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We are on the edge of the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty; Gloucestershire is but a few miles distant as is Wales. There is such a wide variety of activities to do that are fun for all interests and ages. Enjoy!

Puzzle Wood

Add your content here. Puzzle Wood is part of an ancient woodland , atmospheric and has become  a popular location for filming. See if you can  spot wher your favorite scenes were filmed. Walk the wood and imagine what is learking behind each tree or boulder   The film s... [View Full Details]


Add your content here. Fishing: Close by is the River Wye, probably the best barbrll river in the country. The Wye has pike and salmon, the salmon mainly running in the spring-time. You can rod or fly fish. The coearse fishing is also very good, This is augmented by some of the best commercial lakes ... [View Full Details]

Walking in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Add The Forest of Dean was originaly designated by the Saxons for hunting,  The Normans created it as The Royal Forest of Dean, as a reult it has , over the years allowed ancient woodlands to flourish. Walk in the dappled shade , savour the aroma of pine asyou wander thrrough the countless mil... [View Full Details]

Autumn Colours

Add your content here. Experience the riot of colours in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean, Ancient forests with superb specemins of trees, an abundance of wildlife including Wild Boar, Deer, Badgers and a cacophony of birdsong. No need to fly to new England , when it's just on the doorstep.... [View Full Details]

Go Ape

The UK's No.1 Forest Adventure. The classic & original Go Ape experience. We’ll brief you for safety before you fly down our zip-wires, leap off our Tarzan Swing & tackle our crossings whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery. We think everyone has the Go Ape... [View Full Details]

Quad Trekking

Experience the thrill of quad biking 3 miles from Worcester, just 7 miles from junction 7 of the M5, in the picturesque scenery of Lower Broadheath. There are quad bikes suitable for all ages over 6 years, with all safety equipment supplied. The experienced fully-trained instructors will individually tailor y... [View Full Details]

Wye Valley Laser Tag

Which mission will you accept at the Wye Valley Warfare Laser Tags Ops at the Wyre Valley Visitor Centre?  The situation is critical! European Government has broken down; armed militia, terrorists and bandits are in control. Now choose your mission from Mission Alpha or Mission Bravo.  ... [View Full Details]


Want to canoe? Hire a Canadian Canoe or join one of the Guided Adventures at 'Want to Canoe', and discover the tranquil beauty of over 100 miles of the River Wye. Along your journey, you can expect to see a number of spectacular and fascinating characters in their natural habitats, including kingfishe... [View Full Details]

Golf - 18 Hole

A choice of locations and activities for gold enthusiasts. Kington Golf Club is one of England's finest natural inland links and noted for the superb quality of greens on the 18 hole golf course. Hereford Golf Academy & Footgold Centre has a floodlit driving range, with an attached golf school an... [View Full Details]

Paintball / Laser Clay Shooting

Enjoy a fun day out paintballing and laser clay shooting at affordable prices at Battlelands, 60 acres of picturesque countryside in the Golden Valley. It's a great day out for a group of friends looking to break out of usual routines and opt for an action-packed day. All the kit is provided -&n... [View Full Details]


Clearwell Caves in the Royal Forest of Dean, close to the Wye Valley, is a great underground experience with incredible atmosphere. Winding passageways link together nine impressive caverns in this natural cave system. Extensively mined for iron ore, one cavern at Clearwell Caves holds over 300 people fo... [View Full Details]

Miniature Golf / Maze / Butterfly Zoo

Enjoy a 12-hole roman ruin fantasy set in spectacular scenery in the Wye Valley. An outstanding outdoor course with all-weather artificial-turf fairways. The design unites a picturesque roman ruin theme, retro minigolf style and adventure golf features for ultimate playability for all ages. This course i... [View Full Details]

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