Adventure in Northern France
for Brownies and 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.
|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|
- A diverse and stimulating mix of activities enables your girls to learn and apply a range of new skills. Your girls improve in confidence, self-esteem and are better able to interact effectively with both peers and adults.
- Girls develop key skills such as communication, leadership, problem solving and teamwork through the range of activities they take part in.
- Girls will often leave PGL with raised aspirations from their experience of the wider world.
- Girls learn to appreciate the benefits of health and physical fitness.