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A specialist in delivering outdoor activities, Challenge Academy offers adventure programmes for all ages and abilities.

With fantastic mobile resources as well as aerial and ground based challenge courses at our Baggeridge Adventure hub [based at Baggeridge Country Park] we offer engaging, innovative and accessible outdoor activities. 

We offer a range of adventure programmes to meet different needs whether it’s for fun or learning, all at affordable prices.



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, resources and programmes to suit everyone, all ages and all abilities

school trips

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

corporate days

Escape the hustle and bustle of the office and come and experience the rush of an activity packed away-day

Stag + Hen Parties

Take on our aerial high ropes course and get the adrenaline pumping ahead of the big day for the bride or groom and their party 


Give the gift of adventure. Treat someone special with one of our gift vouchers starting from as little as £7.50

CLUB sessions

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


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


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

If you are looking for outdoor fun, adventure and excitement then you’ve come to the right place.


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our brand new adventure facilities have been part funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development



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

01384 429864

Challenge Academy CIC

Striving to ensure that challenge and 'active outdoor learning' opportunities are available, inclusive and accessible

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