Active Tameside - Sky High Adventure Playground Droylsden

Visit Website

0161 370 3070

Email us

Find us on social media

Areas served:

North West

Sky High Adventure Active Medlock Gardenfold Way, Droylsden, M43 7XU

Enter your postcode:


January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December


PreSchool, 5 to 7 years, 8 to 10 years, 11 to 13 years, 14 to 16 years, College, University

Sky High Adventure - Manchester's year round adventure playground - has been open since August 2015. With a great range of activities on offer we pride ourselves on our ability to always offer something new, making for many happy returning customers.

Listed under: Day Trip Destinations | Leisure and Tourism | PE (Physical Education/Sport) | Adventure Playgrounds | Bushcraft | Caves & Caverns | Climbing, High Ropes & Zipwires | Indoor Activity & Soft Play Centres | Team Building

What we offer

Whether you try Clip ‘n Climb, Caving & Bouldering, High Ropes or Soft Play, we are sure to make your visit memorable.

Sky High Adventure is a state of the art adventure activity centre in Droylsden, Manchester. Bringing together fully qualified, friendly and enthusiastic staff with a great range of activities, we provide fun and stimulating activities for all age and ability groups. With extensive experience in organising sessions for large private groups and schools we have the provision to provide sessions ranging from one hour to a whole day.

You can choose any one, or combination of our activities, depending on the age of the pupils. Choose from Clip n Climb, Caving and Bouldering, High Ropes or Soft Play, and we'll provide a fun and memorable experience. Just let us know your aims, objectives and availability and we can provide additional features to add an academic twist to the adventure.

Sky High Adventure also makes a great reward trip, team building experience and confidence enhancer just by the very nature of the activities. So even by sticking to the basics of the activities a trip to Sky High Adventure can be of value to those who join us.

Our activities are all within our one indoor arena, allowing you to watch multiple groups at a time, safe in the knowledge that bad weather won't result in a cancelled trip.

What makes us a great choice?

We are fully flexible and open to any requests for specific aims. This can range from a one off fun visit to a team building 6 week block. Whatever your school is looking for we will do our upmost to accommodate, one thing we are certain of is that the children will thoroughly enjoy their visit and develop skills too.

Group Sizes Catered For

We can cater from small groups of only a few people up to a few hundred.

Materials, Resources & Information Provided

We do have lesson plans and PowerPoint print outs available for teachers to look over. Additionally, if there is a specific request for curriculum linked worksheets, we may be able to create something bespoke for your group.

Photography, Filming & Audio Restrictions

We are more than happy for children/teachers/p>arents/guardians to take any photographic footage they like, as long as the organizing party has arranged for parent/guardian consent of the subjects.

Risk Assessment Details

We can arrange bookings either over the phone, e-mail or within certain distance limits by a face-to-face meeting. All safety documents including Risk Assessments, insurance, disclaimer form and itinerary of your visit can be sent in advance if requested.

Pricing Information

The costing varies depending on the number of activities, duration, activity choice and the number of participants. We do however understand the tight budgets people have, and do our utmost to make all of our activities as accessible as possible without lowering the quality.

We therefore offer discounts for larger numbers, or for doing more activities with us. All assisting staff/adults get take part in the session for free.

Clothing Requirements

No special clothing is required, just comfortable clothing that allows for easy movement - tracksuit bottoms/leggings/shorts, t-shirt, jumper and trainers.

First Aid Information

All of our instructors are first aid trained, with more first aid trained staff on site.

Available Facilities

We have a cafe serving hot and cold meals and drinks. We can also provide a private function room for small or large groups to eat together.

Accessibility & Disabled Facilities

Our building allows disabled access with a lift to both floors. We also have disable changing equipment and room available.

Opening Hours & Information

For school visits we are open during the school day, and the following times are additional times for public access.

Term time and holidays

Monday - Wednesday 3:00pm - 6:00pm,

Thursday and Friday 3:00pm - 8:00pm,

Weekends 10:00am-6:00pm

Half term

Monday - Sunday 10:00am-6:00pm

Other Information

We aim to be as helpful and flexible as possible with not just planning your trip to any of Active Tameside's attractions, but with your entire trip if you desire, including transport and catering. Our staff have a great network of contacts, and knowledge that can help make your planning simple and cost effective.

Booking information

Direct - 0161 370 3070 and Team Events 0161 413 8299

Go To Top