ACross Country is a charity which uses the outdoors and other activities to encourage
personal, social and spiritual growth and recuperation.
We pride ourselves on working with people. Our programmes are tailored to the requirements
of each individual and group.
We bring the outdoors to people and bring people to the outdoors, empowering people
in many varied and different ways.
ACross Country is a place of adventure and stillness. A place where those who are
broken can grow to wholeness, where the isolated can belong, where the lost can search
for meaning, and where the questioner can explore. It challenges in order to enable
growth. It accepts, and in accepting people change. Adventure challenges and excites.
Silence and stillness give space for renewal and exploration. Nature inspires and
A place to BE
A place to be heard
A place to feel
A place to look at fears
A place that is safe enough to allow people to explore into dark recesses without
judgement or fear of rejection, with loving, sensitive support.
A place of honesty and truth
A place to break barriers
A place where conventions can be broken
A place to experience and in which to experience
A place to be you, a place to be me
A place to be a part of, to belong to and to contribute to
Where heart and a common sense of vision are more important than technical expertise,