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ADVENTURE PARTIES

Looking for a unique party experience? Our parties are for all ages and all abilities. If you can get an adventurous group of 10 or more together then we’ll create an exciting party and give them a birthday to remember?

CHALLENGE ACADEMY PACKAGES

Our adventures are for everyone, all ages and abilities so please don’t let the youngsters put you to shame.  Our centre provides a perfect setting for our community offer. We also enjoy access to 250 acres of parkland for more expansive activities.

SCHOOL TRIPS

Nothing inspires and engages kids more than a school trip outside the classroom. At Challenge Academy we provide a safe and nurturing environment for children to learn and develop a range of life skills whilst having fun in the great outdoors.

PUBLIC PACKAGES

Loads of fantastic activities available for all ages and abilities here at Baggeridge Adventure.  Just book your slot online and then choose what to do when you get here with our wide range of upgrades to suit different abilities and budgets.

MOBILE OUTREACH

When transport costs restrict then we come with our own Challenge Kit and facilitators to you to kick-start your outdoor adventure. We create a learning and development environment that facilitates the development of resilience, physical, social and emotional skills. 

AWAY DAYS

Escape the hustle and bustle of the office and come and experience the adrenaline rush of an activity packed corporate team building day at Challenge Academy. Switch off from emails and meeting reminders and reconnect your team with one of our many packages.

ADVENTURE CAMPS

We run our camps here at Baggeridge Adventure during School Holidays and sometimes Weekends.  Sign up for our newsletter or like us on Facebook to be the first to know.

ADVENTURE PARTIES FOR EVERYONE

Looking for a unique party experience? Our parties are for all ages and all abilities. If you can get an adventurous group of 10 or more together then we’ll create an exciting party and give them a birthday to remember?

MORE ADVENTURES THAN EVER BEFORE

If you’re looking for outdoor fun and an adventurous day with your friends and family then you’ve come to the right place. Visit us and unleash your inner adventurer by testing yourself on our High Ropes Course, Nets Adventure Course or the Obstacle Course and Ground-based Challenges.

3m High Ropes

9m High Ropes

Climbing Challenges

Powerfan Descender

70 Metre Zipwire

Team Climb Challenges*

Obstacle Course

Bushcraft Skills*

Nets Adventure

Ground Challenges

Mystery Trails

Team Activities*

Activities marked with* only for our adventure clubs and group bookings

HOW TO BOOK

Parties must be booked in advance either online or by phone.  We are open every weekend during the season and during school holidays.  We run our party sessions at 10am for online booking, if this doesn’t suit then give us a call with your preferred time slot and we will see what we can do.  If you have a group of less than 10 then have a look at our public packages page.

NETS ADVENTURE PARTY

If you want an outdoor alternative to a soft play party, then our nets adventure party is the perfect package for you. Why not choose something different and adventurous!

Includes 60 minutes supervised adventure time on our nets park, obstacle course and bouldering wall. Party guests can bounce, slide and tackle the obstacles along the course and explore the different tree houses.

Add additional activities to make your party extra special. Bring your own food and hire the Hollow – a sheltered outdoor space – £15 for 50 minutes of exclusive use.

£10 per person minimum 10

ROPES ADVENTURE PARTY

We deliver a fun and action-packed party where you get to climb, traverse and jump for 90 minutes dependant on age and ability.

• Climbing Challenges
• 3m Low Ropes
• 9m High Ropes
• Powerfan Descender

Minimum age 5 years Low Ropes and 7 years for High Ropes. Bring your own food and hire the Hollow – a sheltered outdoor space – £15 for 50 minutes of exclusive use.

£17 per person minimum 10

zipwire adventure

We deliver a fun and action-packed party where you get to climb, traverse and jump for up to 1hr 45 minutes, dependant on age and ability.

• Climbing Challenges
• 3m Low Ropes
• 9m High Ropes
• Powerfan Descender
• Zipwire

Minimum age 5 years Low Ropes and 7 years for High Ropes. Bring your own food and hire the Hollow – a sheltered outdoor space – £15 for 50 minutes of exclusive use.

£21 per person minimum 10

access all areas party

This package includes all 6 activities available on our site, including the Nets Adventure and Ropes Course and the Obstacle Course. 

Nets Adventure/Obstacle Course
• Climbing Wall
• 3m Low Ropes
• 9m High Ropes
• Powerfan Descender
• Zipwire

 The average completion time is around 2 hours, depending on how busy the session is and how brave you are.

£28 per person minimum 10

please note

For the Nets Adventure  the minimum age is 4 years – we recommend that adults accompany younger children and the less confident.

The Ropes course is for all ages from a confident 5 year-old but this is not just for youngsters.  Minimum age for the 9m high ropes is 7.  We ask that adults or older siblings/carers accompany those who are not so confident.  Instructors are always there to ensure absolute safety and to help and support.

Click on the link below to download the necessary forms that you need to bring.

The instructors are amazing and so encouraging when you have those occasional ‘I can’t do this’ moments! There are lots of them which means their organisation is second to none, safety is paramount and all this for a fantastically great value price! I didn’t know this place existed but I’ll be spreading the word, Thank you Challenge Academy!

 Claire Parker

Staff were first class, very patient and helpful. Safety is no1 priority but this doesn’t detract from the fun. Totally recommend this for something that the whole family can do together – it’s great for the kids to see Mommy and Daddy more scared than they are! Well done guys!

 Simon J

Thank you to all the staff for a brilliant fun educational day! It gave our pupils with less confidence a chance to shine and our pupils with confidence an extra challenge. The teamwork involved has encouraged our pupils to support each other not only during physical activities but also during class lessons. We will definitely be returning during the summer as one of our invaluable ‘Sports Experience’ programmes

 Rough Hay Primary School

Fabulous set up with really great staff - they ensure that everyone feels safe and are very encouraging whilst allowing them to take the independence to complete challenges - very impressed

Samantha Shuttleworth

We hosted an event here with our students from Student Living Derby Halls of Residence. It was a brilliant afternoon, such fun and all the students had such an amazing time. Can't rate the staff highly enough, very supportive and encouraging. Great activity for groups!

Derby University SU

WOW we had the BEST time ever today with girls. staff were the nicest friendliest people we have met & were all amazing with the kids which made the whole experience a fabulous one. I would 100% reccomend challenge academy. Fantastic for kids confidence & co ordination & their fitness! such a brilliant couple of hours & most certainly worth every penny ! Thanks for a great morning we will be back again very soon.

Lisa Timmins

PACKAGES TO SUIT EVERYONE

Our adventures are for all ages and abilities so please don’t let the youngsters put you to shame. We pride ourselves on ensuring that you have fun and provide the best experience possible for you and your family, friends, classmates or colleagues. Click on the links below for more information about our programmes. 

club sessions

Whether you’re a scout, guide, youth group or member of a knitting circle, our club packages guarantee adventure.

 

MOBILE OUTREACH

One-off or regular visits to your organisation. We bring our own expertise and equipment to deliver programmes to engage and inspire.

ADVENTURE Parties

For all ages and abilities - celebrate with family, friends or anyone who wants to have a blast for 90 minutes. Action packed excitement. 

PUBLIC sessions

For those looking for outdoor fun, adventure and excitement. We are open to the public at weekends holidays and selected evenings during the season 

PROGRAMMES FOR SCHOOLS

From mainstream to courses for SEN we have a number of programmes on offer for your school.  Some are based on a one-hit and some focus on a progressive approach with a number of visits.  All delivered by senior facilitators and teachers either at our site of at your location.

COMMUNITY PROGRAMMES

It is widely recognised across all sectors that ‘soft skills’ enable the qualities, behaviours and attributes needed to succeed in the workplace. Challenge Academy deliver specific services to support these qualities and behaviours. Our services have been commissioned to support different sectors.

TRAINING PROGRAMMES

We like to spread the good news and empower others to deliver.  Our training packages and courses are intended to upskill your staff to enable delivery of our services. All training is supported by relevant  approved qualifications for continuing professional development.  Delivered at Baggeridge Adventure or at your location.

PROGRESSIVE COURSES

Challenge Academy have designed and delivered bespoke programmes to support targeted intervention for Charities, Education, Criminal Justice, Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and the NHS.  Intervention can be delivered by our highly experienced team of professionals or we can upskill your own staff using our accredited courses.   

PLEASE GET IN TOUCH

Baggeridge Country Park, Gospel End Rd, Sedgley DY3 4HB.

You will find us just below the park tea shop.  Park your vehicle, pay for parking and walk down the track.

01384 429866

Office Hours Mon-Fri 0900 - 1600

team@challengeacademy.co.uk

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