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Mendip Activity Centre

Mendip Activity Centre , Lyncombe Drive, Churchill, BS25 5PQ


Mendip Activity Centre is the ultimate outdoor adventure playground in Somerset. They’ve been delivering adventurous outdoor activities for nearly 40 years, growing from humble beginnings to the largest outdoor activity provider in the South West!

Mendip Activity Centre

Visit their 250-acre site, located between Bristol and Weston-super-Mare and only five miles from the M5. Mendip Activity Centre is the perfect place to discover the wonders of the Mendip Hills! On top of the many activities they offer from their site, they also use a couple of local locations to provide watersports and more advanced caving sessions utilise the vast network of caves hidden within the hills.

Activities available include:

  • Abseiling 

  • Air rifle shooting

  • Archery, Axe throwing, Archery Active

  • Skiing, Snowboarding, Tobogganing

  • Rock Climbing, Abseiling

  • Caving

  • Frisbee golf 

  • Canoeing, Kayaking, Stand up paddle boarding 

  • Low ropes course

  • Bushcraft & survival skills

  • Assault Course

  • Orienteering

  • Team Building activities incl. Crate stack, Mission Impossible challenges

  • Evening activities


Qualified, experienced instructors are experts at leading over 20+ activities. Self-led activities, individual spaces, private sessions, and birthday parties are available to book online.


Booking for a group?

The centre offers exciting, fun team away days, perfect for team building, company days out, and stag, hen and sten dos. Plus, high-quality outdoor education provision for schools and youth groups (activity days, residentials, DofE expeditions and Gold residentials).


Refuel at the Alpine Lounge


Whilst onsite, pop by the Alpine Lounge cafe for a post-activity bite to eat, offering stonebaked pizzas, paninis, sandwiches and on-the-go station. The newly added upstairs function room provides an exceptional venue for corporate events, parties, or family gatherings.

For those concerned about fitting all desired activities into a single visit, the solution awaits at Mendip Basecamp's family campsite. Families can relive the joy of an adventure camp, with activities conveniently located right on the doorstep. The campsite boasts additional amenities, including a country pub, cider garden, live entertainment, and a campsite shop/cafe. Opening up its land every weekend and school holiday, starting from the May half term, the campsite transforms into a public campground, providing the opportunity for visitors to stay and play.

Opening Hours

Mendip Activity Centre is open every day of the year. All activities should be booked online in advance. View more detailed opening times at

Group and school bookings, please email to enquire. 


Please book activities online in advance. Admission and parking is free. Spectators welcome.


Mendip Activity Centre
Mendip Activity Centre
Lyncombe Drive
BS25 5PQ
United Kingdom



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