Borders Area

Go Ape Tree Top Adventure

Glentress Forest, Peebles

Go Ape

Go Ape is Scotland's number one Tree Top Adventure. Head to Glentress Forest, Peebles for two to three hours in the trees, taking on ZipWires, Tarzan Swings, Rope Ladders and a variety of Obstacles and Crossings, all set in the UK's most beautiful forests.

Anyone can Go Ape. It's best enjoyed with friends and family, or, as we like to call them, your tribe. Come for a special day out with the kids, for a birthday party or for your stag do or hen party.

Join us if you're...

  • Age 10 or older
  • Over 1.4m/4ft 7in tall
  • Under 20.5 stone/130kg

Baboons (under 18s) must be supervised by a participating adult. An adult can supervise either two children (where one or both of them is under 16) or up to five 16 & 17 year olds.

Get £5 off* exclusively with First Bus just quote FIRST5 when booking at or call 0845 643 9215.

*Offer valid until October 2014, excluding Saturdays at Peebles Tree Top Adventure only with the purchase of a First bus ticket.

Bowhill House & Country Park

Bowhill House & Country Park

Bowhill sits at the heart of an energetic country estate amidst the magical scenery of the Yarrow and Ettrick valleys to which we offer our visitors the warmest of welcomes.

Buccleuch Heritage Trust
Scottish Borders
Tel: 01750 22204
Opening times March - August 13:00-17:00.
Variations in opening hours Weekends & Bank Hols in May & June

Dawyck Botanic Garden

Dawyck Botanic Garden

Dawyck is truly one of the world's finest arboreta.

Renowned for its seasonal displays, an abundance of exotic and native plants provides a breathtaking backdrop of colour throughout the year.

Nr Peebles
EH45 9JU
Tel: 01721 760254
Admission Adults £5, Concessions £4, Children £1 Families (2 adults and up to 4 children) £10.00.
Opening times February and November: 10.00am-4.00pm
March and October: 10.00am-5.00pm
April to September: 10.00am-6.00pm

Drumlanrig's Tower and Visitor Centre

High Street
Tel: 01450 377615
Opening times March - October 10:00-17:00
Variations in opening hours Closed Sundays in october

Dryburgh Abbey

Tel: 01835 822381
Opening times All year round 09:30-17:30
Variations in opening hours Variations in winter months