Based on the private Lord Derby estate in Knowsley, our outdoor education centre offers exciting, supportive access to experiences in the wild, structured within a safe and inclusive development programme.

All about adventure

With lakeside access and large surrounding grounds, MYA’s Outdoor Education Centre offers a real escape into nature, where young people can take part in a wide range of onsite activities. These include kayaking, canoeing, stand up paddleboarding, raft building, archery, bushcraft, problem-solving, and a nightline.

We can also offer a range of offsite activities which include all the same activities plus hill walking, rock climbing, abseiling, mountain biking, gorge walking, coasteering, and caving.

What we offer

All courses are bespoke and based on individual wants and needs. We currently have provision for: School and youth groups Families British Canoeing and Mountain Training qualification courses Corporate training and development To find out more about arranging a visit, please get in touch!

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