Blue Peris Mountain Centre
Blue Peris Mountain Centre is a non-profit making Outdoor
The Centre has a history of over thirty years of successful and
Although the Centre primarily serves Schools and Colleges from
the Bedford area, courses are also available to the wider education
community and enquiries are welcomed.
The Centre has always sustained a culture of development and
initiative in the world of Outdoor Education.
In particular Blue Peris is well known for ensuring that Outdoor
Education programmes are clearly linked to learning outcomes
whether these be in the field of Personal and Social Education or
Curriculum Support such as GCSE or A Level PE.
Blue Peris was one of the first Centres to introduce a
Trainee/Assistant Instructor Training Programme and to be awarded
Investors in People status.
Blue Peris has had a long association with the Mountain Leader
Training Board in providing Mountain Walking Leader (ML) and Single
Pitch Rock Climbing Leader (SPA) Training and Assessment
Blue Peris is a Welsh Canoeing Association Approved Centre and
is licensed by the Adventure
From the 1st February 2014 Bedford Borough Council
will be working with Fusion Lifestyle, an experienced and
established leisure charity, to manage our leisure sites. It will
be business as usual, with all staff and activities continuing as
normal, but working with Fusion will save £1million of tax payers
money every year alongside millions of pounds of investment in
these sites. For details of opening times, timetables, prices and
information on the range of leisure offers available at our sites
please visit http://www.bedfordleisure.com/contracts/Bedford_Leisure