Outdoor Activities

Box End Aqua Park

Amazing giant size Aqua Park open May – September Enjoy running, swinging, bouncing and taking on our fastest lap challenge around the various obstacles Perfect summer activity, ideal for families, group bookings, birthday parties, stag and hen groups and corporate parties.The lakes are spring fed meaning the water is clear and fresh. Because the lakes are shallow in the summer months the water temperature reaches a tropical 24 degrees! Aqua Park session last 2 hours and include a full safety briefing. Buoyancy aids are provided for free and optional wetsuits can be hired.

Box End, Kempston MK43 8RW | Tel 01234 846222 | www.boxendpark.com

Box End Park

Set in 100 acres of landscaped grounds and centred around two purpose built water-sports lakes, offering safe and exciting activities to all ages and abilities. Water-ski, wake-board on our cable tow lake and behind our speed boats, or train during dedicated open water swim sessions. Enjoy a walk around the lake or a drink or meal in our award winning ‘Corner5’ lakeside bar and restaurant.

Box End, Kempston MK43 8RW | Tel 01234 846222 | www.boxendpark.com

Grafham Water Centre

Situated on the shores of Grafham Water in Cambridgeshire, Grafham Water Centre has almost 50 years experience of providing high quality tuition in a range of adventurous activities for all ages and abilities. The Centre aims to inspire all visitors to try something new, develop existing skills and reach their full potential whist having fun in the great outdoors. Offering a wide range of activity courses, including sailing, canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing, stand up paddleboarding, climbing, ropes course and archery, the Centre also offers popular multi activity family days, camping weekends and holiday clubs for young people. For more information about the Centre and all the courses and activities on offer, please visit www.grafham-water-centre.co.uk or call 01480 810521.

Kempston Outdoor Centre

Situated by the River Great Ouse in Kempston and housing a high ropes course, indoor and outdoor climbing wall and a function room. There are adventurous activity sessions for all ages and groups including schools, youth groups, families, adults and companies. There are also a number of watersports activities on offer on the river. Hillgrounds Road, Kempston, Bedfordshire MK42 8QP Tel 01234 843204 www.kempstonoutdoorcentre.co.uk

Manor Farm Fishing

An extensive 100 acre fishery based in the heart of Central Bedfordshire, with easy access from the A1. Manor Farm Fishing consisits of a range of 7 different fishing lakes, a 18 van touring caravan site with electric hook-ups, a large, professional tackle shop, covered bivvy barn display area and refreshments.  A range of fishing experiences are catered for at Manor Farm Fishing including carp fishing for pleasure anglers and specialists, night fishing, fly fishing for carp and trout, match and coarse angling as well as predator spinning, lure and deadbait fishing in the winter months. The River Ivel acts as the boundary along our eastern edge and is also available to fish with a good head of chub, barbel, pike and bream. Unit 5, Manor Farm, Great North Road, Lower Caldecote, Biggleswade, Beds, SG18 9BB Tel 01767 317835 www.manorfarmfishing.com/

Skirmish Central Outdoor Activities Centre

Only 15 mins from Bedford, Northampton and 20 mins from Milton Keynes and your gateway to an action-packed activity event to suit all ages. 7yrs – Adult Splatball and Lasertag and Forest skills. 11yrs -Adult Paintball and Viking Axe and knife throwing. 13yrs – Adult Airsoft and new for 2017 Escape Room. We offer:1hr/ 2 hr /Half Day / Full Day and Overnight sessions: check our website for further details. Our Skirmish Central venue near Bedford has been providing outdoor activities for over 30 Years in Bedfordshire. We are rated 5* on Trip Advisor and have been awarded the TA Certificate of Excellence in 2015 and 2016. Our Brilliant site at Granary Farm Woods, Dungee Rd, Odell, Bedfordshire MK43 7AE is awaiting your call! Tel: Rachel or Sue 01234 510012 /01933 314805 enquiries@skirmishcentral.com www.skirmishcentral.com

Sporting Targets

One of the UK’s largest clay pigeon shooting clubs, Sporting Targets combines professional instruction in clay pigeon shooting and a great range of fun-filled, adrenaline pumping activities. With unrivalled facilities for clay pigeon shooting practice and tuition & competition, the clay pigeon shooting range will impress novice shooters and experienced shots alike. We also offer Archery, Air Rifles, Quads, Dunes and 4x4 experiences. The complex, Gun shop, Clubhouse, Restaurant and Bar are open 7 days a week. Knotting Lane, Riseley, Bedfordshire MK44 1BX Tel 01234 708893 www.sportingtargets.co.uk


Twinwoods Adventure

An indoor activity centre located just north of Bedford, where adrenalin seekers of all ages can experience a wide range of extreme sports without having to brave the elements! Thrill seekers can try indoor skydiving, indoor surfing. Rock climbing or a simulated BASE jump. The Bodyflight wind tunnel is the largest in Europe and two people can fly together at the same time. Wind speeds of up to 120 miles per hour lift you off the ground and support you in mid air. But don’t worry an instructor will be looking after you the whole time keeping you safe and making sure you have a great time. The indoor surfing is on a Flowrider. This surfing machine is great fun for anyone wanting to try their hand at Bodyboarding or stand up riding. Water only a few inches deep rushes over the trampoline like surface creating an artificial wave you can ride on. Petrol heads can race against each other on one of three state of the art driving simulators in the Race House with a range of cars and tracks are available. Budding secret agents can try the shooting and archery ranges (Min age 10) or the exciting new Escape rooms which will be opening 2018. For the youngsters there is the Playhouse which is a children’s soft play area complete with toddler area, free wifi and a café so parents can let their hair down while the kids run riot. And if none of that takes your fancy you can always just relax in the spa, salt cave or with a massage in our health club. Accommodation and a restaurant on site, makes this the perfect destination for some family fun, a group outing or birthday party! Twinwoods Adventure, 36 Twinwoods Business Park, Thurleigh Road, Milton Ernest Tel 0845 200 2960 www.twinwoodsadventure.com