Here at The SHAC we offer a few different birthday party options including our ever popular Woodland Adventure Party covering elements of bushcraft and survival, den building, fire lighting and much much more. (from 5yrs up)

Due to the current Covid 19 situation all activities with The SHAC are currently on hold. Please follow live updates on our Facebook page for more information:

We look forward to getting back out in the woods as soon as we can.

Bikes and Bangers Birthday Party

This party includes 2 hours of professional mountain bike skills instruction out on the trails followed by a camp fire lunch or tea at our base-camp in the heart of the Surrey Hills. (from 10yrs up)

SUP Birthday Parties

Learn to stand up paddle board and then enjoy a campfire birthday tea at the side of the lake or take it one step further and enjoy one of our SUP river safaris in the heart of the Surrey Hills.

Contact us and ask all about our different parties, email:

Come and join the adventure with The SHAC.

What is included in a SHAC Woodland Adventure Party?

• A qualified and experienced Adventure leader

• All parties usually include elements of den building, Fire safety and fire lighting, a camp fire and various woodland games but we also encourage you to discuss things with us so we can deliver the perfect adventure for the birthday boy or girl.
  • We can deliver bushcraft, navigation and tool skills under instruction  
  • Woodland Swings and rope courses
  • We supply Invitation template for email or printing and kit list 
  • Marshmallows to toast on the fire
  • We are not just for children, if you fancy doing something different for you husband's or wife's birthday or an older child please get in touch. We can also arrange mountain biking parties and overnight adventure parties (Summertime Only).
  • We deliver family parties not just for birthdays,and have access to a number of accommodation options in stunning locations, contact us for details.

How much does it cost?

Please contact us to discuss requirements, the cost varies dependent on numbers and requirements.

How long is the party?

A party runs for 2.5hrs hours including time to eat and have the birthday cake. The time can be adjusted according to your requirements.

Time slots are usually:
11.00am  - 1pm or 2pm - 4pm unless otherwise stated. In the late spring/ summer, a 5pm - 7pm time slot is sometimes available. We also offer a sun down party during the summer months.

When and where are the parties?

Full location details are sent upon booking. There are NO toilet facilities in the woods so please expect a wild option. Parking available on or nearby sites.

What ages is it suitable for?

We recommend from the age of 6 upwards and we mean upwards, any age will love an adventure party from 6 - 60 and beyond.

How many adults need to stay?

A minimum of one adult is required to stay with the group dependent on numbers. More adults are welcome to stay and join in!

What about the weather?

We run parties in all weathers EXCLUDING high winds, Lightning Storms and extreme cold weather. Please wait to be advised by us in this event.

What about indoor space?

We do have options for indoor space at an additional cost, please contact us for details. We do provide a woodland canopy for preparing and eating lunch etc.

A SHAC Adventure Leader will be on site in advance of the party and can meet you up to 15 minutes before the party commences to show you where the area we use for the parties is and where you can store any items you are bringing for the party. We kindly request that you ask your guests to wait with their children at the designated meeting point.

How do I book?

Please contact us to check availability and to discuss your requirements.

Food suggestions for the party organizers:

We recommend you keep it simple due to time constraints. Please note that we do not supply any catering equipment unless previously discussed and agreed. We recommend you bring food in sealed containers.
Please also take any rubbish away with you, we always endeavor to leave no trace.

Food recommendations for kids parties:

• Cooked jacket potatoes in foil can be warmed on the fire along with beans and cheese added to make a hearty snack.
• Precooked sausages in foil trays - can be re-heated over the fire. You could bring rolls and ketchup and salad accompaniments.
• Some simple snacks, sandwiches, crisps etc
• And off course Birthday cake!

Clothing Kit list: you will be sent a kit list upon booking.

Let the locals with passion for their surroundings show you the heart of 

"The Surrey Hills"

Contact us today to start your Birthday Adventure.