Article published: July 11th, 2012

Traditionally, when people thought of the Peak District, they imagined a relaxing holiday in peaceful, tranquil surroundings. Home to many World Heritage Attractions and nature reserves, its history remains untouched by time and will remain a popular holiday destination for generations to come!

Hard Days Knight, however, quickly saw the potential in the Peak District Derbyshire and Staffordshire to become the location to play host to a variety of activity centres. These offer a diverse mix of exciting outdoor activities including Clay Pigeon Shooting, Quad Biking, Water Sports and Off-Road Buggies, perfect for Hen do, Stag Weekends and Corporate Team Building Groups looking for a unique experience to remember for a lifetime.

Horse Riding through the lush woodland, or Go-Karting in the plentiful green open landscape ? The possibilities are endless once you explore the packages on offer.

The Accommodation in Derbyshire, Staffordshire and the Peak District that Hard Days Knight provides are as unique and diverse as their activity centres.  They do, quite literally, have something for everyone.

If you fancy yourself as a budding G.I. Joe, then the choice of Target Sports in Derbyshire, Staffordshire and The Peak District will literally blow you away!  Our Clay Pigeon Shooting Centre has been voted one of the best in the Country.  Hardly a surprise when you envisage the stunning open fields the Peak District is host to.  A varied option of targets can be chosen by Clay Pigeon enthusiasts, including ‘incomers’, ‘high crossers’, ‘rabbits’ and ‘loopers’.

For those of you who want to step back in time, and get a real taste for tradition; Black Powder Clay Shooting will make ensure your weekend goes with a bang!  There are no gimmicks involved here. The cloud of gun smoke following the obligatory ‘bang’ is all real, and replicates old-school Clay Pigeon Shooting, before the days of the smokeless cartridges.  Before you ask though, earplugs will of course be provided!

For thrill seekers wanting your mini break to include an engine between you legs; the variety of bespoke Motorsports in Derbyshire and Staffordshire will be right up your street.  Derbyshire Quad Biking with your closest friends across the rural rugged terrain and wide-open landscapes, or channelling your inner daredevil on Off Road Buggies in Staffordshire, the choice is yours.

So if you don’t want to miss on the thrills awaiting you in Derbyshire, Staffordshire and the Peak District, then give us a call on 01332 913113.

PS: Don’t forget to bring a camera!