Things to do at Go Ape Grizedale review
Go Ape at Grizedale Forest, Cumbria is set in a stunning location and has five experiences. There is The Treetop Challenge, Treetop Adventure, Treetop Adventure Plus, Zip Trekking Adventure and Forest Segway.
Treetop Challenge – Tackle high platforms and tricky tree crossings. Free-fall through the Douglas firs and take a trip over the busy road below, or challenge yourself with the free-fall Tarzan Swing. The challenge takes 2 to 3 hours to navigate your way around. There is a minimum age of 10 years and a minimum height of 1.4m.
Treetop Adventure – With intricate crossings, wobbly bridges and great zip wire rides, all designed with the younger family in mind. There is no minimum age, however, there is a minimum height of 1m. Duration 1 hour.
Treetop Adventure Plus – This is great for teenagers wanting to push themselves a bit further. It is designed for children above 1.2m and 6 years of age. Duration 1 hour. The challenge includes the Treetop Adventure plus an extension with trickier crossings, wobblier bridges and an even longer zip wire.
Zip Trekking Adventure – This is one for the zipline fanatics. There are seven ziplines totalling a whopping 3km, zip wire heaven. The longest zip wire is 500 metres. Duration 2-3 hours. There is a minimum age of 13 years and a minimum height of 1.4 metres.
Forest Segway – This experience offers the very best of the Lake District. They are heavy-duty all-terrain Segways on spectacular off-road trails. Duration 1 hour. There is no minimum height/age, however, participants must weigh at least 45kg/7st.
During the darker months, they also offer Sundown Sessions which are worth checking out. Duration times including safety briefings. Once you’ve had your treetop fun there’s plenty in the forest to keep everyone entertained. There are walking trails, cycling trails and a Sculpture in the forest exhibition. More info about Grizedale Forest.
Please note – Most places may still require you to pre-book online in advance. Some venues also still have certain areas closed for safety reasons. Please check their website and/or social media pages before visiting.
FAQ and Further Information Go Ape Grizedale
Is there food and drink available?
There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks.
What are the main things to do?
High rope courses set in the picturesque forest with a zip wire trek, Segways and other things to do including walking and cycling trails and sculptures. There are toilets on-site and a cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Higher Priced. Treetop Challenge – £33 per person. Treetop Adventure – £19 per person. Treetop Adventure plus – £24 per person. Zip Trekking Adventure – £49 per person. Segways – £35 per person.
Is there parking?
There are a number of car parks, charges apply. Go Ape is closest to the Albert Bridge Gate and the car park there.
When are they open?
Go Ape is open almost all year round. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Are they accessible?
No information has been provided.