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Sherwood Pines


Near Nottingham

Tree Top Adventure, Tree Top Junior and a Segway Adventure in Nottinghamshire

Just 20 miles from Nottingham. Our Tree Top Adventure in Robin Hood country features a tree to tree zip wire (one of the only tree top tree zip wires in the country!) We like to think these are the special Go Ape ingredient that makes the outdoor adventure at Sherwood Pines great for unique days out near Nottingham.

You can swing through our forest and get the best views over 3000 acres of woodland – A great place to escape and enjoy epic outdoor adventure activities in the forest.

And the adventure does not need to stop there. You can get off the beaten track and enjoy our latest forest adventure with Go Ape Forest Segway – an epic segway experience near Nottingham with a down to earth twist.

And Sherwood Pines is also home to our Tree Top Junior Adventure for Mini Tarzans. Release your little monkeys onto a Go Ape course designed for them. No one loves adventure more than kids!

Treat someone to an adventure at Sherwood Pines with a Go Ape gift voucher:


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Get out and about with us this season

For full details on dates and times simply 'check availability' and you'll see when Sherwood is open.

Below is a snapshot of when our forest doors open.

We're open from February to November, but we close our forest doors during December and January ( gets a little chilly and we like to maintain our adventures so they're all ready to go next year).

Open February Half Term (17th February - 21st February)

Weekends in March.

Open Daily Easter, Half Term and Summer Holidays.

Term Time (closed Mondays).

Open Daily October Half Term (27th October - 31st October).

Open November Weekends.

Course stats

Here are our Tree Top Adventure stats for Go Ape Sherwood Pines.

  • Number of sections 6
  • Longest Zip Wire 140 metres
  • Longest Crossing 64 metres
  • Total Length 909 metres
  • Number of Crossings 41
  • Highest Point 8 metres

The Team at Sherwood

The Address

Go Ape Sherwood Pines
Sherwood Pines Forest Park
NG21 9JH

You can select longitude/Latitude for accurate Sat-Nav directions: Type in our co-ordinates: 53.17557570, -1.08586550

Get directions

By car

Follow brown signs from Ollerton or the A614. Sherwood Pines is located on the B6030 between Clipstone and Ollerton.

Just 20 miles from Nottingham.

Due to the rural nature of our locations, postcodes are not always accurate when using satellite navigation. Please always check the route before setting off, and cross reference with a map.

Please note that the following parking charges apply: £4 per day

By train

The nearest train stations are at Mansfield, Mansfield Woodhouse and Worksop. For more information visit National Rail

By bus

Te nearest bus stop is around 2 miles from Go Ape in Kings Clipstone and then it’s on foot from there.

Please note. There are no footpaths between the village and the forest you have to walk on the edge of a fairly busy road.

We advise allowing plenty of time as it's likely it will take you a lot longer by public transport.

Local Area

Some nearby places which may be of interest:

There's plenty of things to do at Sherwood Pines. Why not enjoy some other outdoor activities; a bike ride or a walk in the woods.

Please note that the following parking charges apply at Sherwood Pines: £4 per day

Sherwood Forest is cared for by the Forestry Commission.
From trails to sustainable timber, and concerts to conservation projects, the Forestry Commission looks after forests and woodlands, for everyone to enjoy. Visit to find out more.

Feedback from Sherwood Pines

Take a look at what some of our tribe have said about their time in the forest. It’s always good to hear it straight from the Gorilla’s mouth (…and we’re proud to say it’s totally unedited!) And why not have a peek at what people are saying about us on Trip Advisor.

Rated 5 Bananas Julie - Tree Top Adventure, on 25 November 2015
Scary but loved it. Will be back with the girls!
Rated 4 Bananas Felicia - Tree Top Adventure, on 25 November 2015
Been begging mum to take me many times as she has done it for past 10 years herself. She didn't like it this time due to feeling not as fit and healthy as before. I enjoyed it all like a spiderman that mum called me. She caught up and staid with me all the time. Just wish we were allowed to do more! ! Mum won't agree with that!!
Rated 4 Bananas Amia - Tree Top Adventure, on 25 November 2015
Assisted myself and my daughter throughout even though I had been many times before over 10 years but felt this time a strain. Appreciated how my friend was helped amongst hard areas but staff refused to tell us adults of little strength were able to complete a juniors course. This made our visit unsuccessful for one adult and she only completed 2/5 courses. Wasting my money and her time. No one told us online or at the start point that she could have completed the junior course due to her weight, size and age! Again a waste of money for me and disappointment throughout!
Rated 4 Bananas Leanne - Tree Top Adventure, on 23 November 2015
Great experience, although longer than I thought it would be. Had some much needed help when I got stuck on a cargo net. Was great fun though.
Rated 5 Bananas Sarah - Tree Top Junior, on 23 November 2015
The staff were brilliant with the kids and very helpful, and my five year old daughter absolutely loved it. It was pretty quiet the day we were there and we got to go round a few times.
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Gorillas 16 years +
Baboons 10 - 15 years
Over 1.4m
Forest Segway Riders Over 10 Years
Over 7 Stone
Mini Tarzans Over 1 metre Tall £18

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