Adventure for all ages and abilities

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Challenge Academy is a Community Interest Company with a wealth of outdoor activity delivery experience. Our aims are to bring innovative and accessible outdoor learning opportunities to the community and engage all abilities. Challenge Academy delivers package and bespoke programmes to a wide range of customers, all at affordable prices. We are based at Baggeridge Country Park and are proud to present a number of activities and programmes to suit everyone, all ages and all abilities.  Here you can find a description of all of the Aerial Ropes Adventure elements.

We are now closed for public pay and play and bookings until March, 2018.
Parties of 10+ participants can be booked all year round. Please call 01384 429866 to make a booking.

What are the Challenges?

Adrenaline Elements

All of our sites are equipped with these exhilarating – guaranteed  to get the adrenaline pumping – activities. The activities listed below are available for public bookings, parties, group bookings etc.  Remember at our site you are always clipped on and safe, never any need to unclip and all under the watchful eye of our trained instructors.  This is why the adventure is available to youngsters, but don’t let them put you to shame, if you are older then this is also for you.

PowerFan

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Stand on a platform 40′high  and contemplate your next move?  The PowerFan delivers the exhilerating sense of falling before the safety system slows you down on landing.  Most people still crumple to the ground in fits of laughter.

Climbs

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Climbing Wall – Soar the heights of this amazing wall while attached to our safety system, then abseil down again.  Race against your friends or let our instructors set your personal challenge.  Minimum age 5 – Max weight 120k

Zip-Wire

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70m long, steep and fast zipwire. You will reach speeds of up to 60km per hour on our zipwires!! that will definitely put a smile on your face. An extremely exciting addition to your experience. Minimum Age 5 – Max Weight 120kg

Totem-Poles

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Our totem pole climbs are available to more confident climbers.  Scale the heights and try and stand on top of the pole 30′ above ground.  It’s not easy but you will experience a huge sense of achievement when complete.

Explorer Course

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Our 3m high course is perfect for building confidence for the less experienced and anyone special needs. It uses an extremely safe rail safety system – meaning that participants are always clipped on and secure.  Minimum age 5 years.

Adventurer Course

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9 metres high – perfect for those who want a challenge.  Extremely exhilerating and very safe with no need to unclip at any stage of your adventure.  Climb, swing, slide, balance and jump your way around the obstacles. Minimum age 7.

Team Challenge Elements

We have a selection of Team Challenges at our sites.  All of these test your ability to work together, problem solve, and succeed – whilst conquering your fears.  These challenges are not available for general public packages, we only deliver these tasks on the corporate, schools and other groups packages.

Jacob's Ladder

A really exciting team challenge that requires a huge amount of encouragement and physical support.  3 or 4 members of the group try to reach the top of the ladder.  The ladder rungs get further apart as the team ascends….!

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High All Aboard

It sounds simple….all you have to do is stand on a 2′ x 2′ wooden square…along with 3 of your family, friends or colleagues. But first you have to climb to the top of the platform – 30′ off the ground.  It will definitely make your knees wobble.

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Big See-saw

Balance on the see-saw after climbing with 3 others to the top of the 30′ pole.  Test your skills and nerve, support each other, laugh, cry, scream….You are always roped up, safe, and supported by instructors and other team members.

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Where Are We? Located at Baggeridge Country Park just south of Wolverhampton. Our aerial adventure course is an excellent multi-use facility that meets many outcomes for all ages and abilities. Furthermore, the park provides a superb woodland location for our Terra Firma resource and woodland challenge activities.  The low course has been designed to ensure that individuals with less confidence and special needs can experience the positive benefits of individual challenge and team building at height. The course includes a ramp to facilitate access for all.

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What do we Do? There are numerous packages available to suit every need: schools, corporate, individuals, groups, clubs and families. High Ropes Adventure is for all abilities and we pride ourselves on getting our customers happily outside their comfort zones in a fun and secure environment. You will always be attached and safe, no unclipping required and instructors will always be close-at-hand to ensure your enjoyment and provide encouragement.  Have  look at our reviews to check us out.

Safety  Aerial Ropes Adventure is equipped with modern, high-tech safety systems to ensure that participants are permanently clipped on and safe. Challenge Academy provide all Personal Protective Equipment (harnesses and helmets). We do not provide waterproofs, spare shoes, umbrellas etc. It is essential that paticipants come prepared for the weather, as getting cold and wet will affect the success of the experience.

Equipment Challenge Academy uses the most up-to-date equipment available. We always use full body harnesses to minimise the risk, we have harnesses to fit all shapes and sizes.  All personal protective equipment is rigorously and regularly inspected

Special Needs We can provide you with a memorable experience at Baggeridge Adventure Hub no matter what your needs.  Aerial Ropes Adventure has been especially equipped to accommodate people with special requirements and we pride ourselves on providing something for everyone. We have now delivered programmes to over 200 groups with specific needs.

Our Packages You might want to climb, swing, jump or do something with feet firmly on the ground.  Whatever it is we have something for everyone, all ages and all abilities.  Our aim is to get everyone outdoors, adventurous, active, working as a team and having fun.  Click on the boxes below to find out more… Still not sure what to do?  please email us at info@challengeacademy.co.uk or call us on 01384 429866

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Challenge Academy offers a wide range of activities to ensure that your team, class or year group has an exceptional experience – whatever the age and ability. We deliver activities to promote learning. Our programmes are designed and led by ex-teachers.

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Build your own Team Building Day. Something for everyone, no matter what your abilities. Delivered by our high level facilitators – we ensure that the day is fun and experience is positive for everyone. Food and refreshments provided.

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Parties to suit your budget and ability. If you can get a group of 10 or more (age 5+) then our Adventure Parties and Ultimate Parties offer great value. Book online to secure the exclusive slot (10am – 12pm) or call us to book a different session.

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A superb location for your scouts, guides, church group, knitting circle etc. We can offer a fun, meaningful and memorable experience for 2 hours, half a day, or full day. Call us to discuss – you can pick and mix so that your experience suits everyone.

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Pay & Play is available for booking online if you want to guarantee your place and time on our course. You could also take a chance and visit without booking. Details & opening times are on our website so click on the link below.

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Don’t forget we can also bring our innovative team challenges to you. At your conference, at your school, at your club.  Our senior facilitators are able to bring our resources and our expertise to deliver an engaging, fun-filled, learning experience.

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