Wednesday, 18 September 2019

What's On at SHAC This September 2019


WHAT'S ON AT SHAC

It's looking to be an 'indian summer' and with the water temperature at its best in the lagoon now is the time to book your freerides or intro to SUP sessions, plus we have a new open water swimming schedule, mountain biking and plenty of outdoor activities for the children have fun with, all under the expertise of our qualified instructors. 


If you are interested in taking part in any, or all, of the following - please make sure that you book online to reserve your place and avoid any disappointment.
OCTOBER HALF-TERM 

WOODLAND ADVENTURE DAYS

WHERE : BASE CAMP / WIGWAM WOODS / VIKING CAMP
WHEN : WEEKDAYS AT ONE OF OUR WOODLAND LOCATIONS FROM 10AM - 4PM
Book a Woodland Adventure Day
Looking ahead to half-term our Woodland Adventure Days will be back at all 3 sites - Base Camp in Holmbury St Mary, Wigwam Camp at The Birtley House Estate and Viking Camp in The Woodland at The Buckland Park Estate.

Book your kids adventure in via the website.
Suitable for 6-12 year olds, here are the sort of things we get up:-
  • Den building
  • Bush craft & survival skills
  • Rope swings
  • Fire lighting with flint and steels & fire maintenance
  • Wide Camps
  • Swinging in hammocks
  • Crafts
  • Working with tools
  • Camp Fire cooking
  • Toasting marshmallows
From £48 (inc VAT) per child
Book a Woodland Adventure Day
INTRODUCTION TO SUP SESSIONS

OPEN SESSIONS AND PRIVATE SESSIONS FOR GROUPS OF 4 UP NOW AVAILABLE

WHERE : THE LAGOON AT BUCKLAND
WHEN : THURSDAYS 5.30PM, SATURDAYS 11AM AND SUNDAYS 11AM, 12.30 & 2.30PM



**** PRIVATE SESSIONS FOR GROUPS OF 4 AND OVER NOW AVAILABLE*****
TO BOOK A PRIVATE SESSION PLEASE EMAIL INFO@THESHAC.CO.UK 
The Introduction to SUP session* is an hour of fun tuition where we teach you to manoeuvre the board. We will ensure that within an hour we can get you confident on a paddle board.

Plus once you have completed an Introduction to SUP session with us you can then join our Free Ride sessions or River Safaris!

Price £30 per person (inc VAT)

Book an Intro to SUP
*children must be accompanied on the water by an adult at all times
SUP FREERIDES

WHERE : THE LAGOON AT BUCKLAND
WHEN : THURSDAYS 5-7PM & SUNDAYS 2-4PM
Book A SUP Freeride Session
Fancy a freeride? Then join us on the Lagoon with your own board, or hire one, and practice those SUP skills! New time of 5pm on Thursdays.

Price is £20 per hour for board hire (inc VAT)
£20 (inc VAT) for 2 hours with own board

Please note that you must have done an Intro to SUP first.
Book a Freeride Session
SUP YOGA

WHERE : THE LAGOON AT BUCKLAND
WHEN : LAST SUP YOGA SESSION 2019 TUESDAY 24TH 6-7 PM
Book Sup Yoga
SUP Yoga will challenge your body in a unique way. It is both energising & relaxing and the stunning surroundings make it an extra special experience not to be missed. Previous experience of SUP or yoga is not necessary.

The last session for the season is the 24th September - so book now to avoid disappointment.

Price is £20 per person per hour (inc VAT)
Book SUP Yoga
OPEN WATER SWIMMING

WHERE : THE LAGOON AT BUCKLAND


  • FINAL TUESDAY SWIM 24TH SEPT 6-7PM
  • FINAL FRIDAY SWIM 27TH SEPT 5-7PM
  • SUNDAYS 8-10AM CONTINUING IN OCTOBER

BEYOND OCTOBER COLD WATER SWIMMERS PLEASE REGISTER INTEREST FOR WINTER SUNDAY SESSION - EMAIL INFO@THESHAC.CO.UK 
Book Open Water Swimming Sessions
The SHAC open water swimming schedule continues throughout September - the water has never been warmer and the location is perfect for training for any long distance swim events or triathlons.

Remember - new swimmers need to complete a membership online before booking.

Price is £9.60 per person if booked online (inc VAT)
Or £12.00 per person on the site on the day (inc VAT)
Book Open Water Swimming
1:1 OR GROUP MTB SESSIONS

WHERE : THE SURREY HILLS
WHEN : ON REQUEST
MTB Sessions with SHAC
Whatever your skill level, we can help you build your riding confidence on the various trails across the Surrey Hills.

Group Skills : £60.00 + VAT per person (min 4 people)
1 : 1 Skills Sessions: £120.00 + VAT

Guided rides and Birthday Parties also available - please ask for further details and availability.
Learn More
SUP RIVER SAFARI

WHERE : RIVER WEY
SUNSET SAFARI 12th & 26th OCTOBER 2-4.30PM
HALLOWEEN FANCY DRESS PADDLE 31ST OCT 7-9.30PM
Book a SUP River Safari
Join us for an enjoyable 2 – 2.5 hour paddle along the River Wey at sunset, taking in the ruins of Newark Priory, or get dressed up for Halloween and have some spook-tacular fun on a SUP!

Full details and pricing on the website
Find out More
GROUP SESSIONS & PARTIES

If you would like to SUP as a family or group, or have children under 8 years old & would like to SUP with them, we can organise a private group Introduction to SUP session just for you. For further information about private group sessions or parties please contact us at info@theshac.co.uk
Book a Group SUP Session or Party

Re-connect to the outdoors with SHAC

    

Tuesday, 27 August 2019

Last Days Of Freedom Woodland Adventures

Last days of freedom
ENJOY THE LAST DAYS OF FREEDOM!!

The Summer holidays are almost over... so make sure that your children use their last few days to have fun, experience nature, learn new skills and play with new friends - book them on a Woodland Adventure Day with SHAC!
Book Now
Monday 2nd Sept & Tuesday 3rd Sept
Viking Camp @ Buckland, nr Reigate


Monday 2nd SeptTuesday 3rd Sept & Wednesday 4th Sept
Base Camp @ Belmont School, nr Dorking

Each day runs from 10am to 4pm

You children could have fun den building, learn bush craft and survival skill, playing on rope swings, learn to light a fire with a flint and steel, swing in hammocks, make crafts, work with tools, cook on a camp fire, toast marshmallows, and much more... alll under that care of our our qualified team.

Price £48 per child per day
Book Now
And don't forget!! You can SAVE £10 when you book for two children (a sibling or a friend).

Just use discount code SHAC10.

Saturday, 17 August 2019

Bank Holiday SUP Taster Sessions at Dapdune Wharf in Guildford


Bank Holiday Special!

 45min Stand Up Paddle Boarding Taster Sessions at Dapdune Wharf, Guildford.

Join us at National Trust's beautiful Dapdune Wharf in the centre of Guildford for SUP sessions this Bank Holiday Weekend.

Sessions are running all weekend at various scheduled times on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday. Simply click on the book here button below to view times and book your session.


Only £15.00 per session - including all equipment hire, basic instruction and safety briefing.

This is a family event but attendees aged 8-12yr olds must be accompanied by a parent on the water, whilst 12-16yr olds must have a parent on site.



Please note that National Trust members have free entry but non-members will need to pay an entry fee at the Dapdune Wharf ticket office.


Discover more about SUP

with the Surrey Hills Adventure Company

We offer a variety of Stand Up Paddle Boarding courses, from introduction sessions to freerides at our Lagoon in Buckland, but also at Birtley Estate and on the River Wey.

Private lessons, group sessions and advice on buying/hiring SUP equipment is also available.
So if this taster session at Dapdune Wharf has you longing to learn more, get in touch!

Stand up paddle boarding
SUP Yoga
SUP River Wey Safari
SUP Lessons SUP Yoga SUP River Safaris


Be the first to hear about the next SUP adventures...






Friday, 26 July 2019

August with The SHAC

The Lagoon at Buckland

Introduction to SUP sessions
When  Daily at regular intervals throughout the day
The Introduction to SUP session is an hour of fun tuition where we teach you to manoeuvre the board & we are confident that within an hour we can get you to a standard that makes SUP a lot of fun. Once you have completed an Introduction to SUP session with us you, you can then join any of our Free Ride sessions where you can come along & hire a board by the hour or join one of our River Safaris.
The price of an Introduction to SUP session costs £30 per person inc VAT
The price of an hour Freeride session with board hire is £20 per person inc VAT
Please note *CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED ON THE WATER BY AN ADULT AT ALL TIMES

Summer Holiday Special Offer – 45 minute SUP Taster session. 
When - Every weekday afternoon at 3pm, 4pm & 5pm
The taster session is an opportunity to try SUP to see if you like it. We have got instructors who will give you a few hints to get you started, & then set you off.
Suitable for adults & children age 8 and above.
Please note *CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED ON THE WATER BY AN ADULT AT ALL TIMES
*THE TASTER SESSION IS ONE BOARD PER PERSON ONLY, FOR THE DURATION OF THE SESSION*
Price is £15 per person inc VAT

If you have got your own SUP & would like to Freeride with us we have got some good news. As well as the regular Freeride sessions on Thursday evenings & Sunday afternoons you can also join us from 4pm – 6pm every weekday.

SUP Yoga
When – Tuesday evenings from 7pm – 8pm
SUP yoga will challenge your body in a unique way. It is both energising & relaxing and the stunning surroundings make it an extra special experience not to be missed. Previous experience of SUP or yoga is not necessary.
The price is £20 per person inc VAT

The SHAC Open Water Swimming programme continues throughout August:-
When – Sunday 8am – 10am
              Tuesday 6.30pm – 8pm
               Friday 6pm – 8pm
The price online is £9.60 per person inc VAT, or if you pay on site on the day, the price is £12.00
New swimmers need to complete a membership online before they can book to swim.



Junior Open Water Swimming Course. 
When - Tuesday 13th August at 6.30pm – 8pm.
A 1.5 hours Introduction Course specifically developed for junior swimmers, age 10 & above. The aim of the course is to illustrate to swimmers the differences between Open Water & pool swimming & teach them how to approach open water swimming in the safest ways possible.
For Juniors to be allowed to swim with their parents at The Lagoon they must complete one of our Junior Open Water Swimming Courses. Price is £60 per person inc VAT


All locations

Woodland Adventure Days
When – Daily on weekdays at one of our Woodland locations from 10am – 4pm
We now have our Woodland Adventure Days running at 3 sites. 
The Original Base Camp in Holmbury St Mary, Wigwam Camp at The Birtley House Estate & Viking Camp in The Woodland at The Buckland Park Estate. We never know exactly what we will do on a Woodland Adventure Day here are the sort of things we get up:-
• Den building
• Bush craft & survival skills
• Rope swings
• Fire lighting with flint and steels & fire maintenance
• Wide Camps
• Swinging in hammocks
• Crafts
• Working with tools
• Camp Fire cooking
• Toasting marshmallows

The price is £48 per person inc VAT

Pop Up SUP Taster sessions at The National Trust Festival OfSport at Dapdune Wharf in Guildford.
When – Daily between 28th July – 3rd August 
Family friendly 45 minute taster sessions. Age 8 and above.
Please note *CHILDREN UNDER 12 MUST BE ACCOMPANIED ON THE WATER BY AN ADULT AT ALL TIMES
*THE TASTER SESSION IS ONE BOARD PER PERSON ONLY, FOR THE DURATION OF THE SESSION*
The price is £12 per person inc VAT if booked online, £15 on the day.  * Admission to Dapdune Wharf must be purchased for you to be able to join us on the water. Admission prices – Adults £4.50 children £2.50. NT members – free entry.


River Safari on The River Wey
When – Saturday 10th August at 2.30pm.
The River Safari is a 2 – 2.5 hour paddle taking in the ruins of Newark Priory.
The price is £72 per person inc VAT.

Group sessions & Parties 
If you would like to SUP as a family or group, or have children under 8 years old & would like to SUP with them, we can organise a private group Introduction to SUP session just for you. For further information about private group sessions or parties please contact us at info@theshac.co.uk