Sports venues, swimming pools, leisure centres, sports centres, skiing, ice skating, bowling, go-karting, laser, snooker and climbing walls in Manchester.
Go Ape is the UK’s No.1 Forest Adventure
Days out with us are about living life a little more adventurously, having fun with friends and family and getting in touch with your inner Tarzan (he’s in there, we promise!)
Delamere in Cheshire
The classic and original Go Ape Tree Top Adventure experience. We’ll brief you for safety before you fly down our zip-wires, leap off our Tarzan Swing and tackle our crossings whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery. Life’s so much more fun when you’re jumping off a tree-top platform into a cargo net.
And the adventure does not need to stop there. You can get off the beaten track and enjoy our latest forest adventure with Go Ape Forest Segway – an epic experience with a down to earth twist.
And Delamere Forest is also home to our Tree Top Junior Adventure for Tiny Tarzans. Release your little monkeys onto a Go Ape course designed for them. No one loves adventure more than kids!
Rivington, near Bolton in Lancashire
Enjoy a 200 Metre Long Zip Wire over the Edge of the Rivington Reservoir.
Voted Best Tourism Experience at Lancashire and Blackpool Tourism Awards 2011 and nominated in the Visit Manchester Awards 2012 for Small Visitor Attraction. It’s tree top high ropes crossings and lengthy zip wire take in some of Lancashire’s most breathtaking views for one of the best outdoor adventures near Manchester.
We are the multi-award winning tree-top forest adventure that everyone’s talking about.
Trafford Quays Leisure Village, Manchester
Manchester’s Indoor Real Snow and Climb centre. The UK’s longest indoor real snow slope. Ski and snowboard lessons. Dedicated beginner slope. Fun snow activities for young and older children. Climbing wall. Parties.
Debdale Outdoor Centre
Council owned centre offering watersports & multisports courses & activities for children including dinghy sailing, windsurfing, rock climbing, canoeing, gorge walking, orienteering, team building games & problem solving.
0161 223 5182
Depot Climbing Centre
Trafford Park, Manchester
Active birthday parties and kids clubs with a difference. Whilst the parents kick back and relax in our Cafe area, the young ones have an action packed time at the UK’s largest, newest and most advanced climbing centre.
A sure fire way to keep your youngsters and friends talking for weeks.
0161 848 9495
Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre
Littleborough near Rochdale
Lake offering watersports including sailing, windsurfing, kayak/canoeing, improvised raft building. RYA watersports courses. Visitor centre with cafe.
Jumbles Sailing Club
RYA recognised training centre.
Manchester Aquatics Centre
Two 50-metre pools plus separate diving and leisure pools. Offers children’s swimming lesson.
Manchester City Football Club Stadium & Club Tour
Take the Manchester City Stadium and Club tour at the home of the Premier League Champions. See the Trophy itself, the home players changing rooms, sit in the managers seat and much, much more.
Manchester Climbing Centre
West Gorton, Manchester
Manchester Climbing Centre is in a beautiful converted Victorian church with lots of climbing fun! There are acres of climbing for experienced climbers, and instructed sessions available to book for novice climber. A full programme of regular kids clubs is available for your little ones too! Birthday parties.
National Cycling Centre
The Manchester velodrome was Britain’s first indoor Olympic cycling track. Offers a comprehensive programme of activities for all levels of ability. Cycling, BMX & MTB.
Oulder Hill Leisure Complex
25m swimming pool and children’s learner pool. Extensive sports facilities including grass pitches and astroturf. Children’s activities.
Oxygen Freejumping Manchester
Trafford Way, Manchester
We’ve got 150 interconnected trampolines for you to explore, a mega airbag to practice your moves, performance trampolines so that you can gain some serious airtime, dodgeball courts to challenge your friends, reaction walls to test your speed, and lots more activities to get you bouncing!
Projekts MCR Skatepark
Projekts MCR is a community co-operative run by skateboarders. The skatepark welcomes all ramp disciplines in one of the most iconic ramp facilities in the UK. The skatepark is open to skateboards, BMX, scooters and inline skaters from 12-9pm Monday to Saturday and 12-6pm on Sundays.
97 London Road, underneath the Mancunian way flyover
0161 276 8538
Rock Over Climbing
Manchester, City Centre
Come and experience our ‘Clip go Climb’ adventure zone. Young adventurers will pull on a climbing harness, CLIP into an auto-belay, GO and CLIMB. Our adventure leaders will guide you through the adventure climbing zone. Parents can watch and relax whilst enjoying a coffee from our brand new Cafe.
0161 288 1218
Platting Lane, Rochdale
Rollercity Rochdale is the North West’s Premier Roller Skating Centre. A great day out for children and adults alike looking for a fun, safe and lively family disco atmosphere. We have an on-site American style Diner, making us a perfect children’s (and adults’) party venue.
01706 648 544
Rope Race Climbing & Activity Centre
Indoor climbing & activity centre providing a full range of activities for 7 years plus. School holiday activities and clubs.
0161 426 0226
Silver Blades Ice Rink
Altrincham & Widnes
Fun parent and toddler session, toys on and off the ice, Qualified coach for 30 mins, parents welcome to skate or just have a coffee.
Trafford Community Leisure Trust
Altrincham Leisure Centre
Sporting activities for young children, such as Baby Ballet, Under 5’s trampolining classes, Baby Boogie, Swimming, & Tiny Teds.
0161 926 3255