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About Us

We provide adventure and fun activities for school groups and youth groups at our site in Dorking, Surrey.

Award winning outdoor activities in Dorking, Surrey

We are an activity centre based in Dorking that offers a complete range of outdoor challenges and activities specifically designed with school groups, youth groups and public service students in mind. All our activities are built around team work and building confidence in all children.
Our groups arrive as individuals and leave as a team!

Our team of instructors here at LYA are experienced in the delivery of all sorts of challenging activities, we provide a unique experience action packed to test everybody that comes to us, but the final guarantee is that everyone will have Fun Fun Fun!
Our venue is also home to The Nuts Challenge – You can experience part of this tough mud challenge with our Assault Course – everyone leaves extremely muddy!

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Activities

Looking for a challenge? All our activities are suitable for ages 10 - 18 years

Field Games
Bushcraft Day
Bushcraft Activity
Bootcamp
Assault Course
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Testimonials

London Youth Action is proud to have been working with schools and youth groups for over 10 years. We see schools and groups returning year after year with new students!

Debbie Kratt

Bushcraft Day

It was a fantastic day.  It was pitched just right and it was just the right amount of time (5 hours) including lunch.  The girls loved every minute and were very proud of their fires and shelters.

Debbie Kratt

St George’s School

 

 

team

Team

Our team are all highly experienced in working with Youth Groups and Outdoor events.

Sonia Hawkes
Sonia Hawkes

Sonia Hawkes

Managing Director

Sonia is our MD and has 20 years experience of organising events for youth groups. She has a passion for adventure and mud fun!

Wayne Monkman
Wayne Monkman

Wayne Monkman

On-site Director

Wayne is our chief instructor and knows how to achieve the best from each and every student!

Jojo Brown
Jojo Brown

Jojo Brown

On-site Manager

Jojo has a passion for outdoor adventure and is fantastic at encouraging students to try new skills.

Lisa Haygarth
Lisa Haygarth

Lisa Haygarth

Event Manager

Lisa is your office guru and your main contact. She will make sure your event runs smoothly and that everyone has an amazing time!

Sonia Hawkes

Sonia Hawkes

Managing Director

Sonia is our MD and has 20 years experience of organising events for youth groups. She has a passion for adventure and mud fun!

Wayne Monkman

Wayne Monkman

On-site Director

Wayne is our chief instructor and knows how to achieve the best from each and every student!

Jojo Brown

Jojo Brown

On-site Manager

Jojo has a passion for outdoor adventure and is fantastic at encouraging students to try new skills.

Lisa Haygarth

Lisa Haygarth

Event Manager

Lisa is your office guru and your main contact. She will make sure your event runs smoothly and that everyone has an amazing time!

location

Henfold Lakes, Henfold Lane, Dorking, Surrey RH5 4RW

Located approximately 50 minutes from central London and just 10 minutes from Gatwick.

Trains run direct from London Victoria and Waterloo every 10 minutes to Dorking station.

We also have parking facilities for up to 4 coaches and minibuses.

Contact us for more details

Any queries - large or small we can help you!