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Information, Tickets & Travel Travel Calendars....................................4-9 Information, Tickets & Travel (ITT) ITT Terms & Conditions & ITT Office Info.............10-11 Attraction Tickets.................................................... 13 Family Days Out.................................................14-16 Around Britain...................................................18-22 Special Events....................................................24-31 Castles & Stately Homes....................................33-35 London, the Capital City.....................................36-38 Live Theater.......................................................40-41 Sporting Events..................................................42-43 Adults Only........................................................44-46 Outdoor Recreation (ODR) ODR Terms & Conditions & ODR Office Info.........50-51 One Day Excursions............................................52-55 Overnight Adventures.........................................56-58 48TH FORCE SUPPORT SQUADRON Kelli Moon, Lt Col, USAF

Commander, 48th Force Support Squadron Debbie Southee, Civ, USAF

Deputy, 48th Force Support Squadron Marketing & Publicity

For general inquiries call 01638 521719, mail 48 FSS/FSK Attn: Marketing & Publicity Unit 5187 APO, AE 09461-5187 or email 48FSS.FSK@us.af.mil. This guide is prepared by the 48th Force Support Squadron’s Marketing & Publicity Department and is an unofficial publication for the RAF Lakenheath community. Contents are not necessarily the official views of, nor endorsed by, the U.S. government, the Department of Defense, the U.S. European Command, the 48th Fighter Wing or the 48th Force Support Squadron. Information is current at the time of publication. Activities, prices and events are subject to change.

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Ana Gonzalez........................... Marketing Specialist Rubén Zaldaña............... Commercial Sponsorship

& Events Coordinator Ana Knoles................. Visual Information Specialist Amanda DeHart..... Visual Information Specialist Marlene Bautista.... Visual Information Specialist Jax Ochs.............. Visual Information Specialist Kayla Matthews.............................. Marketing Clerk

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ITT Terms & Conditions

Information, Tickets & Travel

Information, Tickets & Travel

Building 977, Room G20, RAF Lakenheath • Building 142, RAF Mildenhall Comm: 01638 522979 or DSN: 226-2979

www.ittlakenheath.com 1. Day trips require a 30-person minimum to run. Please book by the Monday prior to the trip unless otherwise stated. Bookings are accepted later if space permits. While every effort will be made to ensure that a tour goes out as scheduled in a 49-passenger coach, ITT reserves the right to substitute the tour with a smaller coach/people carrier van if the minimum is not met. 2. Trips may be canceled if the minimum of 30 people is not reached. If canceled, the ITT Office will notify customers registered for the trip at least one day prior to departure. The ITT office is NOT responsible if any customer cannot be contacted on their duty phone or home phone provided on the booking form. Customers should contact the ITT office at DSN 226-2979, commercial 01638 522979 or via the www.ittlakenheath.com website at least one day prior to departure to check for changes in case ITT had difficulty contacting the patron. 3. Day trips use contracted coaches to provide a service for the ITT Office. Prices of these trips include bus transportation & entry to the attraction,* unless otherwise stated. Admission fees that are not included will be paid directly to the admission gate or the tour escort on the day of departure if group discount rates apply. All admissions are payable in pounds sterling. * Exclusions may apply, speak to an ITT agent for more information. 4. Refund Policies: A complete refund (excluding: pre-paid admissions, theater/concert tickets and sporting events) will be made under the following circumstances: a. Unexpected work commitment for military members verified in writing by their Squadron Commander. b. Emergency Leave. The ITT Office must be notified prior to tour departure. c. An ITT Office cancellation of a trip. 5. Drinking alcoholic beverages and smoking on the coach is strictly prohibited. Food on coaches is not permitted. 6. Eligibility: The ITT program is available to all active duty military, DoD civilians, retired military, their dependents and bona fide guests. Persons must be 18 years of age or over. Children under the age of 18 CANNOT travel without a parent or guardian. 7. For pricing purposes, children aged 3-14 years are for transportation only. All others vary depending on the admission ages set by the attraction. All children, including infants, must be in a seat with their seat belts on. 8. It is common practice in the UK to tip coach drivers. Gratuities are at the discretion of the passenger and should reflect their level of satisfaction. 9. The 52° North Travel Guide is published by the 48th Force Support Squadron Marketing Department. While every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in the travel guide is correct at the time of printing, changes in opening hours, admission charges, etc., may occur. ITT is unable to accept any responsibility for inaccuracies in the information supplied, nor for any inconvenience that may arise. 10. Payment Accepted: ITT accepts cash, VISA, MasterCard, US dollar check and Air Force Club Card. Sorry, ITT cannot accept sterling cheques. ITT Day Tours can be purchased in the office or on www.ittlakenheath.com. A Layaway Program is also available on certain tours, please ask for details.

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You can make easy payment plans when booking a cruise, continental tours or any of our organized overnight group tours. Visit or call ITT for details!

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SEE WHAT ITT CAN DO FOR YOU Stop by today and let us help you with your travel arrangements! • Ferry Crossings, Eurostar, Rail or Eurotunnel crossings from the UK to Europe • Reserve escorted coaches or flight packages with SunFun, & Newmarket Holidays • Book all-inclusive holiday packages for Spain, Croatia, Greece & many other destinations • Arrange a cruise with Royal Caribbean, Norwegian and others • Book air travel worldwide • Attraction tickets for numerous European destinations • Travel Insurance • Make hotel arrangements within the UK and worldwide • West End theatre tickets

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ITT strives to give you as much information as possible at the time of booking to prepare for your trip with us. However, it is always a good idea to look online at the destination/attraction you will be visiting for useful information to better enhance your visit. Please be advised ITT cannot be held responsible for unforeseen changes in the weather and it is recommended to always bring an umbrella or waterproof outerwear and shoes.

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ITT Locations & Hours Information, Tickets & Travel DSN: 226-2979 Commercial: 01638 522979 Main Office | Building 977, Room G20 Monday-Friday • 11am-4pm Weekends/US Holidays • CLOSED BX Office | Located inside the RAF Lakenheath BX Monday-Friday • 10am-5pm Saturday • 10am-1pm Goal/Family Days • 10am-1pm US Holidays • CLOSED

ITT BX Office Lakenheath Base Exchange

RAF Mildenhall Office | Building 162, RAF Mildenhall Monday-Friday • 10am-5pm Weekends/Family Days/US Holidays • CLOSED RAF Lakenheath Goal Days • 10am-1pm

Lakenheath Base Exchange

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London Tube Tickets Zones 1-6, Off-Peak Travel Card Adult.............................................................................. £12.70 Child (Ages 5-15)............................................................. £6.30 Ticket valid Monday-Friday after 9:30am, weekends & UK holidays Big Bus Tour Adult................................................................................... £26 Child (Ages 5-15)................................................................ £14 London Eye Adult................................................................................... £20 Child (Ages 3-15)................................................................ £16 London Dungeon Adult................................................................................... £19 Child (Ages 3-15)................................................................ £15 London Aquarium Adult................................................................................... £17 Child (Ages 3-15)................................................................ £13 Madame Tussauds™ featuring: Star Wars & Marvel Super Heroes Experiences Adult................................................................................... £23 Child (Ages 3-15)................................................................ £19 Shrek’s Adventure London Adult................................................................................... £19 Child (Ages 3-15)................................................................ £15 Tower of London Adult................................................................................... £21 Child (Ages 5-15)................................................................ £10 Over 60............................................................................... £16 Family (Up to 2 Adults & 3 Children).................................... £53 Thorpe Park Adult................................................................................... £27 Child (Ages 3-11)................................................................ £27 Alton Towers Adult................................................................................... £29 Child (Ages 3-11)................................................................ £24

Chessington World of Adventures & Zoo Adult................................................................................... £25 Child (Ages 3-11)................................................................ £25 LEGOLAND® Adult................................................................................... £34 Child (Ages 3-15)................................................................ £34 Warwick Castle Adult....................................................................................£13 Child (Ages 3-11)...................................................................£9 Kensington Palace Adult................................................................................... £16 Child (Ages 5-15).................................................................. £8 Over 60............................................................................... £12 Family (Up to 2 Adults & 3 Children).................................... £39 Hampton Court Palace Adult................................................................................... £18 Child (Ages 5-15).................................................................. £9 Over 60............................................................................... £15 Family (Up to 2 Adults & 3 Children).................................... £44 Center Parcs Spa Break (Day Package)......................................................£58 Cineworld Tickets Adult..................................................................................... £7 Child (Ages 14 & under)................................................... £5.50 Medium popcorn & soda combo vouchers..............................£5 Unlimited Card...................................................................£142 Fees & Charges Theater Booking*.................................................................. £2 Airline Ticket*..................................................................... $25 Leisure Travel*............................................................ £10/$15 *Price per ticket or booking. • All Ticket sales are FINAL, non-refundable & non-exchangeable, no exceptions • ALL TICKETS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE • Prices effective April 1, 2018

Stop by any of our ITT locations to purchase your discounted attraction tickets, today! See www.ittlakenheath.com for details & updates | 01638 522979


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Cadbury World

Sundays: April 1 (Easter), June 10 & August 5 Tuesday, July 24 Adult £36, Child (4-15) £32, Infant £10 • Inclusive Cadbury World is a wonderful experience of sights, sounds, and most importantly, taste! The perfect day for all the chocolate lovers: watch as they produce the chocolate by hand, you'll get a chance to buy your own candies at the end.

Alton Towers

Monday, April 2 Saturdays: May 12 & September 1 • Friday, August 3 Adult £58, Child (3-11) £54, Infant £10 • Inclusive With over 50 rides and attractions, the Alton Towers Resort is Britain's Greatest Escape! Whether you're after pure adrenaline-pumping experiences or family fun, there is something for everyone to enjoy including the UK's first Rollercoaster Restaurant! New for 2018; Wicker Man is the UK’s first new wooden rollercoaster experience in 21 years and comes with a globally unique twist – bringing together wood and fire for the very first time.

Tuesday, April 3 Monday, May 28 (Memorial Day) Friday, June 15 (Family Day) Wednesdays: July 4 (4th of July) & August 15 Sunday, September 23

Adult £56, Child (5-15) £47, Infant £10 • Inclusive Warner Bros. Studio Tour London provides an amazing opportunity to explore the magic of the Harry Potter films. Last Spring, the Studio unveiled an exciting, permanent expansion dedicated to the Forbidden Forest. The Forbidden Forest may be strictly off limits to Hogwarts students, but you now have the chance to defy Professor Dumbledore’s orders and follow the footsteps of Harry, Ron and Hermione deep into the Forbidden Forest.


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LEGOLAND®

Thursdays: April 5 & August 9 Friday, June 15 (Family Day) • Saturday, July 14 Adult/Child £51, Infant £10 • Inclusive

For an awesome family day out this year visit the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort and experience the ultimate world of LEGO® adventure! The LEGOLAND Windsor Resort has something for everyone! New for 2018; Miniland Explore the World, Miniland USA, LEGO® Reef! A whole new LEGO® world of awesome awaits in 2018, with over 2 million LEGO® bricks set to be installed into the Resort’s world famous Miniland attraction and LEGO® Reef.

BeWILDerwood

Friday, April 6 Adult/Child £29, Infant (Under 92cm) £10 • Inclusive A wild and imaginative adventure park with magical tree houses and intriguing characters, BeWILDerwood is bringing a curious difference to the Norfolk Broads. BeWILDerwood is a huge award-winning forest of family fun and outdoor adventure. Parents are encouraged to play alongside their children, which makes for a day of brilliant fun and exciting memories for the whole family.

Thorpe Park

Saturdays: April 28, July 7 & September 22 Adult/Child £43, Infant £10 • Inclusive With over 30 thrilling rides, attractions and live events, Thorpe Park Resort is an island like no other and the UK’s must-visit destination. Enjoy world-class rides such as the UK’s only winged rollercoaster The Swarm, Stealth, one of Europe’s fastest and tallest rollercoasters, the 100ft ‘beyond vertical’ drop of the movie themed coaster SAW-The Ride and inversion coasters Colossus and Nemesis Inferno. PLUS water rides including the super-soaking Tidal Wave, Storm Surge and Rumba Rapids guarantee the thrills and fun.

Chessington World of Adventures

Saturdays: April 28, June 2 & September 22 Adult/Child £43, Infant £10 • Inclusive Chessington World of Adventures Resort is a theme park that includes 10 themed lands and over 40 rides and attractions! Not to forget the zoo, SEA LIFE Center and daily shows, Chessington is definitely Britain's Wildest Adventure! New for 2018: Tiger Rock, an exhilarating log flume in the all-new Land of the Tiger. Get a unique view of the majestic Amur Tigers, before descending a misty waterfall drop, right through the center of a giant tiger's head carved into the imposing rock.

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Family Days Out

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West Midlands Safari Park & Amusement Rides

Saturdays: May 5 & August 25 Adult £41, Child (3-15) £40, Infant £10 • Inclusive West Midlands Safari Park is an award-winning family attraction, which really is the perfect kids’ day out in Worcestershire. The wonderful drive-through safari experience covers 150 acres and four miles featuring some of the greatest species known to man. This tour also includes wristbands to enjoy a day full of thrilling amusement rides for all ages.

London Zoo

Friday, August 17 Adult £44, Child (3-15) £37, Infant £10 • Inclusive With over 800 spectacular animal species to discover, as well as live shows and fantastic, immersive exhibits, this is a must-see attraction. You can enjoy interactive experiences throughout the zoo including Penguin Beach – watch as the penguins dive, swim, frolic and feed; Gorilla Kingdom – come face-to-face with the majestic western lowland gorillas; and Rainforest Life – journey high into the treetops to meet a variety of amazing rainforest species.

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Information, Tickets & Travel

Around Britain

Stonehenge & City of Bath

Saturdays: April 14, June 23 & August 11 Adult £48, Child (5-15) £41, Infant £10 • Inclusive Visit Britain’s most remarkable monument and World Heritage Site. Enjoy the visitors center which features permanent and temporary exhibitions, as well as an external exhibition featuring a cluster of Neolithic houses. Visitors may walk the circumference of the stones to discover the many mysteries of this incredible site. From there, we venture to the City of Bath, home of the Roman thermal bathhouse. Here you will have time to explore the city at your leisure. *English Heritage Members: Ask ITT about discounted prices.

NEW! Blenheim Palace - Jousting

Sunday, May 6 Adult £36, Child (5-16) £27, Infant £10 • Inclusive Witness the “Knights of Royal England” as they set out to compete in a thrilling jousting battle. Your day will be full of action and entertainment, including archery, falconry displays, a puppet show and much more. This is a perfect day out for the entire family.

NEW! ELY DYO Thursdays: May 17, June 28, July 26 & September 20 Adult £13, Child (3-14) £11, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

The city of Ely is full of charm, beauty, and home to one of the most spectacular cathedrals in England. The city offers a wonderful blend of the historic and the modern. Spend the day wandering around Ely and enjoy the sights and shopping! Ely’s riverside is a popular place for visitors looking to relax, take a boat trip, browse through shops and galleries, or enjoy a spot for afternoon tea.


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City of York - Guided Walking Tour

Saturdays: May 19, July 7 & September 29 Adult £42, Child (3-14) £40, Infant £10 • Inclusive Your walking tour includes the walls surrounding the city, the Shambles, the City Center and the Minster (admission not included). While other places have ancient town walls, narrow old streets, museums and fine big churches, none has them in such a concentration of excellence as York.

Leeds Castle & City of Canterbury

Sunday, May 20 Adult £40, Child (4-15) £35, Infant £10 • Inclusive First, enjoy a visit to the breathtaking Leeds Castle. You can feed the swans, explore the historic castle or get lost in the hedge maze. Then, we are off to visit Canterbury where you will spend time at your leisure. Visit the Canterbury Tales and join Chaucer’s Pilgrims, admire the Roman Mosaic Pavement in the Roman Museum or climb the West Gate Towers for splendid panoramic views of the city.

STONEHENGE

INNER CIRCLE & WINDSOR CASTLE Sundays: May 27 & September 2 Adult £79, Child (5-16) £70, Infant £54 • Inclusive

Visit Britain’s most remarkable and intriguing prehistoric monument and World Heritage Site. As old as the great temples and pyramids of Egypt, Stonehenge exerts a mysterious fascination. This rare opportunity allows you to get up close to the stones and includes a stop with entry to Windsor Castle. *Contact ITT for additional trip information.


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Dover Castle

Around Britain

Sundays: May 27, July 22 & September 9 Adult £41, Child (5-15) £33, Infant £10 • Inclusive Situated above the White Cliffs of Dover, this magnificent castle has guarded the shores from invasion for 20 centuries. Enjoy a great family day out with a visit to the “Key to England.” Explore the darkly atmospheric Secret Wartime Tunnels, now with a vivid recreation of the Dunkirk evacuation, complete with dramatic projections of swooping Spitfires and real film footage. *English Heritage Members: Ask ITT about discounted prices.

NEW! Winchester Cathedral: Jane Austen Guided Tour Saturday, June 16 | Book by Friday, May 18 Adult £38, Child/Infant (Under 16) £10 • Inclusive

Jane Austen died in Winchester in 1817, in rented rooms on College Street; Jane was buried in the north aisle of the Cathedral. This tour offers visitors an intimate, and often amusing, insight into her life and connections with the Cathedral. The tour will include a walk through the Cathedral's historic Inner Close to the house on College Street where Jane and Cassandra stayed during their time in Winchester; there will also be time to explore Winchester at your leisure.

HITCHIN LAVENDER Saturdays: June 30 & July 21

Adult £16, Child (3-14) £14, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

*Please bring GBP to purchase your picking bags on the day.

Join us as we take you to the beautiful lavender fields of North Hertfordshire. With over 25 miles of fresh lavender rows; you can explore and pick your own fresh flowers. In addition to lavender fields, they also grow sunflowers and have a wildflower area. Inside their 17th century barn there are a range of lunches and homemade cakes available, you can also browse the products and choose from their large variety of lavender plants on offer.


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City of Bath - Guided Walking Tour

Saturday, July 14 & Sunday, September 16 Adult £42, Child (3-14) £40, Infant £10 • Inclusive Enjoy the history on this walking tour of Bath. Your guide will walk you through the city from its origins as a pagan healing spring, through its glory years as Aquae Sulis. Explore the Roman thermal bathhouse and learn about Bath’s renaissance under royal patronage in the 18th century and conclude with its current position as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There will also be plenty of time to explore the city at your leisure.

NEW! Sandringham DYO

Sunday, July 15

Adult £16, Child (3-14) £14, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

Sandringham is best known as the location of Sandringham House and its estate, a much loved country retreat of Her Majesty The Queen. Nearby to Sandringham is the Royal Stud, a stud farm home to many royal horses. Sandringham is also the birthplace of Diana, Princess of Wales.

NEW! SOUTHWOLD DYO

DO YOUR OWN THING

Sunday, August 19

Adult £18, Child (3-14) £16, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

Southwold is a pleasant north Suffolk seaside town. The town has much to offer including the working lighthouse, beach huts, a busy harbor, a cliff top cannon, an award-winning pier and, of course, the beach. Southwold is also home to the award-winning UK brewer, hotelier and wine merchant Adnams brewery.


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Brighton DYO

Saturday, August 4 Adult £25, Child (3-14) £23, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

Voted one of the top 10 beach break destinations in the world, Brighton and its beachfront are legendary. Home of the famous Brighton Pier, Brighton is a treasure trove of things to do and places to go, from iconic tourist attractions to the beautiful beach front. Spend your day on the beach eating fish and chips by the sea, shopping, or sightseeing…Brighton has it all!

NEW! American Cemetery & Cambridge DYO

Saturday, August 18 Adult £14, Child (3-14) £12, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

Take the opportunity to visit the Cambridge American Cemetery and appreciate the quiet while wandering around the beautifully kept grounds. Admire the sweeping views to Ely Cathedral on the horizon and stare in awe at the vibrant and colorful mosaic ceiling of the Memorial. Be inspired by the stories of those young men and women who were plucked out of America and dropped ‘somewhere in England’ during WWII. At the new Visitor Center you can immerse yourself in history, and there’s something for younger visitors too. There will also be time to explore Cambridge at your leisure.

NEW! Canterbury Cathedral

Sunday, September 30 Adult £41, Child (5-17) £36, Infant £10 • Inclusive Canterbury Cathedral is one of the oldest and most famous Christian structures in England. The Cathedral is both a holy place and part of a World Heritage Site. *Includes a guided tour of the Cathedral.

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Special Events

Stratford-upon-Avon - Shakespeare’s Birthday Saturday, April 21

Adult £22, Child (3-14) £20, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

The streets of Stratford-upon-Avon are taken over with music, pageantry and a special parade, as Shakespeare’s birthday weekend brings together performers, artists and ambassadors from around the world in celebration.

Report Card Special

June & July Only FREE Child Cineworld Ticket Ages 5-14 Only School children, bring your report card into ITT showing that you’ve received an “A” in Math or English and we’ll reward you with a FREE child Cineworld Ticket!

NEW! Highclere Castle

as seen on Downton Abbey

Saturday, April 7 Book by Thursday, March 22 Adult £39, Child (4-16) £34, Infant £10 • Inclusive Includes: entry to the Castle, gardens and transportation.

Highclere Castle is not only a beautiful building, but a warm and welcoming home. Enjoy exploring the history, gardens, and life behind the scenes of the real Downton Abbey. After many seasons of Downton Abbey fans will automatically recognize the stunning building as the home of the Crawley family. Believe it or not, the inside of the house looks identical to the hit drama. *Photography is not permitted within the Castle but it is allowed outside for personal use only.


LONDON DYO MARATHON Sunday, April 22 Adult £21, Child (3-14) £19, Infant £10 • Transportation Only Join us for one of London’s biggest events. We will take you into central London where you can make your way to view the marathon.

Sunday, May 13

Adult £19, Child (3-14) £17, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

Moms receive 50% off this tour when accompanied by a child. Bicester Village is a luxury destination and home to more than 160 boutiques of world-famous brands, each offering exceptional value with over 60% of savings on the recommended retail prices. Make this Mother’s day about you and fulfill all your shopping needs. *This offer cannot be exchanged for another tour.

Sunday, May 13

Adult £41, Child (4-15) £37, Infant £10 • Inclusive Created to be an architecturally striking vertical city, the Shard stands tall above London offering beautiful views of the city and the River Thames. Equipped with retail, offices, hotel, apartments, restaurants and a public viewing gallery, the Shard is a masterpiece for thousands of people to enjoy.


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Special Events

NEW! Dickens Festival Saturday, June 2

Adult £24, Child (3-14) £22, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

The Dickens Festival has been held annually in Rochester since 1978. There will be costumed parades and readings from his novels set up throughout the Rochester streets. In the Castle Gardens, you will find food and drink stalls, fair and fun competitions for everyone to join in. This is a day for you to enjoy at your leisure. Photo credit: Rochester Dickens Festival Supporters, www.rochesterdickensfestival.org.uk

Trooping the Colour: The Queen’s Birthday Parade Saturday, June 9

Adult £21, Child (3-14) £19, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

“Trooping the Colour” is an annual event marking The Queen’s official birthday. This momentous occasion will be celebrated with a colorful and historic military parade. This splendid event takes place every year on Horse Guards Parade in Whitehall.

*No reserved seating available; standing only.

Robin Hood Festival Sunday, August 5

Adult £20, Child (3-14) £18, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

The Robin Hood Festival in Sherwood Forest has entertainment for all ages. Various performers will delight you as you explore medieval stalls, jousting tournaments, story tellers, comedy acts and witness Robin and the Sheriff of Nottingham clash once more in the home of the outlaw! Explore the forest and encounter any of the festival’s characters, take part in a range of activities and visit the legendary Major Oak.

Notting Hill Carnival Sunday, August 26

Adult £21, Child (3-14) £19, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

Europe’s largest street festival - the Notting Hill Carnival! The carnival brings the streets of West London alive with steel bands, food stalls, calypso music, amazing floats and costumed performers. You don’t want to miss out on one of London’s largest and best annual events.

*Not recommended for young children.

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Sunday, June 17

Adult £39, Child (5-15) £28, Infant £10 • Inclusive

Dads receive 50% off this tour when accompanied by a child. Give dad a special treat with a trip to this historical tower. *This offer cannot be exchanged for another tour.


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Special Events

London DYO Back to School Special

Saturday, September 1 Adult £21, Child (3-14) £19, Infant £10 Transportation Only Students receive 50% off a trip to London! Child must be present when signing up and accompanied by a guardian on the tour.

NEW! Westfield Stratford Shopping Mall Saturday, September 8

Adult £21, Child (3-14) £19, Infant £10 • Transportation Only

Enjoy a day of shopping at the Westfield Stratford City Shopping Mall. The Westfield Stratford is home to over 300 brands, 75 places to eat and get a drink, a Vue cinema with 17 screens, a bowling alley with 14 lanes, and a casino.

MAY 25-28 £391 per person

*Based on two adults sharing accommodation. £120 single room supplement. Visit Pegasus Bridge, Utah Beach, Pointe du Hoc, American Cemetery, Arromanches and the Airborne Museum.

Includes: all admission fees, three nights in a 3-star hotel, continental breakfast, return luxury coach to Normandy, channel crossing and an experienced tour manager. Join our layaway program and sign up today with a deposit of just £60/person. Full payment due April 27. *Tour not recommended for young children.


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October 6-8 Book by Friday, May 25: limited availability.

Adults Only £265*

*Price per adult. Based on two adults sharing accommodation. £35 single room supplement. Layaway option is available. £90 deposit per person required when booking; must be paid by August 24 (non-refundable/non-exchangeable).

Includes: Round-trip flights, two nights bed and breakfast accommodation, Belfast airport transfers, Game of Thrones full day tour and time to explore Belfast at your leisure. Embark on this immersive experience where you will visit locations used for filming scenes in the County Down area. Locations included are: Winterfell, Robb's camp, Inch Abbey (where Robb and Catelyn Stark hear of Ned's death), and Tollymore Forest Park (where the Direwolf pups were found, and where many more of the northern Westeros scenes were filmed). There will also be a stop at Dundrum Castle, a 13th century Norman castle with stunning views of Dundrum Bay and the Mourne Mountains.


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November 18-25 Prices starting from $714* per person

Payment plans available, see ITT for further details Prices are based on two adults sharing an inside cabin. Includes: Taxes & fees • Excludes: Airfare, airport transfers, drink packages, gratitudes & shore excursions. *Prices are also available for a third/fourth person.


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Castles & Stately Homes

Information, Tickets & Travel

Warwick Castle

Sundays: April 15 & June 3 • Tuesday, August 7 Adult £31, Child (3-11) £28, Infant £10 • Inclusive Immerse yourself in more than 1,100 years of jaw-dropping history! Full to the turrets with dazzling shows and attractions, spellbinding storytelling and fun experiences all year-round, Warwick Castle is an action-packed and unforgettable day out for everyone.

Windsor Castle

Sundays: April 29 & July 1 • Friday, June 15 (Family Day) Adult £39, Child (5-16) £29, Infant £10 • Inclusive A visit to Windsor Castle, an official residence of the Queen, includes the magnificent state apartments, which are furnished with some of the finest treasures from the Royal Collection. Among the masterpieces are paintings, fine English and French furniture, Queen Mary’s doll house and St. George’s Chapel. This is the longest continually used royal residence in Europe.

Saturday, May 19 Adult £20, Child (3-14) £18, Infant £10 • Transportation Only *This is a visit to the City of Windsor, this is not an invitation to the wedding.

It’s wedding time! Not only is Windsor a historic market area and crowned by the stunning Windsor Castle - the Queen’s favorite weekend home, it’s also where Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be getting married at St George’s Chapel. Join us as we visit Windsor to experience the unforgettable pomp and pageantry of the royal wedding.

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Chatsworth House & Town of Bakewell

Sunday, June 24 Adult £43, Child (4-16) £35, Infant £10 • Inclusive Chatsworth is home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. The house has over 30 rooms to explore, including one with Europe’s most significant art collection. Then, it’s off to visit the beautiful old market town of Bakewell and stunning countryside surrounding views. Shop, explore and admire the fine stone Derbyshire buildings.

NEW! Leeds Castle

Sunday, August 26 Adult £40, Child (4-15) £35, Infant £10 • Inclusive Enjoy a visit to the breathtaking Leeds Castle. You can feed the swans, explore the historic castle or get lost in the hedge maze. Leeds Castle is surrounded by 500 acres of rolling parkland and beautiful gardens. This trip is a great family day out.

Sundays: July 29 & August 12 Saturdays: August 4, September 1, 15 & 29 Adult £43, Child (5-16) £32, Infant £10 • Inclusive Buckingham Palace serves as both the office and London residence of Her Majesty the Queen. It is one of the few working royal palaces remaining in the world today. During August and September, when the Palace is not being used in its official capacity, visitors can enjoy the 19 magnificent state rooms which are furnished with many of the greatest treasures from the Royal Collection. *Tour is not recommended for children 5 and younger. **Palace Policy: no photos allowed inside the palace.


Saturday, August 25 Book by Friday, July 27 Adult £75• Inclusive First, visit Buckingham Palace which serves as both the office and London residence of Her Majesty the Queen. It is one of the few working royal palaces remaining in the world today. During August and September, when the Palace is not being used in its official capacity, visitors can enjoy the 19 magnificent state rooms which are furnished with many of the greatest treasures from the Royal Collection. Then it's off to enjoy a Traditional Afternoon Tea at The Rubens Hotel.

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London The Capital City

The Coca-Cola© London Eye Experience & London DYO

Wednesdays: April 4 & August 1• Sunday, July 8 Adult £38, Child (3-15) £33, Infant £10 • Inclusive At 135 meters, the London Eye is one of the world’s tallest observation wheels, providing up to 40 kilometers of panoramic views on a clear day. Ticket includes access to the London Eye 4D Experience, a groundbreaking 3D film with in-theater effects such as wind, mist and bubbles. There will also be plenty of time to explore London at your own leisure.

London Dungeon & London DYO

Wednesdays: April 4 & August 1• Sunday, July 8 Adult £37, Child (3-15) £32, Infant £10 • Inclusive Exciting, scary, and fun - delve into the ancient capital’s bloody history at the London Dungeon. Experience live actors, dark history, thrilling rides and special effects. Are you brave enough to face 90 minutes of London’s goriest past? Plus, with three thrilling rides, there is something for the whole family: Traitors Gate underground boat ride; Vengeance, the UK’s first 5D laser ride; and the ever popular Extremis Drop Ride. There will also be time to explore London at your own leisure.

Wednesdays: April 4 & August 1 Sundays: April 8 & 22 • May 13 (Mother’s Day) June 17 (Father’s Day) • July 8 & 29 August 12, 19 & 26 Saturdays: April 28 • May 26 June 9 & 30 • July 28 • August 4 & 25 September 1, 15, & 29

Adult £21, Child (3-14) £19, Infant £10

Transportation Only

Fancy seeing London and taking in some of the sights? Then this is the trip for you. We’ll get you to London where you can explore all there is to see on your own, then pick you up at the designated area to get you safely back home.

See www.ittlakenheath.com for details & updates | 01638 522979


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London SEA LIFE Aquarium & London DYO

Wednesdays: April 4 & August 1• Sunday, July 8 Adult £34, Child (3-15) £31, Infant £10 • Inclusive The London SEA LIFE Aquarium is home to one of Europe’s largest collections of global marine life. The experience takes visitors on an immersive and interactive journey. Stars of the show include green turtles, seahorses, octopi, and the ever popular duo: the clown fish and the blue tang. There will also be plenty of time to explore London at your own leisure.

Shrek’s Adventure London & London DYO

Wednesdays: April 4 & August 1• Sunday, July 8 Adult £37, Child (3-15) £33, Infant £10 • Inclusive This is a unique and exciting walk and ride attraction for the whole family. Shrek’s Adventure: where amazing DreamWorks animation, captivating story-telling and a good dose of Donkey’s cheekiness awaits. Includes: 4-D ‘DreamWorks Tours’ bus, 10 live fairy-tale themed shows, meet and greet Shrek’s dream team and much more. There will also be ample time to explore London at your own leisure.

The Tower of London & London DYO

Sundays: April 8, June 17 (Father’s Day) & August 19 Adult £39, Child (5-15) £28, Infant £10 • Inclusive As a royal palace, fortress, prison, place of execution, royal mint and jewel house, the Tower has witnessed many great events in British history. Enter its gates and you’ll soon see why the Tower is such an important part of London. Admission includes the ‘Beefeater’ tour, the Crown Jewels, the Crowns and Diamond Exhibition, the White Tower, Medieval Palace and more. There will also be plenty of time to explore London at your own leisure.

Big Bus Tour & London DYO

Saturdays: April 28, June 30 & September 15 Adult £44, Child (5-15) £31, Infant £10 • Inclusive See all of London’s top attractions from your seat on the largest fleet of open-top, hop-on hop-off sightseeing buses in London. With the choice of live English commentary and multi-lingual recorded commentary routes, walking tours and a Thames River Cruise; you will be guided through the city unveiling its secrets. There will also be plenty of time to explore London at your own leisure.

01638 522979 | See www.ittlakenheath.com for details & updates


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Royal Observatory

Saturdays: May 5 & July 21 Adult £36, Child (4-15) £29, Infant £10 • Inclusive Visit the Royal Observatory Greenwich to stand on the historic Prime Meridian of the World, see the home of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), and explore your place in the universe at London’s only planetarium.

Madame Tussauds™ London & London DYO

Saturdays: May 26 & July 28 Adult £40, Child (3-15) £36, Infant £10 • Inclusive Filled with 14 exciting interactive zones and the amazing Marvel Super Heroes 4D movie experience, Madame Tussauds London combines glitz and glamour with incredible history and over 300 wax figures. Among those featured are: David Beckham, Kim Kardashian & Kanye West, Beyoncé, The Queen, the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge and many more! There will also be plenty of time to explore London at your own leisure.

LONDON BUNDLE DEALS Upgrade any of the below packages with a Tower of London Ticket for £19 (save £2) *Children’s packages not available due to varying age limits of the attractions. Please Note: transportation not included.

Platinum Package £96 (You save £5) • Big Bus Sightseeing Tour • London Eye • SEA LIFE Aquarium • London Dungeon • Shrek's Adventure

County Hall Package £70 (You save £5) • London Eye • SEA LIFE Aquarium • London Dungeon • Shrek's Adventure

Gold Package £62 (You save £3) • Big Bus Sightseeing Tour • London Eye • London Dungeon

Silver Package £44 (You save £2) • Big Bus Sightseeing Tour • London Eye


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WICKED

BOOK OF MORMON Monday, May 28 (Memorial Day) Adults Only £65 • Inclusive

Monday, May 28 (Memorial Day) £57 • Inclusive

“The biggest, boldest, funniest musical in all the land!” Two young Mormon missionaries are sent to a remote village in northern Uganda. Naïve and optimistic, the two missionaries try to share the Book of Mormon, but have trouble connecting with the locals who are more worried about war, famine, poverty and AIDS than religion.

Based on the novel by Gregory Maguire that re-imagined the famous Wizard of Oz, Wicked tells the story of the unlikely friendship between two girls who first met at sorcery school. The extraordinary adventures in Oz will see them through their destinies as Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West.

The Lion King

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20 £70 • INCLUSIVE

Adapted from the much-loved Disney film and set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and the rhythms of Africa, this spectacular production explodes with glorious colors, stunning effects and enchanting music to tell the timeless story of Simba and his epic journey to fulfill his destiny as King of the Pride Lands.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27 £61 • INCLUSIVE

Matilda Wormwood is a gifted, intelligent young girl raised by parents who are amazed and scared of her intellect, fearful that she can read and therefore resort to calling her “boy.” Follow numerous pranks played on her mother and her father, and see how her teacher, Miss Honey, appreciates Matilda for what she is and takes her under her wing.


Thursday, July 5 (Family Day) £57 • Inclusive

From the producers of Lion King comes a whole new world as Disney’s Aladdin musical dazzles audiences on London’s West End. Aladdin will take you on an amazing journey filled with magic, beauty, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. Featuring all of the timeless songs from the classic Disney film including: “A Whole New World,” “Friend Like Me” and “Arabian Nights.” Aladdin is an astonishing show you won’t want to miss.

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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 (LABOR DAY) £78 • Inclusive First, we’ll dine at the Hard Rock Café and then it's off to see the show. Tina the Musical will reveal the singer’s life from humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll. Tina Turner, the woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race. Featuring some of her much loved songs.


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WIMBLEDON JULY 14-15

£195* PER PERSON

*Based on two adults sharing accommodation. £40 single room supplement. A £50 deposit is required at the time of booking.

Book by Friday, June 15. TOUR INCLUDES • Luxury coach travel for the entire trip • One night bed & breakfast accommodation • Full day at Wimbledon with a reserved seat on No. 1 Court • Tour manager


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BURY ST. EDMUNDS

Saturday, April 21 Adults Only £12 • Transportation Only Enjoy various beers at this year’s Bury St. Edmunds Beer Festival, organized by the Campaign for Real Ale.

CAMBRIDGE

Saturday, May 26 Adults Only £14 • Transportation Only Witness over 200 cask conditioned Real Ales from Britain’s independent brewers on sale, along with bottled beer stalls selling British and Continental brews.

LONDON

Saturday, August 11 Adults Only £21 • Transportation Only This summer, the Great British Beer Festival (GBBF) will once again return to London’s magnificent Olympia exhibition center. This beer festival is Europe’s largest real ale festival featuring hundreds and hundreds of real ales, ciders, perries and imported beers from around the world.

NEW! The Bletchley Saturday, June 16

Book by Friday, May 4 Adults Only £57 • Inclusive This amazing and unique bar is based in Chelsea, London. The Bletchley is an immersive WW2 themed cocktail/ escape room bar. Use WWII Enigma machines, protocols, and Sherlock’s deduction principles to create personalized cocktail recipes. Recipes will be ciphered and given to you with your drink, for these to remain a secret between and you and the agents forever. Are you up for the code breaking mission? *Includes: transportation, a two-hour experience at The Bletchley, and three drinks.


Saturdays: May 12, July 21 & September 8 Adults Only £48 • Inclusive *Excludes food and additional drinks

Follow Jack the Ripper’s bloodstained trail of horror down the crooked cobbled alleyways of Whitechapel. Then, off to Leicester Square where you will have free time to enjoy a meal at any of the wonderful restaurants in the area. Next, you will experience the ICEBAR London, kept at -5°C (23°F) all year round! Step into an environment where the walls, bar, tables and even your own personal glass, with a vodka cocktail, is made out of the purest ice.

Saturday, July 28 Adults Only £30 • Inclusive Enjoy a day out at Giffords Hall Vineyard. On arrival you will receive tea and coffee followed by a private tour of the vineyard with an expert speaker who will enlighten you on the history of the vineyard, viticulture practices, their grape varieties and what they achieve with them. Finish this eventful day by sampling three wines and three liqueurs.


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SATURDAY, AUGUST 18 ADULTS ONLY £32 • INCLUSIVE

Home of crazy golf, weird cocktails and all things junk. Get excited on a mashed up 9-hole crazy golf course created from pre-loved and reclaimed random scrap! Junkyard Golf Club offers an epic experience for those who love random stuff, booze, bad puns, loud music, crazy cocktails and party snacks! Once you are done being crazy with the golf the rest of your time in London is for you to enjoy at your leisure.


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RECHARGE FOR RESILIENCY Programs designed to enrich the lives of RAF Lakenheath personnel & their families.

Recharge for Resiliency (R4R) is the capstone for resiliency programming across the Air Force. R4R encompasses the following key resiliency components: • Deployed Affected Programming • RecOn • Single Airman Programming Initiative These resiliency programs target specific audiences and provide needed support for our Airmen and their families. R4R has many great events and trips throughout the year.

Want more information? Contact your local R4R coordinator, for more information at DSN: 226-5931. Visit lakenheathfss.com/R4R today!

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OUTDOOR RECREATION EQUIPMENT RENTAL SERVICES England offers endless opportunities to get out and enjoy the “Great Outdoors.” Your Lakenheath Outdoor Recreation Equipment Rental Center and shop makes it easy! We offer convenient hours, knowledgeable and caring staff, plus a large variety of rental gear and resale items to help you make the most of your time off. We have over 40 themed bouncy castles, backyard sleepover tents and even wheelchairs for those that need a little help. Our rental center can outfit your needs. Outdoor pursuit items can also be purchased throughout the year in our shop to complement your kit.


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Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation

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Registration: All trips require a minimum number of participants and have a registration deadline. Trip registration requires deposit/payment to secure reservation. Registration must be in person at ODR (bldg 1109) e-bookings are permitted from distance locations with a deposit. All payments are in USD by check, cash or credit card. ODR does not accept Pounds Sterling (ÂŁ) payment. Eligibility: Active Duty, DoD Civilians, Retirees, Dependents, DoDDs, and escorted guests. Participants must be 18 years or older unless accompanied by their parent or authorized guardian. Car seats must be provided by the patron. Age restrictions may limit the participation based upon the nature of the activity. Cancellations & Refunds: ODR will notify participants of cancellations and a full refund will be given for trips canceled by ODR. ODR is not responsible if patrons cannot be contacted with the details provided at registration. Participants may obtain a full refund of any payment up to the registration deadline. After the registration deadline partial refunds are available at the discretion of the ODR Director. Itinerary: Times of departure are firm. Refunds will not be given for late arrivals or missed departures AT ANY point during the trip. Return times are tentative based upon estimates, but may be flexible based upon traffic or weather. The trip leader may make changes to the trip if deemed necessary for safety or in the best interest of the group as a whole. Trip Fees: Cover only the costs and items described in the details. The patron will be responsible for any other expenses which may include: food, hire of equipment, or admission fees. Food and Drink: Consumption of alcohol & smoking are prohibited in government vehicles. Alcohol may impair your ability to participate safely. Food & drink are permitted in vehicles, but patrons must clean up after themselves & ensure that they do not disturb other patrons.

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Office Information & Exertion Levels

Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation

This is a guide only; please contact ODR with any specific questions or concerns. Our trips have a pre-trip briefing that will be emailed or conducted in-person (mandatory if scheduled) to provide a checklist of things for you to bring and what Outdoor Recreation will provide.

Exertion Levels

Most trips are given an exertion rating to help you plan your participation level with that activity. Some trips are designed so you can choose to participate at various levels of exertion. Low: Appropriate for most fitness levels. Moderate: Will require ability to maneuver over rough or uneven terrain or require activity for several hours. High: Participant should be fit with no current injuries in order to participate. RAF Lakenheath Outdoor Recreation encourages & supports the participation of all individuals in our programs, including individuals with disabilities. We provide assistance & support to all participants as needed when possible. If you require assistance or an accommodation, please contact ODR for more information.

Please contact ODR today to book & for current trip information.

Deadlines are used to make decisions about canceling trips due to lack of participation. ODR will still accept sign ups until full, if the trip is not canceled. We also offer private customized trips, tours and activities forgroups, families and squadrons. Please ask for a quote based on your itinerary and/or our suggestions.

01638 522146| Call ODR for details & bookings

Outdoor Recreation Building 1109 DSN: 226-2146 Commercial: 01638 522146 www.lakenheathfss.com/odr

HOURS April 1 - October 31 Monday-Friday • 10am-5:30pm Saturday, Family Days & Goal Days • 10am-2pm Sunday & Federal Holidays • CLOSED November 1 - March 31 Monday-Friday • 10am-5:30pm Saturday, Family Days & Goal Days • 10am-2pm Sunday & Federal Holidays • CLOSED

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One Day Excursions

Outdoor Recreation

Paragliding

Saturday, April 21 | Sign up by Thursday, April 5 All Ages • Exertion Level: High *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $171 Discover the unlimited freedom of the sky! Soar effortlessly with this tandem introduction to paragliding. Includes: safety equipment, transportation, and instruction. *Weight restriction: 224 lbs max. Participants must wear boots for this activity.

Wine & Trees

Sunday, April 22 | Sign up by Thursday, April 5 Ages 18+ • Exertion Level: Moderate *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $58 We will explore a trail with a landscape of reedbeds, open water, and grasslands at Wicken Fen Nature Reserves and possibly see Highland cattle and Konik ponies along the way. After our hike we will head off to Chilford Hall for a tour and sampling of local wines. Includes: transportation, tasting, and staff guide.

SUNDAY, MAY 13 Sign up by Thursday, May 3 Ages: 18+ • Exertion: High $36 • *Contact ODR for discounted pricing We will go to Thetford Forest to tackle the trails. Includes: transportation, safety equipment, and bike usage.


One Day Excursions

Outdoor Recreation

Skydiving

Saturday, June 9 | Sign up by Thursday, May 17 Ages 16+ • Exertion Level: Moderate *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $286 If you are looking for adventure, this is your big chance! On this tandem Skydive you will exit the aircraft at 13,000 feet and freefall your way to 5,000 feet with the landing controlled by your instructor. Includes: transportation and activity. *Weight restriction: 168 lbs women, 210 lbs men.

Day at the Farm

Sunday, June 10 | Sign up by Thursday, May 24 All Ages • Exertion Level: Low *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $31 Spend the day at a local farm; we will meet the animals, take a tractor farm tour and see the machines being demonstrated. Includes: transportation and activity.

Family Horse and Pony Club

Saturday, June 30 | Sign up by Thursday, May 31 Ages 6+ • Exertion Level: Moderate *Contact ODR for pricing A full day of activities with horses! We will groom, tack, ride Western and English, and learn all about horse care during this day made for horse-lovers. Includes: transportation, activities, riding hat and boots. *Weight limit: 182 lbs.

Day at the Beach

Saturday, July 14 | Sign up by Thursday, June 28 All Ages • Exertion Level: Moderate *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $49 Nothing is better than sitting with your toes in the sand staring at the crashing waves! We will enjoy broad sandy beaches, relish at the beauty of unique striped cliffs, and explore the rock pools at Hunstanton during our relaxing day at the beach. Includes: transportation.

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Full Moon Hike

Friday, July 27 | Sign up by Thursday, July 12 All Ages • Exertion Level: Low *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $19 Enjoy a starlight night hike and the glow of a full moon guiding us along the trail. We will watch the moon rise and end the night with some activities and snacks. Includes: transportation and staff guide.

Stand Up Paddleboard

Saturday, August 11 | Sign up by Thursday, July 26 Ages 7+ • Exertion Level: Moderate *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $49 Experience the challenge and thrill of this water sport! Includes: staff guide, gear and safety equipment, and transportation.

SUNDAY, JULY 15 Sign up by Thursday, June 28 Ages 14+ • Exertion Level: High $97 | *Contact ODR for discounted pricing

Test your rafting skills on the raging waters of the London 2012 Olympic course! Includes: wet suit, helmet, boots, personal flotation device, storage locker, and transportation. *Must complete swim test and weigh less than 252 lbs.


One Day Excursions

Outdoor Recreation

Strawberry Picking

Sunday, August 12 | Sign up by Thursday, July 26 All Ages • Exertion Level: Low to Moderate *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $69 Roam through the fields and select the “berry” best fruits! We will stop by the farm shop and have tea at the farm fresh café to make this day complete. Includes: transportation and tea.

Cable Wakeboarding

Saturday, August 25 | Sign up by Thursday, July 26 Ages 8+ • Exertion Level: High *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $100 Let’s go to one of the UK’s largest cable centers where we can ride the wake without the limitations of fuel, boats, wind, or surf. Includes: transportation, activity, and safety equipment. *Participants required to confidently swim 50 meters.

Wine and Trees

Saturday, September 8 | Sign up by Thursday, August 16 Ages 18+ • Exertion Level: Low *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $70 Enjoy a leisurely stroll on a local trail with all your Outdoor Rec friends. Afterwards, we will partake in a sampling and tour at Giffords Hall Vineyard. Includes: transportation, tour, tasting, and staff guide.

Paintball

Sunday, September 9 | Sign up by Thursday, August 23 Ages 12+ • Exertion Level: Moderate *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $72 Enjoy this outdoor adrenaline-rush of stealth, agility, and competition. Who will come out on top in the rankings? Join ODR for a day of battle against the opposition to find out! Includes: transportation, safety equipment, gun hire, air refills, and paintballs.

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APRIL 28-29 Sign up by Thursday, March 29 Ages 8+ • Exertion Level: High $245 | *Contact ODR for discounted pricing

Experience this ultimate adventure weekend in Derbyshire, while taking in spectacular scenery. There are few trips better than being on a peaceful hillside with views reaching for miles down a picturesque valley, away from the hustle and bustle. England is home to world class climbing; on Saturday afternoon we will experience the two-tiered crag of The Roaches in the Peak District. Gorge walking is exhilarating fun; test your nerves as we jump in natural pools and scramble up waterfalls on Sunday. Includes: transportation, safety equipment, guide, and shared group accommodations.

CAMPING WEEKEND June 23-24 Sign up by Thursday, May 24 All Ages • Exertion Level: Low *Contact ODR for pricing

Gather ‘round the campfire and make some memories. We will explore the great outdoors with activities for the kid in all of us. There is sure to be something for everyone! Includes: camping equipment, Saturday dinner, Sunday breakfast, snacks, & activities.


Overnight Adventures

Outdoor Recreation

Beach Horse Ride

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May 19-20 | Sign up by Thursday, April 19 Ages: 12+ • Exertion Level: Moderate to High *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $294 Join us for a peaceful and majestic Druidston Haven coastal beach ride in Pembrokeshire, Wales. This area is nationally renowned for its natural geological features that we will enjoy atop a graceful horse. Includes: transportation, two horse rides, and shared group accommodations. *Weight restriction: 252 lbs max.

Zip Line Weekend

July 21-22 | Sign up by Thursday, June 21 Ages 10+ • Exertion Level: High *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $258 Two very different zip line adventures in one weekend. First, we will explore a cavern which has the steepest zip in the UK. The next day, we will dominate the longest zip line in EU and the fastest in the world (often reaches over 100mph)! Includes: shared group accommodations, two zip sessions, and transportation. *Weight restriction: 266 lbs max.

Wales White Water Rafting and Quad Biking

August 18-19 | Sign up by Thursday, June 28 Ages 12+ • Exertion Level: Moderate *Contact ODR for discounted pricing • $397 This action-packed weekend will include conquering the rapids and negotiating the mud-caked trails on an all-terrain bike (better known to us as 4 wheelers). This trip is sure to challenge your skills and get your adrenaline pumping! Includes: transportation, rafting, quad biking, safety gear, breakfast, and shared accommodation. *Must be able to swim 25 meters.

ANYTIME IS A GREAT TIME TO GET OUT ON YOUR OWN BIKE! Stop by to see our selection or get a tune up from our certified bicycle technician.


SEPTEMBER 15-16 SIGN UP BY THURSDAY, AUGUST 2 *WEIGHT RESTRICTION: 224 LBS MAX.

Ages 10+ • Exertion Level: Moderate $288 | *Contact ODR for discounted pricing Take in the spectacular scenery of the Snowdonia mountains from a different angle! Let the horses do the walking, while we take in the countryside and fresh air. This trip is perfect for either beginner riders or those with more experience, as we will receive instruction and demonstration. Includes: transportation, bunkhouse style accommodations, two horse treks, guides, and all safety equipment.


OUTDOOR RECREATION Bldg 1109 • 226-2146 www.lakenheathfss.com/ODR


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52 Degrees North Travel Guide: Spring/Summer 2018  
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