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WELCOME TO THE CRANEDALE CENTRE -
SPECIALISTS IN FIELD STUDIES

The Cranedale Centre is a residential fieldstudies centre providing high quality, academic, fieldcourses for British and overseas students.

Environmental Education - Cranedale

The Centre, established in 1983, has hosted fieldcourses for thousands of students since its inception and offers a comprehensive selection of courses in geography, biology/science, geology, environmental studies and outdoor education for students of all ages. Academic fieldwork courses, following exam board and NC specifications, are individually tailored for A level / GCSE and KS 3 students and an exciting selection of environmental studies topics are also available for tailoring courses to KS2 requirements.

For more course information, please visit the Courses page.

For available course dates click here.

Environmental Education - Cranedale

Cranedale Centre is an established leader in UK fieldwork offering its customers very high quality fieldcourses and facilities. Flexibility, superb organisation and attention to customer requirements are qualities which set the Cranedale Centre apart from others ‘in the field’ offering only fixed duration courses with standardised study programmes.


As part of our policy of continually monitoring and reviewing our performance we ask our customers to evaluate their courses. This is how visiting teachers rated the Centre over the past three years.


Tuition95.6% said very good or excellent
Course Planning97.9% said very good or excellent
Quality of meals95.0% said very good or excellent
Fieldwork Safety99.4% said very good or excellent
Students’ Level of Progress95.8% said very good or excellent
Value for Money92.0% said very good or excellent

  • Excellent as always - thanks again.

    Chris Washington.
    Ilkley Grammar School

  • “Everything has been very well planned and delivery was very good. Students have all made comments regarding the excellent environment, the great showers and the wonderful food. We go to the Lake District for 3 days with Yr10 – this is total luxury here!”

    Delia Thorington.
    Mirfield Free Grammar School.

  • I think I have been to Cranedale 15 times now. It improves every year it seems. Very slick to the specification and very enjoyable. I've got some nice complimentary pens too!! Thanks.

    Mark Parish.
    Beverley Grammar School

  • The centre is the cleanest I have ever stayed in! 

    Rachel Frisby,
    Hill House

  • All centre staff are very friendly and helpful. Thank you to the kitchen staff who with a fuss free approach catered for our gluten free student. Each tutor was enthusiastic, engaged with the students and made huge efforts to learn names - the students enjoyed the work.

    Francis Knowler and Nikki Batch.
    McAuley High School

  • Cranedale is exceedingly good in everything it does. We have experience of several other field centres and can assure you that you are in a league of your own.

    Phil Kenny and Kevin Barber.
    Heckmondwike Grammar

  • Environmental Education - Cranedale
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