoes, please feel free to do so.

This activity takes place outdoors where conditions may be wet and/or muddy. We strongly advise to arrive prepared for all weather.

Food & Facilities

Fresh bean coffee, tea & soft drinks are all available from reception, along with crisp & chocolate bars. During high season, fresh sandwiches are also available to buy.

Packed lunches & breakfast baguettes are available to order. These must be ordered no later than 72 hours prior to your activity date.

Packed Lunches @ £5.75 each, includes:

  • Large filled roll
  • Piece of homemade cake
  • Packet of crisps
  • Chocolate bar
  • Piece of fruit
  • Bottle of water

Breakfast Roll @ £4.25 each, Includes:

  • Bacon, Sausage & Fried Egg.
  • Vegetarian option available.

Rock Climbing, Gorge Walking & Caving take place away from the activity centre where there are no shops, cafes or pubs available. Please take this into consideration when preparing for your adventure day.


Full Day Gorge Walk & White Water Rafting – to prevent participants from getting cold we only have a short break mid-session. For these two activities we advise all participants to have a good hearty breakfast and to bring a few snacks with them i.e. chocolate bars, piece of fruit. If you wish to bring/order a packed lunch, these can be saved for the end of the session (when you will most need it). For further information please call us on 01497 847897.

Other Facilities Available

We have the following facilities available at the Activity Centre:

Changing Rooms
Showers – (additional cost of 20 pence per minute)
Toilets
Indoor & outdoor picnic areas
Ample free parking (gated & locked overnight)
Wifi