1. South Wales
  2. Glamorgan and Cardiff
  3. Port Talbot

About Go Ape Margam

What do you picture when dreaming of a weekend away in a manor house? Probably not zooming down zip wires or dropping from six-metre-high platforms! Go Ape Margam teams historic grounds with high-ropes for a family adventure and outdoor activities like no other. But it's not just treetop adventures on the cards, families can check out cycling trails, soak up breathtaking views and even crack out a forest BBQ! 
 
Fun Activities for Thrill Seekers
Being Wale's only Treetop Challenge, it's definitely a family favourite! As well as 39 thrilling crossings - including bridges, tunnels and more - have a go at UK’s biggest Tarzan Swings. It’s a real leap of faith as you hook yourself in, take a deep breath and drop a giant six metres. The course takes around two to three hours to navigate. At the end of the course, you'll finish with a bang on 180m forest ziplines. It's definitely a high-wire adventure for thrill seekers! So, are you up for it? 

Once you’re up in the trees you’ll have a cracking view of Margam Country Park and 1,000 acres of parkland. Look out across the lake, up to the Manor House and see if you can spot any of the local residents: Margam’s deer! They’re the largest herd in Wales and it’s quite a thrill when you manage to catch a glimpse of some as they dash across the hillside.

And if you're still looking for outdoor activities, go on a perfect two-wheeled adventure and head to the cycling trails, or head out on foot for some walking trails. So, whether you're looking for an adventure for adults or those who are looking for a zip line experience to remember - you'll find it here!

At Go Ape, you'll experience freedom as you've never experienced it before whether you are high up in the trees or nestled in the ancient forest floor. Take leisurely strolls, go wild on the adventure playground, fly across the forest on super-fast, very long zips or plunge through the air on the free-fall Tarzan swings. Book your Go Ape experience today!
 
Food & Drink
The high-ropes adventures have left you feeling pretty hungry, so what are your options? Well, at Go Ape Margam Country Park you can rest up in the onsite cafe and munch away on hot meals and snacks. If you've spent a good 2-3 hours outside and you aren't feeling like heading back indoors anytime soon then the picnic area is the perfect place for you. Eat your own packed lunches while absorbing the beautiful sea views. 
 
Transport & Parking for Visitors 
By Car
Margam Go Ape is located a short drive from the M4; exit at Junction 38 and follow the brown tourist signs to Margam Country Park.

Please make sure you arrive at Margam Park at least 30 minutes before your start time and allow plenty of time to park, use the toilets on the way to us, and arrive at our cabin 15 minutes before your start time to get checked in.

Due to the rural nature of Go Ape locations, postcodes are not always accurate when using satellite navigation. Please always check the route it has given you before setting off and cross-reference it against a map.

By Bus
Frequent Great Western trains link London Paddington, Reading, Swindon and Bristol Parkway (connections from North East England and the Midlands) with Port Talbot.

By Train
Bus X1 runs from outside Port Talbot train station; taxis are also available at the station.

Bus details: Stop at the main road entrance to Margam Country Park; from here it is a 15-minute walk to the cabin.
 
  • UK’s biggest Tarzan Swing
  • Thrilling 180-metre zip wire
  • Perfect for ages 10+
  • Outdoor high-ropes and ground-based adventures for all ages!
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  • Child (4-17) : £36.00
  • Adult (17-18+) : £36.00

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Margam Country Park
Glamorgan and Cardiff
Glamorgan and Cardiff
SA13 2TJ
Wales

Tel: 01603 895500

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