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Welcome to Shropshire, the ultimate natural playground. Here you can have a go at all the activities the county is legendary for, as well as some you might not have heard of.

An Adventure Seeker – You are looking to release your inner Tarzan by pushing yourself to the limit with a range of exciting outdoor activities/experiences.

An abundant choice of activities in Shropshire means your visit can be as adventurous or as relaxing as you choose. However, this is a land made for exploration and adrenaline-pumping adventures! Shropshire’s outdoor activities include mountain biking, climbing, ziplining, assault courses, rafting, and much more. Now you know about all the exciting activities in Shropshire, the only question is: which one will you do first?


Mountain Biking in Shropshire

Shropshire has something to offer for every type of adventurer and Mountain Biking does not fall short here. In Shropshire, you’ll find some fantastic mountain bike trails set in the designated area of outstanding natural beauty spanning an impressive 802 square kilometres. Brace yourself for some stunning views when you visit! Mountain Biking at Minton […]

Rock Climbing and Bouldering In Shropshire

Find some of Shropshires hidden gems for a fantastic rock climbing experience Corbet Woods – Grinshill Ridge – 90 climbs Located in the North of Shropshire, Corbett Woods is a mixture of a woodland and quarrying site. This area was quarried for centuries and the rock hauled was used in the creation of local churches […]

Craven Arms

Great Hagley Holiday Accommodation with Activities

A small country estate nestled in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the South Shropshire countryside. The Estate offers many activities so you don’t have to drive anywhere to enjoy an action-packed day during your stay. Come soar with us on one of England’s longest zip lines through the stunning South Shropshire countryside and […]


Love2Stay - Glamping

We offer different types of luxury glamping accommodations – all come fully equipped with all of the necessities you’ll need during your stay, making them the ideal home away from home. Safari Lodge – Sophisticated design and luxury furnishings. Enjoy the cosiness of the Safari lodge, top of the Love2Stay range. This lodge comes with […]

In need of gentler activities?


From forest walking to woodland ziplines, the county has a massive range of outdoor family activities. You’ll find you can entertain the kids from dawn till dusk. With brilliant multi-activity centres, activity providers and top attractions, there are endless possibilities for fun-filled days out.


Outdoor Activities For Kids

Looking to get more active on your next family holiday? A rip-roaring family adventure in Shropshire’s great outdoors is just what you need! Here are our top outdoor activities for kids. Get exploring in Hawkstone Park Follies Hawkstone Park Follies is a range of dramatic and rugged natural sandstone hills that were developed to include […]

5 Ideas for an outdoor micro adventure in Shropshire

Longing for an adventure but short on time? You can still escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and have fun without leaving the country on a micro-adventure. Whether it is a day-out activity or an over-a-weekend experience, you’ll find it in Shropshire. Explore the Severn Canoe, kayak or paddleboard the River Severn. Explore […]

Short on time? Don’t worry, there are still plenty of ways to have an adventure in Shropshire when time is budgeted!

Whether you’re coming for the weekend, a day or live local and need an after-work activity, Shropshire has it covered. From bold wild swimming to off-the-beaten-track hiking, you’ll find something for every style and taste.

Remember these top tips before you embark on your adventure:

  • Check the weather forecast: you don’t want to be caught out!
  • Pre-book: If you’re visiting an activity provider, make sure to book to avoid disappointment
  • Take photos: If you didn’t take any snaps of your trip, did you even go?

Looking for adventurous accommodation to match your adventurous trip?

Shropshire has a variety of quirky places to stay that don’t compromise on comfort. Stay in a converted shepherd’s hut, safari tent or even a train carriage! find your quirky accommodation here


Coalport Station Holidays

Coalport Station Holidays – your ticket to an extraordinary experience. Recently featured in The Guardian. Coalport Station Holidays offers exceptional self-catering accommodation in two railway carriages in the grounds of the old Great Western Railway at Coalport. Come and stay in one of the renovated railway carriages and relax in comfort surrounded by two acres […]


Riverside Cabins & Lodges

Boutique self catering cabins and lodges with hot tubs in the heart of Shropshire Nestled on the banks of the River Perry amongst a tranquil private woodland, our luxurious cabins and woodland lodges are the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle.  All of our 3 bedroomed lodges have their own private hot tub, […]


Sweeney Farm Glamping

Luxurious glamping holiday and fitness/wellbeing retreat venue. Sweeney Farm Glamping is located at Sweeney Farm which is a family-run, organic dairy farm on the Shropshire-Welsh border just 3 miles south of the market town of Oswestry. The accommodation includes 3 individual safari style, tented lodges : Pump House Lodge, Mountain Lodge and Breidden Lodge. All […]

Winter sunrise from the Wrekin ❤️ 

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Embark on a journey through Ludlow's enchanting streets on a sunny Saturday market day! 🌞✨ 

Witness the lively atmosphere as local traders bring colors and flavors to the scene. Explore quaint independent shops, bask in the aromatic charm of cafes, and savor culinary delights at local restaurants. 

Ludlow's picturesque streets are a canvas of culture waiting to be explored! 🛍️🍽️ 

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"🏰✨ Dive into the heart of Shrewsbury's Castle Quarter – the epicenter of history and grandeur! 🏰 Home to four of the town's largest historic treasures – Shrewsbury Castle, Library, Prison, and Train Station. 

Did you know Shrewsbury Castle's foundations were laid in 1083 by the 1st Earl of Shrewsbury, Roger de Montgomery? 
Montgomery, a cousin of William the Conqueror, earned this castle and more as a thank-you for his aid during the Norman conquest.

From royal stronghold to a 16th-century transformation, Shrewsbury Castle has quite the story. Now, it stands majestically, housing the Shropshire Regimental Museum. 👑🏰 Ready to step into the pages of history?

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