Outdoor Activities to Enjoy in Shropshire

Shropshire provides all types of outdoor activities you would expect from visiting the countryside. Here you can find some of the most exciting and thrilling outdoor activities to enjoy with groups of travellers and tourists. Whether you want to hike, go on the river, or ride a zipline, Shropshire provides fun and exciting outdoor activities.

Shrewsbury Canoe Hire

Taking part in this fun activity allows you to explore the locals along the river. Become part of the beautiful nature Shrewsbury has to offer by going out on the canoes. The river loops around the whole town and forms part of its ancient defences. They also provide the canoe hire from Addingham Park going along the River Tern.

The canoe hires are also dog friendly and provide disabled access and group bookings.

The Great Escape Company

The Great Escape Company is situated at Hopton Castle in Craven Arms. The Great Escape is an outdoor adventure company based in Great Hagley Estate in the beautiful South Shropshire Hills. Having a birthday function when touring through Shropshire as a group is a fun activity to book from them.

They provide many forms of activities including a 1450feet above sea level zipline, a challenge course, and more. To take part in the activities, you will need to be at least 5 in a group.

Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World

Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World has over 100 species of animals including 15 animatronic dinosaurs. Activities take place all day and are a fun way to get out and enjoy the wildlife. This is a great way for the whole family to have a great day out to explore and see wildlife and beautiful scenic views.

The company has been in existence for over 30 years and is seen as one of the main activities preferred by tourists.

More outdoor activities are available throughout Shropshire providing a fun and exciting experience for all. Seeing wildlife or doing more active fun activities will be a highlight of visiting the countryside.

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