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Go Ape Crathes Castle

Crathes Castle, Banchory AB31 5QJ, Scotland
+44 845 519 1798
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Amazing fun!

Our 7th GoApe, and a brilliant one too. Fantastic staff who made it that much more enjoyable. Some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
via mobile

We booked this for our grandsons who were visiting us from the U.S.A. and we were expecting this... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
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A great day out near Aberdeen: Set in the grounds of historic Crathes Castle, we’re proud to unveil one of our new skateboard zips.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Crathes Castle, Banchory AB31 5QJ, Scotland
+44 845 519 1798
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our 7th GoApe, and a brilliant one too. Fantastic staff who made it that much more enjoyable. Some amazing parts to the course too. It was very busy but not really surprising as the weather was amazing!

Thank MC-HH-1981
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We booked this for our grandsons who were visiting us from the U.S.A. and we were expecting this to be 2 to 2 half hours as was suggested in the information given , so the rest of the party visited Crathes gardens and arranged to...More

Thank joyce71900
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Myself, a friend and their teenage daughter recently spent an afternoon at Go Ape. This was my first experience of an activity like this. I loved it! Craig was our instructor during our 30min briefing, he was professional and friendly, putting us all at ease,...More

Thank nicbing
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We decided to do this as a family and what a fantastic time we had. We explained that I had a terrible fear of heights the staff were so understanding and encouraging. Great way to spend two and half hours, treetop walking, zip lining and...More

Thank Vixtervix
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

2 no visit here and no less fun than the 1st! Safety briefing tells you all you need to know, then you just have to conquer your own demons and go for it! Great way to spend a couple of hours, climbing and zipping through...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I was part of an adult birthday party and was a little unsure, however we all loved the experience. The staff we knowledgeable and so helpful. The course is great fun, highly recommend

Thank smashin99uk
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with friends as part of a stag do, only a few were brace enough to give it a go. I must admit this was more fun than I expected. Staff here were excellent and really friendly and although they were giving very serious...More

Thank clairegaryth
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here on Friday and we were given a great welcome! I was really nervous but was given encouragement without being pushed into anything or feeling pressured and I was very reassured. What a blast I absolutely loved it and by the end was...More

Thank Joeyem
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Not our first visit, and we were pleased to see it is still in good condition. The pre event briefing was good, and set us up well before we started. The activities are fun, and well maintained so safety levels are high. Overall, a gfreat...More

Thank Scottygirl82
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Thoroughly brilliant day for people of all ages. Excellent training, friendly staff and great activities. You can also spectate and walk the route with the people attending. Wonderful location, picnic area, café and of course Crathes Castle

Thank Lizzy W
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22 April 2017|
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Response from GoApeTribe | Property representative |
Thanks for getting in touch and for thinking of us Joyce. We recommend you book in advance to guarantee your tree time. You can either book online or call our friendly Customer Service Team. Hopefully see you in the trees... More
4 February 2017|
Response from Scottygirl82 | Reviewed this property |
sorry I'm not up to speed on the tours so it would probably be best to contact the National Trust for details.
28 June 2015|
Response from GoApeTribe | Property representative |
2-3 hours in the trees taking on Zip Wires, Tarzan Swings, Rope Ladders and a variety of obstacles and crossings. Our Tree Top Adventure also includes a Skateboard Zip - one of five sites to boast this cool crossing... More