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Go Ape at Peebles, Glentress

Glentress Forest | Fala Brae Car Park, Peebles EH45 8NB, Scotland
+44 845 643 9215
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Family group outing

We were a group with three 10 year olds. It is slightly nerve wracking shouting at them "are you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
trinacurry
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London, United Kingdom
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Adult Jungle Gym

Super fun. This place was better than another zipline place we went to. You get a training class... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
C B
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Built on the hillside within the beautiful Glentress Forest (part of Tweed Valley Forest Park), our Go Ape Peeblesshire Tree Top Adventure makes good use of the valley for some jaw dropping exposure, and features our highest zip wire over the reservoirs in the valley. Take to the trees and speed down zip slides. They’re part of an exciting course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings; all set high above the forest floor. If you’re looking for things to do near Edinburgh, extend your day out with us. The small town of Peebles is just 2.5 miles away and has a great High Street with more independent shops than any other town in Scotland for great days out with the family.
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Glentress Forest | Fala Brae Car Park, Peebles EH45 8NB, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group with three 10 year olds. It is slightly nerve wracking shouting at them "are you clipped on"?!? But they were very responsible & they completely loved it. I've done go ape/high wires 4 times now & this is easily the best....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super fun. This place was better than another zipline place we went to. You get a training class pretty quick and then you get to do it, with no real supervision. It gradually works you up to more difficult things. And there is an easy...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Something a bit different. Great fun and challenging in places. Great helpful instruction. Pity they couldn't control the weather for us but it certainly did not spoil the fun

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked for a party of 4 , 2 days ago ( aged 55-59 ), online , £ 33 each , and we were late ! Max and Dougie were very friendly and helpful . One of us needed help to land sofly at the...More

Thank lizzie478
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Me and my boys have done a few tree top adventures, including another Go Ape (in Buxton) but this one near Peebles is the best of them all. It's the final 2 zip wire which make this extra special - crossing the valley twice -...More

Thank Noel H
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Been recommended by a friend as me and wife wanted to do some adventure . We pre booked it online . Cost us 33£ each. I must say all the staffs were brilliant and helpful providing information . It was our first time doing such...More

Thank Shubha70
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I managed to convince my boyfriend (who is massively scared of heights) to come here with me. I had never been before so didn't know quite what to expect but it was absolutely brilliant. Each stage gets harder but there are easier options for some...More

Thank KayBlaq
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I did this with my 10 year old daughter. I was initially worried about the harness and clips but the staff were great and very patient with all my questions! I was worried re my ability to manage it- but again good encouragement . We...More

Thank LizzyB29
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Took the wife and youngest daughter and her friend (both 10 and). What a great day up in the trees swinging, sliding and conquering fears and obstacles. Staff were professional, polite, knowledgable and encouraging. All 4 of us had a great day even when the...More

Thank Davie B
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Ended our weekend in Peebles by booking into Go Ape. From start to finish was a fantastic day. Staff were so friendly and made sure you are well looked after and well briefed prior to hitting the tree tops. The experience itself is adrenaline filled...More

Thank 100Dempseyd
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459lrd
24 June 2017|
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Response from FunTimeChez | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would recommend the one in peebles.. the big zip slides there at end are the best from what I have experienced. All locations are good but from the reviews etc I think this one is best. I would go back here in a heart... More
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Trojtraveler
26 May 2017|
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Response from GoApeTribe | Property representative |
Thanks for getting in touch and for thinking of us. Our original Tree Top Adventure normally takes between 2-3 hours to complete. You'll negotiate zip wires, Tarzan swings, rope ladders and a variety of obstacles and... More
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Lynn J
15 October 2016|
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Response from Gary K | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. There are a number of trails around the Glentress area. It's beautiful.
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