Devon on Ashburton
Dates of operation: 1950s – 1970s
Number of young people through its doors: approximately 10,000
Our Devon Holne Park Outward Bound School was located right on the edge of Dartmoor with the river Dart running through its grounds. It was originally opened as a centre from young men but became the first centre to experiment with running all-girls and mixed courses in the late 50’s. Activities at the centre were focused around caving, climbing, cliff rescues and expeditions.
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