9 Thrilling Activities to Discover The Wild at Wildlands Galway


July 26, 2022

Wildlands Zip n Trek course

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Thrill-seekers of all ages can enjoy indoor and outdoor adventures when they visit Wildlands adventure park! It sits on 20 acres of mature woodland, just 10 minutes from Galway City, close the village of Moycullen, gateway to Connemara and the Wild Atlantic Way.

From the aspiring Robin Hood and Katniss Everdeen to those who remember The Crystal Maze, there are indoor and outdoor activities to suit all ages and abilities. Food lovers are also spoiled for choice in the Olive Tree Kitchen Restaurant. Explore some of our favourite activities for those looking for adventure!

Thrilling Activities at Wildlands Adventure Park

Zip ‘n’ Trek

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The Zip ‘n’ Trek course soars 15 metres above the ground and stretches for over one kilometre, making it one of the most impressive in Ireland. Are you daring enough to try it?

Junior thrill seekers can swing and explore in their very own stand-alone outdoor Zip ‘n’ Trek junior course. With over 20 obstacles and 2 zip lines watch as they test the limits of their courage!

Book Zip ‘n’ Trek (suitable from 12 years+ or 4ft 6″) or Junior Zip ‘n’  Trek (suitable from 5 years + and 3ft 7″)

Fun Walls

Wildlands Climbing Walls

Test your wits and conquer your fears on the Fun Walls! While securely harnessed, everyone from young children to adults can tackle a range of climbing obstacles of varying difficulty.

For the more experienced climbers looking for more challenging routes, instructors are on hand to suggest a series of testing climbs and challenges!

Book your Fun Walls Activity.

Ninja Course

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Use and develop your ninja skills to climb, balance, jump and swing across a series of obstacles that will challenge your mind and body!

Inspired by ITV’s hit programme Ninja Warrior UK, this course will put your endurance, agility and balance to the test in a fun and safe environment.

Book your Ninja Course adventure.

Celtic Challenge Rooms

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Get ready for the ultimate challenge to test your team building and problem-solving skills in the Celtic Challenge rooms! In this fully automated two floor arena, your team’s mission is to solve as many of the 24 Irish mythology themed challenge rooms as possible, scoring as many points as you can in 90 minutes.

Book your Celtic Challenge Room adventure.

Archery & Bushcraft

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Safe Archery offers an exciting introduction to the sport, where you can channel your inner Robin Hood or Katniss Everdeen as you perfect your aim. You’ll complete a series of games and competitions that feature 3D and moving targets.

Book your Safe Archery experience.

The Bushcraft Experience is for those looking to survive in the wild! Think Crocodile Dundee, Bear Grylls and Lara Croft, learn how to build your own shelter, light your own fire and how to survive and thrive by living off the earth, just as nature intended.

Book your Bushcraft Experience. (This can be booked by individuals or groups)

Off Road Adventure

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Get behind the wheel of a mini electric-powered 4×4 jeep for an off road adventure that is just for kids! They will tackle rough terrain, while learning how to steer and navigate just like a real jeep!

Book your 4×4 mini off road adventure.

Baile Beag

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Baile Beag is a village of make-believe where children can let their imaginations come to life. It includes a miniature shop, café, hair and beauty salon, theatre, post office, Garda station, fire station, hospital and garage.

A ticket gives the child and their parents complimentary use of the Fairy Trails, Playground & Junior Orienteering. The village is designed for children aged 3-8 years of age. Under 3 years old can play in designated areas in the village.

Book your visit to Baile Beag.

FREE for Ticket Holders

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There are a number of free activities for ticket holders to enjoy while visiting Wildlands. These include;

  • Orienteering
  • Fairy Trail
  • Forest Walks
  • Adventure Play ground

Discover your wild at Wildlands Galway!

Eat at Wildlands

After a busy day of thrilling adventures you may want to enjoy a family feast!

Food lovers are spoiled for choice in the Olive Tree Kitchen Restaurant. Take in a panoramic view of the park as you dine and watch people zipping overhead! Their firebrick pizzas are cooked in front of you in a traditional Neapolitan pizza oven. Or treat yourself to a cocktail from their new menu after a day of adventuring.

Or you can grab a quick bite from the Wildlands Wagon, a converted VW postal van which serves coffees and treats.

Coming Soon to Wildlands

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Wildlands will open 14 luxury cabins in Autumn 2022, many of which will be perfect for families and groups.

In addition some new activities that will be available to book soon include;

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