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Live For Today

Ripley Castle | Ripley, Harrogate HG3 3AY, England
+44 330 024 8676
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Axe Throwing Fun!

My husband and daughter had a great time learning the art of Axe Throwing. Lovely surroundings... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Donna P
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Keighley, United Kingdom
High tops

A bit late for adding this review as went in October half term 2017 with the kids to do a high... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
ScottfamilyC
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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'Live For Today' is a well know quote used by many that means living life to the full! Here at our Ripley Castle Venue (one of three in the north) we offer a great range of activities that are perfect for a family day out, kids parties and simple days out! Activities on offer; High & Low Ropes Course, Body Zorbing, Archery, Orienteering, Bushcraft and Kayaking/Canoeing on our lake! Our instructors are truly unique and have been hand-picked over the years, they are able to provide the best experience possible in a safe environment.
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“axe throwing” (34 reviews)
“body zorbing” (28 reviews)
“birthday party” (22 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Ripley Castle | Ripley, Harrogate HG3 3AY, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and daughter had a great time learning the art of Axe Throwing. Lovely surroundings, nice, small group and helpful instructor, Sophie. The lady in the office was also very helpful and welcoming. It is quite a long walk from the office to the...More

Thank Donna P
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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the review Donna! We hope to see you back soon!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A bit late for adding this review as went in October half term 2017 with the kids to do a high ropes course. We loved it. Dan our guide set us lots of challenges to do and the kids enjoyed seeing me scared!! Enough of...More

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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Haha, kids always seem to like seeing adults a bit scared! We're glad you had fun, and we look forward to your return!

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

We had a great time today with Mark our instructor Axe Throwing, who knew it would be so much fun. we had a wonderful day, it's great to learn something new. I would highly recommend it.

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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review, we're glad you enjoyed it! :)

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Fantastic 10th birthday party, my daughter and her friends loved it even in the zero degree conditions! Great fun, the instructor was encouraging and had them playing games, racing round and generally having fun - brilliant activity and location for a party!

Thank Muggleundercover
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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thanks for the great review! We're glad they all had fun :) They faced the freezing temperatures like champs!

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

It was a day to remember. Rick had the patience of a saint. He managed 11 boys more calmly than myself. He taught some of the fundamentals of archery and offered encouragement during various archery target games. He emphasised a safe environment and made sure...More

Thank BinaryJoe
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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thanks for the great review :) I'm glad your son had a good party, wish him happy birthday from us!

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

My son had his ninth birthday recently, and he decided on the Bush adventure at Ripley Castle with an hour body zorbing. Brilliant! Stunning location with a fantastic instructor - he was great with the boys. Original and different, all I recall is smiles, laughter...More

Thank 103clare
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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Thanks for the great review! Body Zorbing is such a hilarious activity to watch :)

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Brought 8 children 11-14 for a body zorbing party. Great fun even in the rain, wet and mud. Highly amusing for the spectators. Sophie was great.

Thank 90Shirley
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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Hi Shirley! Thanks for the great review and I'm glad all the kids had fun :) We find the Body Zorbing hilarious!

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We and our grandchildren aged 13 and 15 really enjoyed our day. We did the Cryptic Chase in the morning, then Archery in the afternoon. Sophie made the archery great fun and encouraged a good competitive atmosphere between us all. We'd recommend this for any...More

Thank Anne W
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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thanks Anne, glad you had fun! We love a bit of friendly competition here :)

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

I went to the high ropes at Ripley castle expecting the tree top style course I had done before. This was more about climbing up single challenges and was much more frightening. Sophie was my instructor and she really helped encourage me to complete each...More

Thank iain750
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LiveForToday123, Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Thanks for the awesome review Hannah :) We hope to see you back soon for more adventures!!

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Thanks for a great day at Ripley castle team building, staff there where great, helpful and most of all fun. Cheers you guys. Alan

Thank Alan A
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LiveForToday123, General Manager at Live For Today, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Hi Alan, thank you for the great review, you guys were amazing to have. Hopefully see you back for the 3rd time 😀

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