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Woburn Safari Park


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 ( 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

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 nichola - Tree Top Adventure, on 27 August 2014
I visited go ape with my niece and brother for the first time. I was unsure whether I would enjoy the experience as I didn't know what to expect and I am a little scared of heights. On arrival we were given a good safety briefing and the staff were on hand to support us throughout the course. The experience itself was fantastic. It was a nice day and the scenery was amazing. Also not only did I concur my fears but we all had great fun. We came away feeling exhilarated and on a high. My nieces exact words were " that was the best time ever. I would love to do it again. I would recommend go ape as a fun and exciting adventure for all.
Rated 5 Bananas Jason - Tree Top Adventure, on 27 August 2014
A great day, even though it was terrible weather for August!Celebrating my daughters 13th birthday in style.The Go Ape team did a great job even though they were understaffed at the early part of the day when we arrived.I did feel a little annoyed with the fact that we started late, even though we arrived 15 minutes early as requested, in order to accommodate a party that turned up VERY early for the next session after us.The tuition, safety briefing and general staff availability was great and the course was fantastic, even though the weather had caused considerable erosion to pathways and step access.
Rated 5 Bananas kiffey - Tree Top Adventure, on 25 August 2014
It is the best 3 hours you will spend, the kids loved it and came so natural to them. The zip wires were excellent. The kids are planning the next adventure.
Rated 5 Bananas emma - Tree Top Adventure, on 25 August 2014
My favourite bit was zip wires. Least favourite was wooden tunnel. Ian not v good at heights. But i done better that i thought. This was my first go ape experience. And i thought the instructors would follow you around in the group you started in. I thought it was brilliant that we could go off on our own. As we were only a group of two we got round without any major hold ups. It wad nice that the staff knowledge that station 4 was busy and said we could jump to station 6 and go back to 4. Had a fab time defo go back.
Rated 5 Bananas Gary - Tree Top Adventure, on 25 August 2014
The staff were so helpful and supportive which made the experience even better.
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