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  1. Add Helicopter Sightseeing Flights to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Bishop Middleham

    Fancy a flight in a helicopter and the chance to see some famous landmarks around Durham? At Northumbria Helicopters we offer various pleasure flights in our Jet Ranger departing from Fishburn Airfield and other locations throughout the North East.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to31 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 17:30
  2. Add Peterlee Parachute Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 699 reviews699 reviews

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    Outdoor Activity/Pursuit Centre

    Shotton Colliery

    Parachuting and light aviation on former colliery site. Basic Parachute Courses involve a day's training before solo 3,200ft jump. Tandem Freefall and Accelerated Freefall.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019

    Indicative Availability

    Book Peterlee Parachute Centre Online (opens in a new window)

  3. Add Hamsterley Forest:  Seasonal wild food - edible mushrooms, fruits, nuts and roots to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Redford

    Join experienced forager Bruce Ferguson on an exploration of the wild food that comes into season in the autumn. This is the time of year to gather nuts, collect and process wild fruits, harvest wild roots and enjoy the flavours and textures of our…

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    From:
    14 Sept 2019Open 13:30 - 16:00
  4. Add Moor House Activity Centre to your Itinerary

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    Activity Centre

    Houghton-le-Spring

    We provide tailor made outdoor education solutions for everyone.

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    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Open 09:00 - 17:30
  5. Add Hamsterley Forest: A Night Safari in Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Event

    Redford

    Hunt for the elusive night life of the forest including bats, owls and creepy crawlies of all descriptions. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, on a night time expedition in search of some of the nocturnal inhabitants of the forest.

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    From:
    24 Aug 2019Open 21:00 - 22:30
  6. Add Archery at Beamish Wild to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 351 reviews351 reviews

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    Activity Centre

    Beamish

    Whether you want to try your hand at this ancient sport or even hone your existing skills, we offer a great venue for Archery in the north east.
    Our Archery sessions are a great opportunity to prove your sporting prowess and get competitive.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2018Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

    Indicative Availability

    Book Archery at Beamish Wild Online (opens in a new window)

  7. Add Wilderness Survival Challenge for 8 to 13 yrs to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Hamsterley

    Your light airplane has crash landed in dense forest hundreds of miles from civilisation. It is bitterly cold and wet and there are grizzly bears in the forest; you need fire and shelter to get you through till the rescue teams arrive. How will you…

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    From:
    3 Aug 2019Open 13:30 - 16:30
  8. Add East Durham Microlights to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Activity/Pursuit Centre

    Wheatley Hill, Shotton Colliery

    Family run microlight club and airfield based 5 miles east of the historic Durham City, near Wheatley Hill, Durham. Open to everyone with an interest in Microlights, we offer flight experiences, pilot training, and hangarage.

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    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  9. Add Derwent Waterside Park to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor and Wildlife Activity

    Edmunbyers

    Derwent Waterside Park is a place that captures your imagination and lets it run wild, for you to make your perfect day out.

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    From:
    4 Jan 2019to28 Feb 2020
  10. Add Hamsterley Forest: Bushcraft Survival skills weekend to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Event

    Redford

    Bushcraft survival essentials with top northern bushcraft teacher, Bruce Ferguson, with over 30 years bushcrafts experience.

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    From:
    19 Oct 2019to20 Oct 2019
  11. Add Fury Events Ltd to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 174 reviews174 reviews

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    Adventure Sport Centre

    Witton Gilbert

    Quad biking, mud buggies, 4x4, archery, clay pigeon shooting and much more in 2,500 acres of beautiful Durham countryside. Drive it, shoot it, ride it! Pre-booking required.

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    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019
  12. Add Derwent Waterside Park Fishery to your Itinerary

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    Fishing

    Edmundbyers

    Derwent Waterside Park offers fishing in beautiful surroundings for fly and bait anglers. The fishery enjoys lots of open space and is well stocked from its own fish farm.

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    From:
    4 Jan 2019to28 Feb 2020
  13. Add Walks around Ushaw - The Boundary Walk to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Durham

    A leisurely Walk of 3 miles which can easily be accomplished in less than 2 hours.  Start and finish at Ushaw main entrance.

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    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019
  14. Add Gruffalo Orienteering to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Redford

    Gruffalo Orienteering - fun family map reading challenge.  Try our fun, navigational challenge at Hamsterley Forest using a simple map to find twelve Gruffalo markers hidden in the deep, dark wood.

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    From:
    1 Feb 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  15. Add Fun Run to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Bishop Auckland

    Children and young people can join in the fun of the Trail Race by getting set for a 2-mile run through the scenic grounds of Auckland Castle. Open to all ages, but under 8s must be accompanied by an adult. Race 10:00 - 12:00

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    From:
    25 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  16. Add Hamsterley Forest: Family Bushcrafts to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Event

    Redford

    Build a shelter, light a fire, cook a meal, make something to take away. You’ll need to build a shelter, your own den in the woods. You’re going to eat so you’ll build and light your own camp fire (but no matches!). You’ll cook your food and then…

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    4 Aug 2019Open 13:00 - 16:30
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    25 Aug 2019Open 13:00 - 16:30
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    27 Oct 2019Open 13:00 - 16:30
  17. Add Beamish Wild Treetop Adventure to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 351 reviews351 reviews

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    Activity Centre

    Beamish

    Experience the ultimate rush at Beamish Wild High Ropes Course! With over 25 daredevil elements, it's a must for all thrill seekers! Advance booking essential.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2018Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
  18. Add Children's Adventure Week to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Ireshopeburn, Bishop Auckland

    Residential summer camp programmes for children aged 8 – 17, running this August from their Centre in Ireshopeburn, Weardale. With thrilling outdoor activities, with accommodation provided at the Centre! 09:00 - 17:00

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    From:
    5 Aug 2019to9 Aug 2019Open 09:00 - 17:00
  19. Add Auckland Castle: Trail Race to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Bishop Auckland

    Swap pavements for picturesque parkland on this challenging 5 mile race through the Deer Park, taking in historic features and natural beauty along the way.  From 12:00  to 16:00. £12 entry, including medal.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00