Event Description


Go Ape!

Wednesday 20 September 2023 12:30pm - 6pm Go Ape: Cannock Chase
Image of person attached to zip wire, gliding through Go Ape forest
Pack your bags because we're off to Go Ape. Transport included


Join us at Go Ape: Cannock Chase, race your mates to the end and see who's quickest!

Due to popular demand, we are selling a second release of Go Ape tickets for £10. Book now below - this will sell out!

This outdoor activity centre in Staffordshire hits all the fun and adventure buttons against a backdrop of stunning valley views. You'll be climbing across nearly 1,500 metres of tree-to-tree crossings on the challenge course.

Key information:

  • It's an active day - wear loose and comfortable clothing, trainers and waterproofs based on weather on the day

  • We recommend bringing your own packed lunch and snacks for the day

  • Transport included. Collection from City South (Westbourne Road) at 12:30pm. You must be there before 12:30pm. Pick-up from Curzon Building at 1pm.

  • Expected arrival at 2pm. Depature at 6pm.

  • Once you have purchased your ticket, please complete Go Ape's waiver form

For more about the challenge


The coaches unfortunately do not have wheelchair lifts or seats. The coach drivers are able to assist with folding and stowing a wheelchair on board the coach, but students must be able to board the coach themselves
View Go Ape!'s accessibility information
This activity is predominantly done at height and the platforms may swing or sway, so may not be suitable for students with vertigo or height and motion phobias. 

If you have any questions around access or have specific access requirements we can accommodate, please get in touch with us by emailing su.reception@bcu.ac.uk.

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