Our first adventure to be built in the grounds of a country house hotel, Go Ape at Matfen Hall is nestled within one of the UK’s most unspoilt areas of natural beauty. Located just 15 miles west of Newcastle in the charming village of Matfen, swing through the trees and fly down the zip wires while lapping up some of the finest scenery in Northumberland.
- 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 - something get all the family to go outdoors. Set in the picturesque village of Matfen, a stone's throw from Newcastle, our classic Tree Top Adventure high ropes course features a number of crossings depicting the bridges over the River Tyne. Clamber, climb and conquer the famous Tyne Bridge, Millennium Bridge and High level Bridge 30ft up in the tree tops!
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?
When do I need to arrive?
Can I bring a camera?
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 is free, don't worry about bringing change
places to stay and eat near matfen
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 ...