Go Ape – Rivington

Go Ape is a tree top adventure course in Rivington, near Bolton. It enjoys a beautiful woodland location on the eastern shore of Lower Rivington Reservoir.

After a safety demonstration and practice session, participants tackle the course at their own pace. It is divided into five sections and boasts 35 crossings; zips wires, swings, bridges, balance beams and more. Most people take a couple of hours to complete it.

Treetop walkway at Go Ape in Rivington, Bolton

Go Ape is open from February to November, closing in December and January for maintenance. Advanced online booking is recommended.

Zip Wire at Go Ape, Rivington, Bolton
Anticipation – Zip Wire

Go Ape Rivington is one of many Go Ape courses around the UK. Their other centres in North West England are at Whinlatter Forest (near Keswick), Grizedale Forest (near Hawkshead), and Delamere Forest (near Chester).

Zip wire over Lower Rivington Reservoir, Go Ape, Bolton
Zip wire over Lower Rivington Reservoir

Go Ape is situated to the rear of the Great House Barn on Rivington Lane in Rivington (postcode BL6 7SB). Parking on the Great House Car Park is free.


Map showing location of Go Ape – Rivington.

Map showing location of Go Ape – Rivington


Go Ape – Rivington

Address and postcode
Rivington Lane
United Kingdom

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