Camp QE offers fun and exciting multi-activity camps throughout the school holidays. Held at Thorpe Underwood Estate in Yorkshire, these camps are for children aged 5-13 years and are day-only. Plus, you don't have to be a QE student to attend!

Camp QE offers an action-packed mini breaks for children. Every day is different and combines a great selection of outdoor sports, outdoor games, indoor sports, indoor activities and arts and crafts.

The outdoor activities range from popular sports such as football, rugby and tennis right through to rock climbing walls, trampolining and skateboarding whilst our indoor timetable includes basketball, dodgeball, table tennis, baking cakes and tie-dying t-shirts.

The state-of-the-art facilities and high-quality, independent-school coaching staff ensure that your child has a safe, enjoyable learning experience that they'll remember always. With incredible sport facilities on-site and a wide-range of sports coaching staff, CampQE are able to offer a wide range of indoor and outdoor sports. This includes Football, Rugby, Cricket, Tennis, Badminton, Table Tennis, Swimming, Water Polo, Snooker, Basketball, Netball, Volleyball, Dodgeball, Rounders / Baseball, Rifle Shooting, Rock Climbing, Skateboarding, Roller Blading / Roller Skating and Trampolining.

It is not all about traditional sports, our multi-activity camps also offer a great range of games and activities to get involved in such as organised team games like Capture The Flag, competitive sports days, scavenger hunts, assault courses, pool parties, Zumba, messy activities like tie-dying t-shirts and garden games like Giant Jenga.

There are art and craft activities too, including baking cakes and biscuits, pizza making, mask making, drawing and painting, creating robots and seasonal crafts like Easter egg making.

Day camps run throughout the holidays with planned activities timetabled Monday to Friday, 9 am - 4 pm. Wrap around care is available on request, 8 am - 9 am and 4 pm - 5.30 pm every day and is situated in the 'Muggles' indoor entertainment area with heaps of before and after camp activities available. All meals are provided by the award-winning, in-house catering team. Sibling discounts are available.

To find out more, visit To book, contact the Camp QE team by email: or by telephone: 01423 333300.

Class Times & Locations
Visit the Queen Ethelburga's website for details of the latest holiday camp.
Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate, Thorpe Underwood Estate,York,YO26 9SS


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