Explorers Connect organises adventures, holidays and courses all over the UK and right around the world. These experiences are open to all whether it's your first time venturing into the outdoors or you're an adventure professional. We're adding new adventures all the time so keep checking back or sign up to our adventure newsletter.
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Extra date added! Learn how to go on your own bikepacking adventures on this two-day introductory course and wild camping mini-adventure!
28th-29th July, 2018 • ADVENTURE, COURSE
Celebrate the summer in style with a three-hour river cruise along the Avon river - enjoy the on-board bar, panoramic views and meet like-minded adventurers.
11th August, 2018 • ADVENTURE
Make the most of the long summer evenings and join us for a kayak journey along a truly iconic section of the Thames under Tower Bridge and past the Shard.
17th August, 2018 • ADVENTURE
Escape to the quieter Northern end of the Lake District this bank holiday weekend and enjoy some incredible alternative mountain hikes you won't forget!
24th-27th August, 2018 • ADVENTURE
Sea kayaking, wild camping, spotting porpoises and enjoying fresh fish, mussels and oysters... this is the best way to experience Cornwall!
14th-16th September, 2018 • ADVENTURE
Join EC and SUP Bristol for a summer of evening paddle boarding trips and see Bristol and its historic floating harbour from a new perspective!
19th September, 2018 • ADVENTURE
Where better to hone your sailing skills and experience the rugged Cornish scenery than from the sturdy deck of a beautiful tall-ship?
28th-30th September, 2018 • ADVENTURE, COURSE
On this thrilling double mountain adventure in the Scottish Highlands look out for rare wildlife, summit Ben Nevis and get another 1,000m peak under your belt.
5th-8th October, 2018 • ADVENTURE
Once again, we'll be hosting one of our popular navigation training weekends to help you become a more competent navigator.
13th-14th October, 2018 • COURSE
Back by popular demand, spend 5 days riding the famous waves of Ericeira and watch world class surfers at the WSL MEO Rip Curl Pro Competition. Any level welcome!
17th-21st October, 2018 • ADVENTURE, HOLIDAY
On this skills-based course deep in the heart of the New Forest you'll be taught by professional photographers every aspect of adventure photography.
19th-21st October, 2018 • COURSE
This October come and explore the famous Glastonbury Tor, follow village trails rich in myth and legend, and unleash your creativity with some pumpkin carving!
26th-28th October, 2018 • ADVENTURE
Celebrate Guy Fawkes Night with us in the Brecon Beacons - enjoy scenic mountain walks, a private fireworks party and an adventurous night hike!
2nd-4th November, 2018 • ADVENTURE
If you're looking to be more confident in the outdoors this hands-on EC training course delivering the ITC 16hr Certificate in Outdoor First Aid (Level 3) is perfect for you.
10th-11th November, 2018 • COURSE
Explore ‘the lungs of Britain’ on this adventure along the South Downs Way - an expanse of rolling green fields, woodlands, river valleys and trails awaits!
23rd-25th November, 2018 • ADVENTURE
Get world-class training from professional expedition leaders and find out how to get into the adventure industry on this two-day course. No experience needed!
1st-2nd December, 2018 • COURSE
Stay in an 800-year-old castle in the beautiful Wye Valley and hike, feast, and dance your way into the festive season!
14th-16th December, 2018 • ADVENTURE, HOLIDAY
Become a storytelling expert in a weekend with this special and exclusive course led by an acclaimed international adventure author.
12th-13th January, 2019 • COURSE
Try different slopes each day as you explore the beauty of Méribel and the immense Three Valleys ski area on this week long holiday. All abilities welcome!
20th - 27th January, 2019 • ADVENTURE, HOLIDAY
Kick start your 2019 with this spectacular walking weekend on the South Coast - discover sandy beaches, dramatic cliffs and hidden coves…
25th-27th January, 2019 • ADVENTURE
After this dynamic 32-hour course you’ll have the confidence to handle all types of medical scenarios across any remote and extreme environment.
16th-17th February, 2019 • COURSE
Location is everything on this unique adventure! Black Sail is remote, accessible only on foot and surrounded by magnificent peaks in the heart of the Lake District.
8th-10th March 2019 • ADVENTURE
By day trek through the mountain wilderness following signs left by the mysterious wolf and its prey, by night enjoy campfire cooking and listen out for distant howls…
30th March-2nd April, 2019 • ADVENTURE, HOLIDAY
On this trek enjoy epic scenery, thrilling suspension bridges, cosy teahouses and watch a breathtaking sunrise behind the highest mountain in the world.
20th April-5th May, 2019 • ADVENTURE, HOLIDAY
This fantastic coast to coast journey takes you through the heart of the Scottish Highlands from Fort William to Inverness crossing the world famous Loch Ness.
6th-10th May, 2019 • ADVENTURE, HOLIDAY