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PEEBLES, GLENTRESS FOREST

Peebleshire

Just one hour away from Edinburgh, Glentress, located near Peebles, offers superb walking, mountain biking, tree-top fun and magnificent views of the beautiful Tweed Valley for the whole day out. Built on the hillside within beautiful Glentress Forest, Go Ape Peebles makes good use of the valley for some jaw-dropping exposure, and features our highest zip wire over the reservoirs.

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PEEBLES, GLENTRESS FOREST

Peebleshire

  • TREE TOP ADVENTURE
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Tree Top Adventure

Enjoy two to three hours outdoors in the trees taking on Zip Wires, Tarzan Swings, Rope Ladders and a variety of obstacles and crossings. At a dizzying 160ft [48 metres] high and 300 metres long the penultimate Zip Wire at our Scottish adventure in the Borders is both exhilarating and memorable. It's a hidden gem located in the tranquil Glentress Forest, Peebles.

Take a look at what’s involved:

Price:

Baboon (10-15)

£25

Gorilla (16+)

£33

Tree Top Adventure Supervision Ratios

Longest Zip

325

METRES

Highest Platform

48

METRES

Longest Crossing

13.5

METRES

Total Length

933

METRES

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

  • 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.
  • forestry commission parking is up to £5 for cars and £20 for coaches. bring some change
Get behind the scenes!

It's a new season of adventure at Go Ape and our Instructors can't wait to give you an experience like no other. So as we gear up for another unforgettable year of action we thought we'd show you how we get ready for all you budding adventurers, daredevils, thrill-seekers and woodchip pant collectors.

 

Over the next couple of weeks we're giving you #AccessAllAreas with a series of exclusive behind-the-scenes videos from our Instructor Training Week. Step right this way to see how we put our Instructors through their paces.

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