Nestling in the heart of the beautiful Peak District, England's largest National Park, Go Ape Buxton is one of our highest courses. The site is walking distance from the historic spa town itself making it perfect if you are looking to spend the whole day out, you'll also find the two-million-year-old natural limestone cave Poole's Cavern, in Buxton Country Park.
Make A Day Of It
- TREE TOP ADVENTURE
Tree Top Adventure
Enjoy two to three hours in the trees taking on Zip Wires, Tarzan Swings, Rope Ladders and a variety of obstacles and crossings - an outdoor adventure for all the family. At a knee-knocking 1200 feet Buxton is the highest Go Ape high ropes course in England. Set in Grin Low Woods our Tree Top Adventure is amongst woodland made up of Beech, Elm, Sycamore with Willow, Birch and Hawthorn. Go on, go outdoors near you this summer!
Take a look at what’s involved:
20.5 stone (130Kg)
1.4m (4ft 7")
16 - 17 year olds can supervise themselves
Know Before You Go
What should I wear?
We suggest that you wear something you don’t mind getting grubby. Dress for the weather, so bring along a mac if it’s raining! Make sure your stomach area is covered. Please wear appropriate footwear with soles with good grips. No sandals or slip-off shoes. You’ll need closed toe and heel shoes (with flat soles). Long hair must be tied back.
When do I need to arrive?
Make your way to the Go Ape cabin and be ready to get going on your Go Ape adventure at your booked time. Late arrivals that miss their session will be charged at full price.
Can I bring a camera?
Phones and cameras are permitted, as long as they always stay attached to the participant. Lanyards are available to buy from the cabin, subject to availability.
tree top adventure checklist
- Wear sensible clothes for adventure
- Footwear must be sturdy and suitable for the outdoors. No sandals, slip off shoes, open toes or heels.
- Gloves are a good idea. Bring a pair or buy them at the cabin on the day.
- Parking at buxton country park is £4 all day
places to stay near buxton country park
GIFT VOUCHERS JUST GOT ADVENTUROUS
Here at Go Ape, we’re big believers in gifting memories, not things.
So put the socks down and look at our four adventure gift vouchers or choose a specific amount that your lucky recipient can use towards their forest experience ...
How about gift our new Nets Kingdom adventure at Black Park Go Ape!