High Octane Activities

Do you like to push boundaries, set your pulse racing and up the adrenalin levels then you have a choice of activities!

1) The Ultimate Driving Experience - Keevil >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 15 minutes)

Used for Formula 1 testing the full throttle driving experience gives you the chance to drive the amazing Lotus Elise S2 and the Aston Martin DB9 for a thrilling 4 laps in each car. Keevil airfield is one of the longest tracks in the south of the UK boasting a great 1.5 miles a lap for you to enjoy.

2) Gliding - Bannerdown Gliding Club >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 15 minutes)

Ever wanted to soar like a bird? Bannerdown Gliding Club offers opportunities for trial lessons on an individual or group basis.

3) Microlight flying - Nr Cherhill >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 20 minutes)

Experience the thrill of learning to fly over the stunning Wiltshire countryside. Make your dreams come true! Sessions from 20 minutes to an hour.

4) Sky Diving >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 30 minutes)

If you fancy getting your adrenalin pumping then why not try your hand at skydiving with tandem parachute jump over Wiltshire. Or if you are an experienced parachutist, join them at one of the best drop zone facilities in the country.

5) Skidpan, 4X4 or karting >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 30 minutes)

The outdoor karts have a top speed of 30mph  much faster than indoor karts! There are also special kart events for the under 15s.

When you try the 4x4 experience, they teach you the basics before you take off on a 3-hour adventure off-road.

Experience what a skid feels like and learn how to stay in complete control.

6) Castle Combe Motor Racing Circuit >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 30 minutes)

One of the fastest circuits in the UK welcoming over 10 Race Days plus  Driving Experiences & White Knuckle Rides.

7) Hang & Paragliding >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 40 minutes)

Paragliding is a thrilling, fair weather sport;nearest thing to flying like a bird Wiltshire's only BHPA (British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association) registered Paragliding school offers safe and fun training;full hill and tow training to allow pilots to leave the school and fly the UK club sites and abroad.

8) Ballon Flights >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 50 minutes)

Aerosaurus Balloons, a family-run company offering champagne hot air balloon flights across the South West of England.

9) Wing Walking >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 1 hour 5 minutes)

Be trained by a professional wing-walking team to take part in your own wingwalk display! What an amazing experience

10) Tank Driving >>

(Time from Avalon Lodge 1 hour 10 minutes)

Take control of the world's meanest military vehicles! From an amoured Personnel Carrier, a Ferret Scout Car, a 17-ton Self-propelled Gun and an amphibious Cargo truck. Delight in taking control of these mighty machines, enjoying a mind-boggling rush of power with a huge range of activities to try out.


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