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Mountain Monkeys at Carr Mill Dam, St Helens

car mill dam st helensWe are based in the beautiful location of Carr Mill Dam in St. Helens.

The Carr Mill Dam Boat House Activity Centre is surrounded by St Helen's only area of ancient woodland providing a picturesque location for you to visit. Providing miles of foot and cycle paths and days of fun on, in or near the water.

Our new centre can cater for up to 150 young people or adults at any one time.

Activities we offer at Carr Mill:

  • Kayaking
  • Canoe
  • Raft Building
  • Stand Up Paddle-boarding
  • Artificial Rock Climbing
  • Artificial Caving
  • Bushcraft/Survival Skills
  • Archery
  • Air Rifles
  • Nature Trails
  • MTB Cycling
  • Team-building
  • Problem solving

Our placement at Carr Mill has some great opportunities:

  • Year round provision of our amazing activities.
  • A beautiful location and relaxing atmosphere
  • We can cater for your employee or student training needs.
  • Expert and experienced instructors from across the country.
  • A great resource for your students GCSE PE Curriculum
  • A way to praise or incentivise your students or staff.
  • British Canoeing 1 and 2 Star Training and Assessment.
  • A great base for Duke of Edinburgh Award practice.
  • Close to local travel links.
  • Free parking, including coaches.

car mil dam mapCarr Mill Dam is just off the East Lancs Road (A580), 30 minutes from Liverpool, 40 minutes from Manchester and less than an hour from Chester (find directions on Google Maps), and fully accessible for those with special requirements. We also have full changing and toilet facilities, a space with seating for 150 people and our usual hot or cold food provision. For more information about our facilities at Carr Mill please contact us.


Activity Centre
The Boathouse,
Garswood Old Road,
St Helens
WA11 7LZ
Mountain Monkeys Main Office
2 Abinger Road,

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