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Go Ape Bedgebury

Bedgebury Road, Goudhurst TN17 2SJ, England
+44 1603 895500
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Went here with a 12 and 10 year old and did the junior course as my youngest isn’t quite tall... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mrsvikki23
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Best day ever

Go Ape Bedgebury is amazing, we visit on a spur of moment kind of thing and it was best the... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
MissGRuth
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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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Recognised as one of the most complete collections of conifers on one site anywhere in the world, Bedgebury is a centre for International conservation with lots to explore when spending the whole day out. Brave the heights of our leafy hideout in the garden of England and take in the jaw-dropping views of Kent's spectacular arboretum.
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“zip wire” (17 reviews)
“safety briefing” (14 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bedgebury Road, Goudhurst TN17 2SJ, England
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+44 1603 895500
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"zip wire"
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"safety briefing"
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"fear of heights"
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"great fun"
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"staff were absolutely brilliant"
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"tree top adventure"
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"safety talk"
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"every step of the way"
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"upper body strength"
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"car park"
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"birthday treat"
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"parking fee"
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"staff were all very friendly"
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"year olds"
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"money well spent"
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"any age"
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"treetop challenge"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a 12 and 10 year old and did the junior course as my youngest isn’t quite tall enough for the big course. Lovely park, steep car park cost £13! So must plan to make a day of it otherwise cost isn’t justified....More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Go Ape Bedgebury is amazing, we visit on a spur of moment kind of thing and it was best the decision ever. I don’t like heights even standing on a chair I don’t like it but the guys put you in a relaxing mood. We...More

Thank MissGRuth
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

My children (age 8 and 11) and I did the Junior Go Ape which was perfect for all of us to enjoy. Challenging enough but not too scary! Staff were lovely.

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Very professional staff. You are made to feel safe as the staff team are around on the ground ready to help all the time. You’re given a whistle to blow if you really need help. You can ask for a more secure harness which goes...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Took our five year old again, she wouldn't even go up the steps last time, she absolutely loved it. Great staff, Fergus in particular was great but they were all very good I just didn't get any of the others names.

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

My Christmas present finally happened. Had a great time challenging ourselves to push a little harder and a little further. Some of the courses were quite tricky, such as the balancing ones, but really good fun. Safety briefing is really comprehensive and staff always on...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

What stood out for me was how Great the staff were , took my 7&8 year old the 8 year olds done it before so was fine my 7 year old was petrified and if it wasn’t for the staff managing to put him at...More

Thank Samantha N
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Took granddaughter & friend to Go Ape in Bedgebury Pinetum. £18 each!! Bit steep for an hour's entertainment but that was nothing compared to the car park.... £13 to park your car. What an absolute rip off!!! Take my advice and drive bit Further down...More

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GoApeTribe, Guest Relations Manager at Go Ape Bedgebury, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write to us concerning your visit to Go Ape Bedgebury and for joining us in the trees. The site entrance fee that's applied to each vehicle by the Forestry Commission [the landowner] is to pay for services and...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

This is the third go ape I've visited but the first with my 10 yo who has just reached the height limit. The staff were great and safety briefing very good. Course great for the older and taller kids. We struggled, however, to attach my...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

I went with a group of others to go ape,unfortunately it had been snowing and was freezing cold.We were allowed to carry on and do the course despite this.the staff were very thorough, putting on our harnesses.I had an extra set of shoulder straps on...More

Thank eveclark2002
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Ewa M
7 July 2018|
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Response from eveclark2002 | Reviewed this property |
Probably best to book in advance as it can get busy.,maybe you can phone at last minute,just on the off chance.Enjoy.
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Sarah S
6 March 2018|
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Response from jhuntingford | Reviewed this property |
Possibly I did the junior one with my at the time 8 and 6yr olds and the 8yr old flew round after the first run however with a while group together it could be really good fun for them all cheering each other on!
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jannette s
3 December 2015|
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Response from skinnerdipper | Reviewed this property |
I have done all the wires at Go Ape, if you are not agile you will not make it round. Your require strong upper body strength and to be reasonably fit and in good health with no heart conditions. If you are afraid of... More
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