The Bear Grylls Adventure

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Ages:

  • All the family
  • School age
  • Adults

Venue:

Indoor & Outdoor

Cost:

Paid

Description

Share action-packed experiences with your friends and family at The Bear Grylls Adventure!

The Bear Grylls Adventure | Birmingham

Escape the ordinary, experience the awesome and try something new at The Bear Grylls Adventure, located at Birmingham’s NEC. Here's what to expect:

High Ropes

At 65ft tall, this is the tallest high ropes course in Europe, and rewards those brave enough to reach the top with stunning views of the surrounding area. With its free roam structure, you can create your own adventure on the course, and select which of the 36 obstacles you take on, from the simple rope bridges to the challenging rolling log on the course’s top level.

  • The High Ropes is an outdoor activity and will open in all weathers.
  • Participants must be 8+ years
  • 8 and 9 year olds must be accompanied on the activity by an adult aged 18 or over
  • Guests aged 10-16 years will need an adult present at check-in to sign waivers, but can enjoy the adventure unaccompanied

Book your High Ropes Adventure here.


Assault Course

The Royal Marines-inspired Assault Course is a range of obstacles that will challenge guests as they race against their friends.
Obstacles include scramble nets, monkey bars, traverse beams and a-frames.

Unlimited access to the Assault Course is included in every ticket, and there is no need to book ahead of time for this activity.


Shark Dive

Get kitted up and briefed by the pro dive team before walking the underwater route. Be ready to experience the incredible as you take the plunge with over 1,000 aquatic creatures including Blacktip Reef Sharks, Cownose Rays, Nurse Sharks and tropical fish.

  • 120 minute Dive adventure
  • You will be asked to bring your own swimwear and a towel
  • All participants receive a PADI beginners’ certificate
  • Participants must be 10+ years
  • Guests aged 10-16 years will need an adult present at check-in to sign waivers, but can enjoy the adventure unaccompanied

Book your Shark Dive Adventure here


iFLY

Get your adrenaline pumping and experience the awesome sensation of free fall flight. In the wind tunnel, a minute can feel like a like a lifetime. Be bold, trust your instincts and enjoy the rush twice with two 1 minute flights alongside your expert iFLY instructor.

  • 60 minute iFLY adventure
  • Participants must be 8+ years
  • 8 and 9 year olds must be accompanied on the activity by an adult aged 18 or over
  • Guests aged 10-16 years will need an adult present at check-in to sign waivers, but can enjoy the adventure unaccompanied

Book your iFLY Adventure here


Archery

After getting briefed from expert instructors, you’ll head out onto the range where you’ll take on the targets. Once you’ve tested your aim, the team will encourage your competitive side with some games and extra challenges. Get to grips with bow and arrow in an experience that’s ideal for beginners and experts alike.

  • 45 minute Archery adventure
  • Participants must be 8+ years
  • 8 and 9 year olds must be accompanied on the activity by an adult aged 18 or over
  • Guests aged 10-16 years will need an adult present at check-in to sign waivers, but can enjoy the adventure unaccompanied

Book your Archery Adventure here


Climb

Inspired by some of the most breath-taking peaks from around the world, there are over 20 routes to challenge yourself on inspired by El Capitan, Fontainebleau and more. Get briefed in our Everest mountain hut before you push, pivot and pull your way to the summit.
Nothing else matters but the step ahead of you.

  • 60 minute Climb adventure
  • Participants must be 8+ years
  • 8 and 9 year olds must be accompanied on the activity by an adult aged 18 or over
  • Guests aged 10-16 years will need an adult present at check-in to sign waivers, but can enjoy the adventure unaccompanied

Book your Climbing Adventure here



Shoot

Your expert instructor will teach you how to handle the range’s air pistols, before you let fly for 30 minutes of shooting action.
Focus on the target ahead, keep your cool and pull the trigger as you blast your way through a series of targets.

  • 30 minute Shooting adventure
  • Participants must be 10+ years
  • Guests aged 10-15 must be accompanied on the activity by a parent or guardian aged 18+ on a ratio of 1:1. That parent or guardian must also purchase a full ticket for the activity

Book your Shooting Adventure here


Snorkel

Discover the wonders of a tropical reef, home to over 1,000 species of weird and wonderful exotic creatures. Get up close and personal with the likes of Blacktip Reef Sharks and Cow Nose Rays, with nothing but a snorkel cage between you and the tank’s remarkable aquatic inhabitants.

  • 60 minute Snorkel adventure
  • You will be asked to bring your own swimwear and a towel
  • Participants must be 8+ years
  • 8 and 9 year olds must be accompanied on the activity by an adult aged 18 or over
  • Guests aged 10-16 years will need an adult present at check-in to sign waivers, but can enjoy the adventure unaccompanied

Book your Snorkelling Adventure here



Escape Rooms

Step into the abandoned mineshaft, where the only way out is to blast the doors open…but how? With a range of physical, mental and skill-based challenges ahead, will your team withstand the pressure of the ticking clock and find your way out in time? Just remember that all is not what meets the eye.

  • 60 minute Escape Room adventure
  • Escape Room experience is for a minimum of 4 people, and a maximum of 8 people
  • Participants must be 8+ years
  • 8 and 9 year olds must be accompanied on the activity by an adult aged 18 or over
  • Guests aged 10-16 years will need an adult present at check-in to sign waivers, but can enjoy the adventure unaccompanied

Book your Escape Room Adventure here


Important Information

Food and Drink

There is a wide selection of food and drinks at The Bear Grylls Adventure, including pizza, sandwiches, salads and a selection of hot and cold beverages. There is a range of gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan choices available. Selection subject to availability and may vary on the day.

Parking 

It is recommended that guests arrive 30 minutes before their first activity start time. The Bear Grylls Adventure car park is found at NEC Car Park East 5. Parking is £2 for the first hour and £1 for each additional hour. Please validate your yellow token at the attraction to make use of this reduced car parking fee.



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