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Go Ape

Open Now: 10:00 - 15:00
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I went here with my girlfriend of 12 and to my surprise she became a chimpanzee after this i had... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Fun on the ropes

Visiting Go Ape was certainly a lot of fun, I just wish the course was longer. One thing I will... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Boasting some of the finest scenery in Wales, Go Ape is a great option if you're looking for things to do in South Wales. Our very first Welsh Tree Top Adventure, located in the beautiful Margam Country Park, and home to the largest deer herd in...more
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Margam Country Park, Port Talbot SA13 2TJ, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went here with my girlfriend of 12 and to my surprise she became a chimpanzee after this i had trouble getting her back into the car but this is normal behavior as she does not know she is my girlfriend!1

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting Go Ape was certainly a lot of fun, I just wish the course was longer. One thing I will add which I suppose is an improvement for the training of staff... Before any one gets to have a go at the high wires, everyone...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CatherineH2328
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my mum booked up to do our first go ape experience. The weather was very bad (tail end of storm Ali) we had our training session and just started on the course. The wind got worse and they quite rightly took us off...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bunning04
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I visited Go Ape in Mariam with a group of friends last month. We’re all in our 20’s and 30’s, some of us doing this for the first time. The weather was a little mixed on the morning, however the place was still open and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank salehaullah
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Done this with my eldest daughter. Loads of fun we had. The thought of jumping off heights with a harness had us sweating with fear. The only downside is the price. We completed the coarse in just over an hour. £56 for 2 of us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I bought my partner a gift voucher for Go Ape as a Christmas present and we decided to use it when the weather was pleasant at the beginning of August. As keen adrenaline junkies, we absolutely loved our experience. From the time we booked in,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 27 August 2018

If you are looking for a place for you or the kids this is a place to hang around. Very nervy but the thrill is worth it. The kids seem to be more confident than me but we all enjoyed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliant day out! The instructors were really nice to us and informative throughout the day. Would definitely go back!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mikey j
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Having a staycation we looked up what Trip Advisor recommended locally, Go Ape at Margam Park was one of its offerings. We booked one evening and where the first 2 out on the course the next morning. The instruction and training were very comprehensive, staff...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank metoo_dive
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Was a bit nervous about the level of fitness required for the course as I’ve not exercised much since having children five years ago. But I didn’t find it too challenging at all. The course was very busy today and with a few scared people...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Lisa J
9 August 2018|
Response from vicky302011 | Reviewed this property |
Parent must be with the and responsible for them if under 16
Diane P
30 May 2018|
Response from GoApeTribe | Property representative |
Thanks for the question Diane and for thinking of us. The training site is suitable however we recommend two supervising adults to accompany them. As long as you can climb a rope ladder unaided then you can Go Ape - we can... More
21 February 2017|
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Response from GoApeTribe | Property representative |
Thanks for getting in touch and for thinking of us. We most certainly do - x5 in total. The longest at Go Ape Margam is 167 metres. We also have one of Go Ape's biggest Tarzan Swings which features a six metre drop... More