Activities and Fun

This school holiday at Fairlands we’ve got a huge range of activities for everyone. No experience is required, hire pedalos or rowing boats, try new water sports, conquer the gr8 wall and learn to sail! Fairlands offers free parking, a cafe and toilet facilities. Stand Up Paddleboarding and Dinghy Sailing Courses require pre-booking, call the centre on 01438 353241.

Hire Pedalos or Rowing Boats

Pedalos hold up to 5 people. Turn up and hire on the day of your visit. Last hire is 30 minutes before finish time.

Contact the centre for dates

£10 per rowing boat for 30 minutes | £15 per pedalo for 30 minutes
£10 deposit, 1 adult per boat

Aqua Play

The Aqua Play sprays, squirts, mists and shoots water into the play area, a fun, free water park for children in a safe and interactive environment. Cafe and Toilet facilities are available here during spring and summer.

Re-opens Spring 2020

Free Visit Stevenage Borough Council's website for more information

Stand Up Paddleboarding

Our paddleboarding sessions teach you how to stay up, paddle with confidence and master different skills on the boards. Stand up paddleboarding is an easy activity to get into, give it a try!

Sessions are first come first served. There may be some spaces available on the day but please call before visiting to check. Ages 8+.

Contact the centre for dates

£10 for children, £15 for adults per session

Gr8 Climbing Wall

Can you reach the top of the wall? Climbers must be 25kg+ to climb.

Call the centre for dates

£4 for 15 minutes climb

RYA Dinghy Sailing Courses

Test your agility, balance and quick thinking to master these small and fast responding boats. No experience required for beginner courses, courses are supervised by friendly instructors. Pre-booking essential.

Ages 11-16 Contact the centre for dates 09.00-15.45

High Ropes

Conquer our adrenaline filled high ropes course! Our instructors will show you how to climb and scale in a safe and fun environment. Call today to prebook. Ages 8+.

Contact the centre for dates 13.00, 14.00

£10 for children, £15 for adults per session

Maps and activity sheets are available from the Outdoor Activities Centre Reception, pop in and say hello the team!

Water Activities

  • Sailing
  • Dragon Boats
  • Rowing
  • Pedalos
  • Power Boating
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding
  • Raft Building

Land Activities

  • Grass Buggies
  • Grass Sledges
  • Grass Boards
  • Mountain Biking
  • Orienteering
  • Power Kiting
  • Climbing Wall
  • Team Building

High Ropes Activities

  • Abseiling
  • Jacobs Ladder
  • Leap of Faith
  • Crate Stacking

Contact Us

Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts SG2 0BL

01438 353241

Opening Times

Summer Mon-Sun, Winter Tues-Sat Please visit our facebook page for bank holiday opening hours.

Getting Here

Getting here

The centre and park is 1.5 miles from Stevenage town centre and the train station, the bus route can be found here. Car parks are available around the park and are free to use. Fairlands makes for a great bike ride, Stevenage's cycle system map can be found here.

Working in partnership with Stevenage Borough Council.