01626 821276     hello@backwateradventures.co.uk

About Us

About Backwater Adventures

Backwater Adventures are an AALS licenced provider of adventure activities and outdoor education.

We cater for a wide variety of clients and groups including corporate events, schools, colleges, weddings, stag & hen, cubs & scouts, birthday parties, family days, and everything in-between.

We are based at Colehayes Park, near Bovey Tracey on the edge of Dartmoor.
We also operate two other activity centres.

Our History

Backwater Adventure's has been trading for over 10 year, with a team of highly experienced outdoor activity providers.

Our Promise

We promise an epic experience with Backwater, but we also promise a safe and controlled environment.

Start your adventure today! Call the team now on 01626 821276 or

Meet the team

Our team members are highly experienced, trained and qualified. All staff members go through rigorous checks and CRB checks.

Andy Miller / Owner
Anna Coxall / Team Member
Alex Hayden / Team Member
Pete Miller / Team Member

Colehayes Park, Bovey Tracey

Colehayes Park is our main residential activity centre, located on the edge of Dartmoor near Bovey Tracey.

  •   Residential Trips
  •   Activity Camps
  •   Fully Catered or DIY
  •   Day Visits
  •   On Site Activities  
  •   Within Dartmoor National Park

Battisborough House, Mothercombe

Battisborough House is our second residential venue. It overlooks the sea close to Mothercombe Beach.

  •   Residential Visits
  •   On Site Activities
  •   Day Visits
  •   Fully Catered



Popular Activities


Raft Building




Gorge Scrambling


Canoe Day Trips


Canoe Camps


Air Rifle



About Backwater

Backwater Adventures are an AALS licensed provider of Adventure Activities and Outdoor Education for schools, colleges and youth groups based in Devon. 

  •   Colehayes, Haytor Road, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9LD
  •   01626 821276
  •   hello@backwateradventures.co.uk
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