Whether you’re a thrill-seeker, a nature lover, or a fun-seeking family, the Crawley area has something special for you.

For the ultimate destination in adrenaline-fuelled activity days, don’t miss the Southern Pursuits outdoor activity centre – or you could take on the fun-filled family experience of tightropes and zip wires at Go Ape, or play the Escape Rooms game for family, friends and budding detectives at Tulleys Farm.

Get back to nature at Tilgate Park and Forest, home to miles of woodland and stunning lakes for long and leisurely walks. For family visitors, there are adventure playgrounds, top picnic spots, and a special Nature Reserve with over 100 species – visit and learn about the otters, mongeese, parrots and pigs. Or take a relaxing stroll in Buchan Country Park, a great place to stop off to exercise four-legged friends!

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Why not visit

Tilgate Park and Forest – enjoy the woodland and lakes, the adventure playgrounds and the special nature reserve.

Go Ape – get your adrenaline fix high in the treetops with tightropes and zip wires.

Southern Pursuits – Bring your friends along to have a go at quad biking, clay pigeon shooting, archery or hovercrafts.

Tulleys Farm and Escape Rooms – take on the latest in puzzle solving in a live action game for family, friends and budding detectives.

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