Please find below the list of Events that we currently have available to book.

Click on a Book now button to check Available dates and to book.

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Everyday Adventures

EveryDay Adventures  is our Holiday scheme for 8-16yr olds. Taking place every week day of the school holidays with an exciting programme that includes our onsite Activities.

£37.00

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Have a Go Archery

Have a go! sessions are ‘what it says on the tin’ sessions that enable you to have a go at an activity that we offer in the form of a taster session with other like minded people.

£12.00

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Go Paddle

Why not ‘Go Paddling’ and join a group of like minded adults and juniors on the water for canoeing or kayaking?  Ackers Adventure‘s resident canoe instructor, runs the session every Wednesday evening 6pm till 7.30pm over the summer months. The sessions are open for 8-16yr olds and adults, suitable for beginners or those with a little more experience. Each session costs only £12 per person which includes all instruction and equipment.

£12.00

Go Skiing

Go Skiing runs every Thursday evening for 8+ – This is an instructor led session for beginners and depending on numbers the group will be split into an Adult Group and a Junior Group.  It runs every Thursday evening and pre booking is essential.

Relaxed Environment – The session teaches you everything you need to know about skiing in a relaxed environment and is also a great opportunity to meet like minded people. It aims to teach you to become a recreational skier over a period of weeks in preparation for more advanced sessions that we offer.

£12.00

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Have A Go Climbing

Have a go! sessions are ‘what it says on the tin’ sessions that enable you to have a go at an activity that we offer in the form of a taster session with other like minded people.

£12.00

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Have A Go Jungle Challenge

Have a go! sessions are ‘what it says on the tin’ sessions that enable you to have a go at an activity that we offer in the form of a taster session with other like minded people.

£12.00

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Thrillseekers

A great day out for all the family!

Our ever popular Thrillseeker days have been running for 5 years and each year they are bigger and better!

The atmosphere, buzz and excitement around each activity is incredible. Don’t miss out on these incredible value for money Thrillseeker days as they book up very fast.

Our Thrillseeker dates for 2017 are:

Saturday 29th April

Saturday 1st July

Saturday 16th September

Thrillseeker days run from 10:30am to 3:30pm with check in from 10:00am.

We offer 8 exciting activities for anyone aged 5yrs+ and Free Tobogganing is available to anyone under 5yrs.

We have a scrumptious BBQ on site all day selling Hot Dogs, Beef Burgers, Bacon Rolls and drinks so there is no chance of going hungry!

Activities Include:

Skiing – Archery – Climbing – Canoeing – Kayaking – Jungle Challenge – Zip Wire – Fan Drop

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Tobogganing for under 5’s

These days run similar to how a theme park would, in terms of you queue up for the activities that you would like to try, whether you do some multiple times or try them all! 

Note: All juniors must be accompanied by an adult. Some activities are height/weight dependant – Unfortunately the max weight for tower is 14 stone.

£22.00

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Go Canoeing Guided Tour

Go Canoeing!  is a British Canoeing initiative aimed at opening up the sport to new participants and encouraging those with some experience to take to the water more regularly. Ackers is an official Guided Tour provided for Go Canoeing Tours. We run a variety of fun and interesting taster sessions and tours throughout the year. This tour starts at the Ackers and heads down the grand union Canal towards Birmingham stopping at Camp Hill Lock before returning. All participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

£20.00

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Go Canoeing - River Severn Tour

Go Canoeing! is a British Canoeing initiative aimed at opening up the sport to new participants and encouraging those with some experience to take to the water more regularly. Ackers is an official Guided Tour provided for Go Canoeing Tours. We run a variety of fun and interesting taster sessions and tours throughout the year. This one is away from Ackers o the River Severn. Starting at Bridge north and ending at Arley to trip is about 8 miles starting at 10 am. All participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

£30.00

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1 Star Canoe Course

This is the base level of the Star Awards system and can be taken in either a canoe or a kayak. It is ideal for beginner paddlers that are looking for an introduction to paddle powered water sports.

To get this award you need to complete the full programme lasting a minimum of 6 hours instruction.

When you have attained this award you will be able to:

  • get in and out confidently
  • paddle forward, backward, stop, turn and move the boat sideways in a safe and effective manner
  • gain knowledge of access, egress and navigable waterways
  • better understanding of  canoeing and kayaking in general.

Participants have to be 16 yrs +

£50.00

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Outdoor First Aid Course

Our Outdoor First Aid course covers the long-term care of casualties in remote settings and is ideal for leaders, teachers or those who spend a lot of time outdoors! It is a 16-hour course, delivered over 2 days at Ackers Adventure in Birmingham. The course costs £110pp and is approved by NGBs including BCU, BASI and MLT.

£110.00

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1 Star Kayak Course

This is the base level of the Star Awards system and can be taken in either a canoe or a kayak. It is ideal for beginner paddlers that are looking for an introduction to paddle powered water sports.

To get this award you need to complete the full programme lasting a minimum of 6 hours instruction.

When you have attained this award you will be able to:

  • get in and out confidently
  • paddle forward, backward, stop, turn and move the boat sideways in a safe and effective manner
  • gain knowledge of access, egress and navigable waterways
  • better understanding of  canoeing and kayaking in general.

Participants must be 16yrs + 

£50.00