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Forest of Dean

Nestled in the English Westcountry you'll find the idyllic Forest of Dean. Its towering pines and ancient oaks provide a home to some of the country's most treasured wildlife and not one, but two awesome Go Ape locations.

Treetop Adventure at Beechenhurst Perfect for mini adventurers (minimum 1m), providing plenty of opportunities to bring out their intrepid explorer. Have a go on the perilous Stepping Stone and Button Bridge, test your footing on three different loops of crossings before finding your wings for the ultimate flying experience.

Treetop Adventure Plus at Beechenhurst Find your feet on the 3 loops of our Treetop Adventure course before challenging yourself to our Adventure Plus extension. More independence, higher platforms, extra spicy crossings that wobble and weave, and then an epic 120m zip wire ride back to the ground.

Treetop Challenge at Mallards Pike For the most adventurous, this is a high one - 15-metres to be precise. There are tricky tree-to-tree crossings, the Stirrups require all of your core strength as you wobble from one to the next, while the aptly named Mallards Ladder makes for a suitably tricky ascent. With all sites ending in a zip wire…

Forest Segways at Mallards Pike Jump on board one of our all-terrain Segways and discover some of the Forest’s amazing wildlife. Be on the lookout for wild boar and deer as our stealthy electric-powered Segways enable you to get up close and personal with the wonders of the local nature. 


Forest of Dean Beechenhurst is all about family fun. Tucked away in this beautiful location you'll find our Treetop Adventure, a high ropes experience designed for young explorers over 1m.

After finding their feet and head for heights, adventurers can progress onto wobbly bridges to put their skills to the test on Treetop Adventure Plus. Brimming with confidence they'll love the zip wire ride back to the ground at the end of each loop of the course.

At Beechenhurst you'll also a find a family visitor area complete with a cafe, picnic benches and playground, amongst other activities to keep young families entertained for hours!

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A girl in a red top on a Go Ape Treetop Adventure crossing at Go Ape Forest of Dean

Treetop Adventure

Intricate crossings, wobbly bridges and great zip wire rides for younger adventurers!



A girl in a maroon top on a Go Ape Treetop Adventure Plus crossing

Treetop Adventure Plus

An extension to our Treetop Adventure experience for older kids over 1.2m. Challenging obstacles, high platforms and a longer zip.



Mallards Pike

Treetop Challenge is our biggest and boldest adventure for thrill-seekers and outdoor lovers over 10 years and 1.4m. Harness up and hit the heights to take on crossings, zip wires and Tarzan Swings.

Mallard's Pike is also home to Forest Segway, an hour of two-wheeled fun exploring the woods and mastering the machines.

Make a day of your visit with cycling and walking trails, a lakeside cafe and picnic spots all within this wonderful location.

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A group of young people on Go Ape Treetop Challenge at the Forest of Dean

Treetop Challenge

Located at our Mallards Pike site - the Goliath of our high ropes adventures. One to test your nerve!



A group of people on Go Ape Forest Segways led by an instructor at Go Ape Forest of Dean

Forest Segway

Jump on board one of our all-terrain Segways and discover some of the Forest’s amazing wildlife.



Boy on Tarzan Swing on Go Ape Treetop Challenge in the Forest of Dean

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