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Came here today with a group of friends and omgosh it was the best experience ever. All the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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I went with my 10 year old niece and it was amazing! Couldn't believe the thrill of the zip lines... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Louisa R
Ramsbottom, 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
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Rivington Lane | Horwich, Bolton BL6 7SB, England
+44 1603 895500
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Came here today with a group of friends and omgosh it was the best experience ever. All the adrenaline, the excitement, the climbing, the whizzing across, the balancing! Best thing I've ever done. The instructors were very friendly. Ollie has great banter! Couldn't fault it...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

I went with my 10 year old niece and it was amazing! Couldn't believe the thrill of the zip lines. The ride at the end of each of the obstacles was well worth it! Brilliant day out!

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

My family took me for my birthday and I absolutely loved it. The staff were brilliant and good-humoured. They show you all the safety instructions first and as long as you follow them, it's really safe. The whole course took a good two hours or...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Went for my 59th birthday with my two daughters, there are a few leaps of faith to make but my, how wonderful and alive it can make you feel having gone round it two and a half times like I did, the following day I...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank pennya733
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Went to Go Ape as part of my 65th birthday celebration. 5 of us took up the challenge to do the course which took us about 2.5 hours. It was physically challenging but fun.Really enjoyed all of it but especially the long zip wire and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Took my 11 year olds for their birthday and they loved it. It's hard work if you are old and chunky like me but give it a whirl.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

First time at Go Ape and really enjoyed it, Went with my daughter for my birthday treat from her. Five stages all of which a little bit different, Zip wires were fantastic and the one across the reservoir was very scenic, The staff were really...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Billysboots12
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My boyfriend and I went to GoApe on the last Saturday of June. It was a great adventure! All of the staff were fun and trained us well. The treetop course was fantastic, with the only slight problem of being bored when waiting between stations....More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Emily A
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Visited Go Ape Rivington yesterday. Never go-aped before but will definitely go again! Really fab place with great instructors - zip wiring over the shore was exhilarating! Julie who talked us through our adventure was great - but all the staff were really helpful and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Myself and a friend recently visited Go Ape at Rivington getting 15% off with our student IDs. Having visited 3 other Go Ape sites I knew what I should expect. The instructor was very friendly and gave very clear instructions. The course itself doesn't cover...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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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