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Go Ape Rivington

Open Now: 10:00 - 15:00
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Monkey-ing around!

Absolutely brilliant! Not for the faint hearted though. I feel like a modern day Jane (from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lauren W
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Group booking

Very well organised. Felt very safe. Plenty of help on hand. Certificates given at the end. Very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chester, United Kingdom
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Voted Best Tourism Experience at Lancashire and Blackpool Tourism Awards 2011 and nominated in the Visit Lancashire for Small Visitor Attraction in 2014. It's got to be one of Lancashire's best days out and that's not just us saying that (check out...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Rivington Lane | Horwich, Bolton BL6 7SB, England
+44 1603 895500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant! Not for the faint hearted though. I feel like a modern day Jane (from Tarzan). The staff are friendly and helpful, and put at ease straight away. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very well organised. Felt very safe. Plenty of help on hand. Certificates given at the end. Very patient with us as the light was fading but feet weren't going any quicker. Good value for money

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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Visited this afternoon (two adults and 13year old daughter) Very welcoming and explained well, Tom was very engaging at the safety briefing. The whole tour took around 3hours and had enough excitement and challenges for most. A reasonable level of fitness is needed to really...More

Thank Gavin M
Reviewed 30 August 2018

A great outdoor activity for when the weather is nice. It was very safe, they teach you all the instructions before you start and the instructors were very helpful and attentive. You will be wearing a harness so be sure to dress comfortably and wear...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I visited Go Ape Rivington with friends from work, it was a ‘leaving do’. There were 4 of us and had a 10am booking on bank hol Monday. The course was quiet, there were 2 couples ahead of us, so we weren’t rushed. We did...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Visited today. Constant rain but didn't take away the fantastically wet time we had. Course is fantastic and instructor at the 11am session was brilliant, made it more enjoyable with the interaction and how he delivered the session. Top guy. We got filthy but that...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Overall the actual activity was good it was more hard work than fun but that’s probably different for each person the only problem we had was because we were at the back of the group because we were a bigger group with a child we...More

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GoApeTribe, Guest Relations Manager at Go Ape Rivington, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write to us concerning your visit to Go Ape Rivington Brittany. For our Tree Top Adventure, customers explore and negotiate the treetop courses without any direct supervision from a Go Ape instructor. This is one of our unique...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Arrived half an hour earlier than our allotted time frame and was greeted by very helpful and friendly staff. Had a useful and engaging safety talk. You are supervised for one “zone” and undertake the other four alone - luckily we were positioned in front...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I went to Go Ape with work colleagues and only agreed to go as I didn't want to look like a coward! I'm so glad I pushed through the fear barrier as it was one of the best experiences of my life! The instructors go...More

Thank Debs W
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Really enjoyable, despite being unfit (and having a healing hand from an operation) l still managed to complete 4 of the 5 circuits. Different levels on some of the circuits so my teenage daughter felt more challenged - lots of different bridges and a zip...More

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Jilly B
21 October 2017|
Response from Coop0405 | Reviewed this property |
I’m pressuring you mean to the site and not on the actual course! Yes there is plenty of woods etc to walk dogs
Dawn H
30 September 2017|
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Response from Coop0405 | Reviewed this property |
You can take a camera or your phone if it fits in your pocket and it’s easy to take photos at certain points around the course like on the platforms but obviously if you drop it you can’t just climb down and retrieve it... More
Jemma H
10 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. In Spring/Summer months we run half hourly sessions at the weekend up until 16:00/17:00. It... More