From the highest hill to the deepest valley, Herefordshire is an area full of adventure. A day out here can be anything you want it to be. From canoeing the Wye, mountain biking the Black Mountains or paintballing in the Herefordshire Hills. Whether you’re young or old, there’s something here for you to enjoy.
Paintball is an extreme sport in which players compete, in teams or individually, to eliminate opponents by tagging them with capsules of paint. Paintball promotes teamwork, planning and good-natured competition.
Go-Karting involves driving open-wheeled vehicles, usually around a circuit. It is a great way to get into motor sports, as Go-Karts tend to be easy to drive. There are just two pedals to drive – the accelerator (to speed up) and the brake (to slow down and stop).
WANT TO CANOE
Canoeing is a type of paddle sport. The rider kneels or sits facing forward in an open or a closed-decked canoe. The rider propels the canoe using a single-bladed paddle.
GREEN SPIDER CLIMBING
A climbing wall is an artificially constructed wall with grips for hands and feet. The wall may have places to attach belay ropes, but may also be used to practice lead climbing or bouldering.
Ten-pin bowling is a sport where players try to hit 10 pins placed at the end of a wooden lane using a bowling ball. The pins at the end of the lane are arranged in a triangular shape by an automated machine.
LASER CLAY SHOOTING
Laser Clay Shooting uses deactivated 12-bore shotguns converted to fire laser beams. Players shoot at clays, and hits are registered on an electronic scoreboard. Clays are launched in the same way as the traditional version, but up to 5 people can shoot at the same time.
Footgolf is a precision sport, in which players kick a football into a cup in as few shots as possible. It’s a relatively new sport but it’s quickly gaining popularity.
Roller skating is the traveling on surfaces with roller skates. It is a form of recreational activity as well as a sport.
THE BOULDER BARN
Bouldering is a branch of rock climbing where people climb without ropes or harnesses over safety mats at low heights. It’s easy to get into, fun and social.
BURGHILL GOLF CLUB
Golf is a club-and-ball sport in which players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a course in as few strokes as possible.