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Go Ape Crathes Castle

Crathes Castle, Banchory AB31 5QJ, Scotland
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Fun day out for everyone

This is the 3rd time i've visited here, first time taking my mum who has been dying to have a go... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Suzanne M
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Fantastic Day Out

This is a fantastic day out for people of all ages, I would highly recommend it. Friendly well... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
nichoc0
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Scotland
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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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  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Crathes Castle, Banchory AB31 5QJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This is the 3rd time i've visited here, first time taking my mum who has been dying to have a go! The instructors are good, and make you feel very safe with the equipment. Even though the course is very high you always feel safe....More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is a fantastic day out for people of all ages, I would highly recommend it. Friendly well informaed staff and a fun time, we have been to go ape aberfoyle before, this one isnt as challenging but is still fantastic and well worth the...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

First time with Go ape and it was great. Went with my 15 year old son who loved it. From the moment we arrived we were met with a friendly face. Safety briefing was spot on and you were in no doubt about the need...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Had a fab time at this Go Ape. Been to a few and have never been disappointed. This one was particularly hilarious when I got tangled up in one of the courses for 20 minutes. Wasn't so funny when things started falling out of my...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

My sister and I, along with our partners, got vouchers for our Christmas last year and eventually managed to use them yesterday. It was brilliant fun and already we want to go back!! It is not terribly high and if you have a fear of...More

Thank Sarah W
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

My family and my Sisters family joined together for an adventure day out, after reading a leaflet about "Go Ape", we decided to give it a try. As we arrived the rain started so that put a little damper on our spirits. But undaunted we...More

Thank mhairi69
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 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!

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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

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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
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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

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aileenritchie
1 May 2018|
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Response from nichoc0 | Reviewed this property |
I would double check by calling but I think you pretty much need to just get on with it once you’re there. Most sections you climb a ladder to get to. Also you’re fully attached by harness all of the time which makes you... More
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joyce71900
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
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pussecat
4 February 2017|
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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.
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