Adventure in Northern France at château du tertre for brownies & guides

France has more to offer

Are you looking for a French trip that gives you more?

Combine a full adventure programme with an itinerary of inspiring cultural excursions based at PGL’s Château du Tertre at the crossroads of Normandy, Brittany and the Loire.

Our château has a beautiful rural setting; accommodation is comfortable; we’ve got great facilities and excursions include local markets, as well as famous sights such as Fougères Château and Mont Saint Michel. Combine trips out with our unique and exciting range of FREE on-site adventure activities to help your girls develop, improve confidence and build stronger relationships as a team.


You’ll enjoy 4 x 1½ hour sessions of engaging activities per day, run by our highly trained team, as well as your chosen itinerary of cultural and historic excursions.

We’ll support you and your group throughout the day, ensuring you have everything you need.

A full evening programme will be led by our team and tailored to meet your requirements. We can include our own special mix of lively entertainment sessions, or can include diary writing, badge work or other specific activities to suit you.

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A typical itinerary for this course

Sample programme for an 8 day Adventure in Northern France course for Brownies and Guides
  Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session 4 Evening
Day 1 Depart UK, travel to France. Arrive in time for evening meal. Passport to the world
Day 2 Climbing Archery Rifle Shooting Abseiling Campfire
Day 3 Low Level Ropes Course Challenge Course Raft Building The Have-a-Go Show
Day 4 Excursion Day: e.g. St Malo and Mont St Michel Mini Olympics
Day 5 Canoeing with picnic lunch at riverside followed by an overnight bivouac. Overnight Bivouac
Day 6 Archery Vertical Challenge Raft Building Quiz Night
Day 7 Sailing Mountain Biking Survivor Disco
Day 8 Depart for home after breakfast        


  • Boules pitches
  • Meeting rooms
  • Disco
  • Extensive grounds for volleyball, basketball and football
  • Wi-Fi for Party Leaders
  • Large screen (for films)
  • On-site activity bases
  • Pool tables
  • Bar
  • Leaders’ lounge with complimentary tea and coffee
  • Table football and games machines
  • Shop
  • Sports hall

Explore the facilities, accommodation and activities on a virtual tour (opens in new window):

Virtual Tour of PGL Chateau du Tertre


  • Groups - Rooms sleep 4-8 in bunk beds with en suite facilities or toilets and showers nearby
  • Leaders - Twin, en suite rooms with hot drink facilities

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