Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre

Haven Road, Exeter, EX2 8DP


The South West’s premiere outdoor education, recreation & training facility.

Based in the heart of Exeter on Exeter’s historic canal & quayside, the Centre offers an unrivalled purpose built outdoor activity and training Centre in one of the most picturesque areas of Devon’s County City.

With a key focus on the community, the Centre offers courses, tuition, activity sessions and equipment hire all-year-round to all ages and all ability levels.


Courses, Tuition & Clubs

It’s not just for kids! Here at Haven Banks we offer a variety of courses for adults, children, families and friends and as a recognised Royal Yachting Association Training Centre and British Canoeing Quality Mark Centre we can also offer accreditation and certification for a number of activities.

School Holiday Activities

The best ever school holiday adventures. As an Ofsted registered Childcare Provider, school holiday activities and courses are available at Haven Banks throughout all but the Christmas holidays. One day to week long courses and activity sessions are available for 5-8 year olds and 8-14 year.

Birthday Parties

Knock their socks off with an adrenaline-charged birthday adventure at Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre. With awesome adventure activities and après activity party rooms available, Haven Banks offers unforgettable and unparalleled children’s parties. Packages are available to suit every budget.

Equipment Hire

Why not hire your own equipment and head out on an adventure with your family and friends. Haven Banks hires Canoes, stand up paddleboards, sit-on-top kayaks and mountain bikes all-year-round. With changing rooms, toilets and showers available. Advanced booking recommended.

Corporate Team Building & Away Days

Is your team looking for a fun but focussed day of team-building or simply an away day to bring the team together? Whether you are looking for a fully IT/AV equipped meeting room or a mixed meeting and activity package, Haven Banks offers corporate packages to suit every budget.

Room Hire

With extensive modern facilities, Haven Banks has rooms available to hire for meetings, conferences and seminars.
01392 400150