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Zip Trekking Adventure

Buddy up for 3km of tandem zip wiring through the Lake District's sky-scaping Douglas firs. Hike your way up to the highest points in the forest and zip down.  Who can scream the loudest on the 500-metres, longest zip?

Following government guidelines for public transport, as the activity requires a minibuis journey to the start of the course all participants will be required to wear a face mask while in transit. Please bring your own mask or purchase upon arrival. 

Prices: £49

go ape tree top zip trek restrictions
go ape tree top zip trek participation ratios
One participating adult (18+) to supervise up to six children aged between 13-15.
16 and 17 year olds do not require a participating adult but cannot supervise others.

practical information

Adventure Overview

  • Duration

    2-3 hours

  • Highest point


  • Longest Zip


  • Maximum Weight

    19.5 stone (125kg)

  • Minimum Age


  • Minimum Weight

    7 stone (45kg)

  • Minimum Height

    1.4m (4ft 7")

  • Totally fab!

    Emma Brantley-Tziros

  • We had a terrific time on the zip wire trek! Our instructors, Steve and Sam, were helpful, friendly and patient, and had a good sense of humour. The guys who drove us to the site were great, too. The equipment all looked well cared for, and the safety aspects were made very clear without being onerous. To be fair, the good weather helped, but the whole experience was well worth our very long drive to get there. I'd do it every week, if I could!


  • This was a great experience with 8 zips. As we were ahead of time our guides allowed us to do go on the longways zip twice.


  • Did the zip trekking adventure in Grizdale - a little expensive but really worth every penny. Incredible views and a fun couple of hours - even in the pouring rain!


  • Great fun and great view s

    Alexander Russell

  • Loved it! Wanted the zip trekking to last longer but we sure will do it again sometime this year! Instructors were fab.