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Woburn Safari Park

(Bedfordshire)

Near Milton Keynes

Set within the grounds of Britain’s largest drive through Safari.

Woburn Safari Park combines the excitement and thrill of the Go Ape Tree Top Adventure with the fun of Britain’s largest drive through Safari and Foot Safari, where you can see over 800 animals in a natural environment.

We’ll brief you for safety before you fly down a huge zip wire or leap off Tarzan Swings and enjoy our high ropes obstacles in some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery.

Get some real monkey action at our adventure and enjoy a wild day out with us. Go Ape customers can enjoy a discounted entrance fee to the Safari Park of £7.50 for Gorillas or £5 for Baboons.

Pre-booking is essential at Woburn Safari Park.

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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 Woburn 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 (...it 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 Tuesdays).

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

Open November Weekends.

Course stats

Here are our Tree Top Adventure stats for Go Ape Woburn Safari Park.

  • Number of sections 6
  • Longest Zip Wire 156 metres
  • Longest Crossing 15.5 metres
  • Total Length 804 metres
  • Number of Crossings 37
  • Highest Point 8 metres

The Team at Woburn

The Address

Go Ape! Woburn
Woburn Safari Park
Bedfordshire

MK43 0XB

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By car

Woburn Safari Park is approximately one hour's drive from London, Oxford, Cambridge and Birmingham. Go Ape is situated within the Safari Park in the Leisure Area adjacent to the Australian Walkabout and Monkey Business.
Once entering the Park please follow directions for Go Ape and the Safari Lodge where visitor parking is available free of charge. Please allow a little extra time in your journey to make your way to Go Ape through the Safari Park, especially at weekends and bank holidays.

Make sure you allow enough time to get through the Safari Park and arrive with us on time at the Go Ape cabin - it's a bit of a way and please note dogs are not allowed in the park.

Lockers are available but don't forget to bring a few pennies.

By train

A vehicle is needed once arriving at the Safari Park to reach the Go Ape course so public transport is not recommended.

Local Area

Some nearby places which may be of interest:

Set in Woburn Safari Park, you can get discounted tickets with your Go Ape booking confirmation.

Go Ape customers can enjoy a discounted entrance fee to the Safari Park of £7.50 for Gorillas or £5 for Baboons.

There's also plenty of other things to do... like a walk round Woburn Abbey and its' wonderful treasures, a visit to the deer park or bite to eat at the Inn.

Unfortunately BBQs are not allowed in the park.

Staying Over

Need a place to crash?
Our friends below (excuse the pun) come highly recommended from the tree-tops...

Campsites and holiday parks near Milton Keynes

The Bull, Stoney Stratford.

The Inn at Woburn

Youth Hostel Association Milton Keynes

Feedback from Woburn Safari Park

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!)

Rated 5 Bananas Maxine - Tree Top Adventure, on 1 August 2014
Really great course - good to have different activity levels for when taking children with you. My partner and I enjoyed it thoroughly and the staff were friendly and helpful.
Rated 5 Bananas Gemma - Tree Top Adventure, on 1 August 2014
The kids loved the tarzan swings where there was a big drop!
Rated 4 Bananas Gieta - Tree Top Adventure, on 1 August 2014
Overall very exhilarating & thrilling experience. You soon overcome any fear of heights you might have. Definitely recommended to anyone who would love an overwhelming experience.
Rated 5 Bananas michelle - Tree Top Adventure, on 1 August 2014
  It was not clear that the entrance to go ape was through the safari park entrance so we queued up to be told that entrance was not permitted until 40 mins before the time of booking. The queue behind us were not happy about having to manouvere their cars to let us out again. We then had to wait in the car park. However having said that, I had to ammend our booking over the phone which was answered quickly and Connor the person who answered was fantastic and answered all of my queries. Steve at the site was very patient and addressed any queries about fears of heights and safety and was very attentive until we had got the hang of things. Giving us tips and advice when necessary. The whole experience was great, giving us time together as a family, which is a rarity. I have already recommended the experience to others.
Rated 5 Bananas Robert - Tree Top Adventure, on 1 August 2014
It was great. I was behind a family of 6 so the wait times were long. On the second Section I was approached by a worker and led to a further Section where I was the only one there which was excellent. I could go quickly, slowly and even take pictures. The Zips were the best. My first one on landing I ended up facing backwards and when I touched ground I plowed a trench 10 feet long on my back. It was hilarious. I got the hang of ending up facing front ways eventually. An excellent experience.
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