Ackers Adventure – The outdoor professionals in Birmingham


To Book online for our individual and Family sessions see what we have to offer below.

  • star rating  This is a hidden gem for a day out. We have used for birthday parties, activities and lessons. Adults & children all learned to ski here in preparation for... read more

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    17 February 2024
  • star rating  We had a brilliant afternoon recreational skiing. Staff are super kind and friendly! Thank you!

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    7 January 2024
  • star rating  Holiday club was really good. Activities are varied and child really enjoyed it. There is a tuck shop for treats too.

    14 October 2023
  • star rating  Great place for skiing - I have been learning to ski at Ackers. The lessons are well structured and staff and well informed and friendly. Would definitely recommend it!

    2 October 2023
  • star rating  Really fun experience - thank you! - We decided to try out archery and had a really good time! The instructor made it a really fun session. We will certainly be back to try out some of... read more

    1 October 2023

Ackers Adventure is a charity that exists to promote and engage people of all ages, abilities and disabilities in the regular pursuit of outdoor adventure activities.

We are an outdoor activity centre located in Birmingham just 2 miles from the city centre and are easily accessible by car and public transport! Join in with the fun and excitement by choosing any of our activities.

All of our activities take part in over 75 acres of diverse landscape and habitats ranging from open grassland, woodland and marsh cut through by the River Cole, the Grand Union Canal, and Mainline Railways. This creates a fascinating area to have a great outdoor adventure. We are described as a hidden urban oasis, a green gem that overlooks Birmingham city centre.

a 100 metre long ski slope, with nursery slopes and a 25 metre toboggan slope

3 climbing walls including a 20 metre high tower which also homes our zip wire and fan descender

a fully equipped, self-catering residential centre

a canal basin perfect for canoeing, kayaking and bellboating

also 2 archery ranges, team building field, bushcraft survival zone and much more!

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Some of Our Activities

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Here at Ackers Adventure we offer a plethora of fun and exciting activities for you to enjoy

Skiing & Snowboarding

We provide lessons for Beginner to intermediate  skiiers. For individuals Families and groups.


Weve seen you stealing your childs Tobbogan to have a sneaky go!! Well now you can have your own tube on the main slope.

Canoeing & Kayaking

Our canoe/kayak sessions can cater for all levels from complete beginners to regular paddlers on the Grand Union Canal which runs through our site.

Book your next adventure online today!