Climbing, Action, Adventure & Extreme Sports
Distance from farm: 17.8 miles
Rob Ireland Activity Days
Aston Magna, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, GL56 9QQ
Telephone : 01386 701683
Website : www.robireland.co.uk
Rob Ireland offers a host of activities including quad biking, clay pigeon shooting, field archery, opposite steer golf buggy driving, 4×4 off road driving courses, paintballing, segways, hot air ballooning, tractor & trailer slalom & shooting.
Distance from farm: 23.7 miles
The Oxford Wheels Project Skatepark
Meadow Lane, Off Iffley Road, Oxford, OX4 4BJ
The Oxford Wheels Project is a registered charity which has built a permanent outdoor skatepark for the city of Oxford. Established way back in 1997 (by Mon Barbour, son of David & Nena who run the cottages) the charity set out to provide a decent, free facility for young people to ride skateboards, BMX & inline skates. In the summer lessons are run, Saturday mornings for BMX & Sunday mornings for skateboarding.
There are a number of other smaller facilities namely in Charlbury, Combe & Faringdon. Check out www.skateparks.co.uk for a full listing of other local skateparks
Distance from farm: 26 miles
Far Peak Climbing
1 The Hayloft, Far Peak, Northleach, Gloucestershire, GL54 3JL
Website : http://www.farpeak.co.uk
Phone : 01285 721090
Climbing and bouldering in the Cotswolds
Far Peak Climbing Centre is a superb dedicated climbing facility, offering indoor climbing and bouldering for all ages and abilities and outdoor climbing on a 15m tower. They are dedicated to providing you with a great climbing experience whether you want to learn, improve or bring the kids down for a party. They also have a cafe, cycle hire and camping available.
Distance from farm: 30.3miles
High Ropes Oxford
Oxford Adventure Park, Furze Brake Woodland, Rear of Culham No 1 Site, Abingdon Rd, Oxfordshire, OX14 3DA
Phone: 01865 410074
High Ropes Oxford is Oxfordshire’s New and First, Tree-Top High Ropes adventure, with Rope Bridges, Tarzan Swings, Zip Slides, set high in the trees in their 50 acre woodland.
Distance from farm: 31.7 miles
Adventure Sports Ltd.
Wedgnock Lane, Warwick CV35 7PX
Tel. 01926 491948
With over 25 years experience on their 100 acre outdoor activity centre in Warwick they offer a huge range of activities for groups and individuals. Whether you are looking for an action-packed day of driving unusual vehicles or just a quick Clay Pigeon Shoot at lunch time, they’ve got something for you
Activities include: Rally Karting, Hovercraft, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Paintball, Compact Paintball, Junior Paintball, Quad Bike Trekking, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Mud and Mayhem mixed driving event, 4×4 Off Road Driving, Segways, Outdoor Rock Climbing Wall, Archery
Distance from farm: 35.1 miles
Snowboarding & Skiing
602 Marlborough Gate, Milton Keynes, Bucks, MK9 3XS
Phone: 0871 222 5673
Snozone are the UK’s leading snow centres for indoor skiing and snowboarding on real snow. They offer skiers and snowboarders an authentic slope experience. Whether it’s your first time on skis or you’re an experienced snowboarder, Snozone have a range of indoor activities to suit all ages and all abilities – they’ve taught nearly 2 million guests since opening in 2000. Snozone are also the only UK indoor ski and snowboard centre to have their own snow school dedicated to teaching children and adults with a range of physical challenges and disabilities.
Phone: 01908 247770
Get an incredible freefall sensation and learn real skydiving techniques at iFLY. You’re never more than a few feet off the ground, and almost anyone can take part in complete safety. For ages 3 to 103
Distance from farm: 46.1 miles
Unit 3 Brimscombe Port, Port Lane, Brimscombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 2QQ.
Phone: 01453 889457
Rush Skatepark is one of the largest indoor skateparks in the world, offering a unique rider experience for BMX, Scooter, Skateboards and Aggressive Skates. It’s also a family-friendly, family-run, award-winning park (and Community Interest Company).