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Go Ape at Peebles, Glentress

Glentress Forest | Fala Brae Car Park, Peebles EH45 8NB, Scotland
+44 845 643 9215
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I managed to convince my boyfriend (who is massively scared of heights) to come here with me. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KayBlaq
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Great morning out

I did this with my 10 year old daughter. I was initially worried about the harness and clips but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LizzyB29
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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Built on the hillside within the beautiful Glentress Forest (part of Tweed Valley Forest Park), our Go Ape Peeblesshire Tree Top Adventure makes good use of the valley for some jaw dropping exposure, and features our highest zip wire over the reservoirs in the valley. Take to the trees and speed down zip slides. They’re part of an exciting course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings; all set high above the forest floor. If you’re looking for things to do near Edinburgh, extend your day out with us. The small town of Peebles is just 2.5 miles away and has a great High Street with more independent shops than any other town in Scotland for great days out with the family.
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“zip wire” (15 reviews)
“tree top” (9 reviews)
“tarzan swing” (6 reviews)
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Glentress Forest | Fala Brae Car Park, Peebles EH45 8NB, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I managed to convince my boyfriend (who is massively scared of heights) to come here with me. I had never been before so didn't know quite what to expect but it was absolutely brilliant. Each stage gets harder but there are easier options for some...More

Thank KayBlaq
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did this with my 10 year old daughter. I was initially worried about the harness and clips but the staff were great and very patient with all my questions! I was worried re my ability to manage it- but again good encouragement . We...More

Thank LizzyB29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the wife and youngest daughter and her friend (both 10 and). What a great day up in the trees swinging, sliding and conquering fears and obstacles. Staff were professional, polite, knowledgable and encouraging. All 4 of us had a great day even when the...More

Thank Davie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ended our weekend in Peebles by booking into Go Ape. From start to finish was a fantastic day. Staff were so friendly and made sure you are well looked after and well briefed prior to hitting the tree tops. The experience itself is adrenaline filled...More

Thank 100Dempseyd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited and completed this course twice now & honestly would come back and do it all over again. It just does not get boring at all! The adrenaline rush you get from jumping off the tree top while still being safely supported is extremely addictive,...More

Thank snoreypantsx
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is definitely up there with Aberfoyle – it is absolutely amazing, long zip wires and tremendous heights too - fantastic Tarzan nets, absolutely amazing staff, and overall, one amazing course, set in stunning surroundings. I cannot wait to go back, I certainly will...More

Thank MC-HH-1981
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This was a really fun but at the same time terrifying experience. This tree top adventure was set the highest I've tried so far and also had the longest zip lines. The longest one was around 300m long and took half a minute slide. I...More

Thank Ninnunipsu
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had a great time on the course this morning, Having never done a GoApe course before I was not really sure what to expect but our instructor, Claire, was truly excellent. She gave us a very comprehensive yet relaxed and friendly safety briefing and...More

Thank Edinburgh101
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

It was such a great day out, and I'm not the most adventurous but I really enjoyed it! You're totally strapped in and everything is safe so just go and have a fantastic day out! The people that work there are so lovely too and...More

Thank laurarooney2302
Reviewed 2 May 2017

First of all I would like to call out even before I got to the site - I had to amend my booking a few times due to breaking my hand and the call centre staff were amazing, understanding, sympathetic and pretty much didn't put...More

Thank FunTimeChez
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459lrd
24 June 2017|
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Response from FunTimeChez | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would recommend the one in peebles.. the big zip slides there at end are the best from what I have experienced. All locations are good but from the reviews etc I think this one is best. I would go back here in a heart... More
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Trojtraveler
26 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. You'll negotiate zip wires, Tarzan swings, rope ladders and a variety of obstacles and... More
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Lynn J
15 October 2016|
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Response from Gary K | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. There are a number of trails around the Glentress area. It's beautiful.
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