‘Whiteworks’ is the ideal venue to experience and enjoy the glory and splendour of Dartmoor.

Set in the heart of Dartmoor, just two miles from Princetown these former miner’s cottages have been converted to provide great bunkhouse accommodation in the centre of the moors.

The accommodation comprises;

• Five bedrooms with bunk beds provide comfortable sleeping capacity for a total of twenty people.

• A purpose built and fully equipped kitchen provides an ample facility for cooking and includes separate

fridge and freezer and a six burner/twin oven cooker with plenty of storage and kitchen utensils

• A large shower room with additional bathrooms and toilets

• Two lounges for dining, training and relaxation

• Surrounding gardens that can be used for camping to accommodate additional guests

All of our Instructors are highly experienced and hold all the relevant National governing body qualifications, all essential safety equipment is provided to make sure you have an enjoyable and educational experience.


Climbing and Abseiling

Whether you after the experience of climbing on the granite Tors of Dartmoor National Park, the limestone sea cliffs of Torbay or maybe even an indoor session at one of our local climbing walls we can cater for you.

Hill Walking

Why not explore some of the West countries beautiful landscapes while you’re here. We can offer guided walks, Duke of Edinburgh’s expeditions, NNAS navigation awards and Walking Group Leader awards.


From the white water rivers of Dartmoor National Park to taster sessions on flat water we can provide you with a fun and educational experience. British Canoe Union star awards, rolling clinics and moving water skills courses are just a few of the services we can provide.

Sea Kayaking

If you’ve ever thought about exploring the coastline of Devon and Cornwall then why not do it via Sea Kayak. It’s a great way to get up close and personal with the wildlife and the opportunity to explore the amazing and varied sea cliffs.


Canoes are such versatile crafts. Whether you want to paddle as a pair or take to the water solo be can give you the necessary skills. Paddle a grade 2 river, Journey across a lake for a picnic or expedition for your chosen length of time you can do it all in a canoe.

Mountain biking

If two wheels is your choice of transport then why nor come Mountain Biking with us. From the natural trails of Dartmoor National Park, Manmade trails of Haldon Forest or a gentle bimble up the Plym Valley trail we have something for you. We also run Introductory and improver skills courses and Duke of Edinburgh Expeditions.


Most probably the fastest growing activity in the south-west if not the country. Coasteering is a thrill a minute. Safety is paramount and all essential equipment is provided. Jumping from rocky outcrops, swimming and climbing along the coastline is all part of the fun. Coming face to face with the wildlife and exploring the surroundings make Coasteering a truly amazing experience.

Gorge Walking

Gorge walking in a nutshell it is one of the best outdoor activities that you can do.  Basically it involves your party scrambling up or down a river or stream. Now this might seem quite tame but it is the type of river that makes the difference. As the name might suggest, all the rivers we operate in run through narrow valleys and small gorges which produces various natural challenges for your team to overcome.

Power Kiting

If you’ve ever fancied trying this fast growing sport then we’re here to show you how. Learn to fly two and four line kites on handles or a bar to progress your skills onto a land-board, buggy or kite-surf board. A truly thrilling activity that can be done in the local park or at one of the areas amazing beaches.


For all you budding ‘‘Robin Hood’s’’ out there, why not come and give Archery a go. A great activity if you want less intensity. This activity can be offered indoors or out depending on the weather.

Ultimate Frisbee

A fast growing team sport played on the Beach or in an open space. It’s fun, its infectious and it’s highly competitive. Why not give it a try?

Team building/Problem Solving

We have a wide range of problems and activities to challenge your team. Our Instructors are highly experienced and will review your efforts with you to build your team. These activities can be coupled with any of the above to make a fun and constructive package. Whether you are a corporate entity looking for a challenge, a school group or a gathering of family/friends we can cater for you.


To make a booking or reservation enquiry please contact:  whiteworks@plymouthcollege.com or call 01752 203300