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Outdoor centre in Ras Al Khaimah
About Us
Challenging Adventure provides a secure and idyllic environment for those seeking high quality instruction of a variety of outdoor activities in the peace and tranquillity of the UAE mountains or desert.

Award winning British owned Outdoor Adventure Activity company in Ras al Khaimah started back in 2013 by Mustafa & Lizzy Sahin with a clear focus on bringing the classroom learning to nature's great outdoors.  Offering a wide range of activities with customised progressive programs to suit the school’s needs, with focuses on Curriculum Links, Cultural, Environmental and Adventure programs along with International Awards, as well as having a clear understanding of the corporate team building needs.

Our main centre was opened in the Hajar mountains of RAK expanding through from the desert to the mangroves, we have 5 locations within the UAE.

At our idyllic and tranquil centre in Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) we have toilet & shower facilities, food and refreshments, 3 hot pools filled with natural spring water and 3 luxury camping areas. 

Offering programs for all ages, with a strong focus on outdoor learning, purposeful activities within nature ensuring we work together to bring greater understanding to sustainability focus.

Our extensive and fun range of activities take place within the centre or just outside our door so no need for additional transport, this helps keep the carbon footprint down and the need to spend activity time on a coach.

International Awards are offered from Bronze, Silver and Gold, practice and qualifiers available.

Healthy & Safety is paramount to us consequently all of our instructors are British trained and qualified, having worked extensively both in the UK and around the world gaining invaluable knowledge and experience. We follow strict daily risk assessments, all equipment is regularly changed and upgraded. All our instructor's work to strict customer ratios so that all needs are catered for and every adventurer gets the guidance and support they require. 

Our tailor made programs match with the schools objectives, whether this Cultural learning, Science, Maths, Geography, Regrouping and team work or simply a regular residential camp. 


Staying at Challenging Adventure is a truly magical experience, with a centre like no other in the UAE we are confidant that everyone will remember their time here for years to come, taking away so much more than just memories.  

We look forward to you joining us for a unique adventure in the mountains of Ras Al Khaimah.

Contact us on our email below. 


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