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£10 Adventures with your Family during Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend 2012

Posted on March 14, 2012 @ 4:18 PM in Adventure

You've reached the Northern Ireland Adventureland Blog for 2012 but don't worry this fantastic weekend of half price and discounted events is back for 2015.  Check out our Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend family blog for 2015 for a whole host of fantastic family events happening on Sat 28th & Sun 29th March 2015.

Step away from the T.V. and video games and let the kids run wild as you take on a family adventure together in the great outdoors.  For one weekend only on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th March a whole host of adventure activities are being offered for just £10 and a massive 50% off normal prices - there has never been a better time for a family day out with the kids! 

The best part about Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend is that it is hassle free – simply choose from one of the many activities on offer and book online. Then all that is left to do is enjoy a memorable day out with the family – make sure you don’t forget the camera!

Here are some of’s top family events which are taking place for Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend 2012:


Bushcraft Canoe Trip, Share Discovery Village, Sat 24th & Sun 25th March, £17 – 50% Off

Get down with nature, improve your paddling skills and find out how to live in the wild!  Paddle around the lovely Lough Erne together before stopping on Trannish Island for a BBQ and a lesson in outdoor survival.

Lough Erne Family Canoe Experience, Four Elements Adventure, Sat 24th March, £10

The guys at Four Elements Adventure will prove to you that Enniskillen is actually an island as they guide you and your family completely around it!  Take a trip out on the water together, and discover the town’s oldest buildings and bridges as you float merrily along.


Wet Bouldering, Outdoor Concepts, Sat 24th & Sun 25th March, £10

Wet bouldering is all about the water – make your way up a river, jump into pools, climb up waterfalls and feel the rush of the water on this wet and wild experience all under the supervision of fully qualified instructors.  This is one experience the kids won’t forget!

Family Introduction to Mountain Boarding, Sat 24th & Sun 25th March, £10

Take the kids to the only mountain board activity centre in Ireland! Learn the basics from the experts before taking to the grassy slopes to see who’s better – mum, dad or the kids?!

Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend

North Coast

North Coast Sea Safari, Aquaholics, Sat 24th & Sun 25th March, £12 – 50% Off

Get your heart racing on the Causeway Coast Sea Safari. Feel the wind in your hair as the high speed boat blasts you round the sights of the coast including Dunluce Castle, the stunning Portrush beaches, the sea caves at Whiterocks and the seals at the Skerries.

Family Surfing, Alive Surf School, 24th & 25th March, £10

Take to the waves with all the family for 2 hours of surfing on the stunning North Coast.  Fully trained instructors will make sure you and your family have a fun and safe time on the water making some brilliant (and hilarious) memories for years to come!

North Coast Horse Trekking, Sheans Horse Farm, Sat 24th & Sun 25th March, £11 - 50% Off

Enjoy the most extensive off-road trekking facilities along Ireland’s North Coast. Whether you’re a total beginner or a confident rider, experience the freedom, fun and buzz of horse riding in a stunning setting.


Family Taster Experience, Todds Leap, Sunday 25th March, £10

Get set for an exciting, fun taster session incorporating archery, a 500 metre zip line and a high speed hill rally stage - this is by no means an ordinary family day out!

Tree Top Adventure Course, The Jungle NI, Sun 25th March, £17 - 50% Off

Take on the only tree top adventure course in Northern Ireland.  Comprising over 40 elements set at heights up to 70ft above the ground you are sure to feel like a modern day Tarzan. Tackle rope bridges, zip wires and the King Louis Descent where you will experience an adrenaline freefall!


Strangford Sea Safari, Clearsky Adventure Centre, Sat 24th & Sun 25th March, £10

This exhilarating and informative sightseeing boat tour of Strangford Lough is suitable for all ages from 3 to 103 – making it the perfect adventure for all the family. See the Angus Rocks Lighthouse and some of the many seals at Cloughy Rocks Nature Reserve!

Coasteering, Clearsky Adventure Centre, Family Coasteering, Sun 25th March, £21 – 50% Off

A fun trip to the coast with a difference! Jump off sea cliffs into the Irish Sea, scramble over rocks and enter hidden caves, all along the stunning Ballyhornan coastline. See who can brave the highest jumps (not obligatory!) and tremble the least!

Northern Ireland Adventureland Weekend

With events also taking place in Belfast, Londonderry and Lough Neagh you are sure to find something everyone will enjoy. Trust us mum and dad are sure to have just as much fun as the kids!


Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson  Marketing Officer

Sarah joined the marketing team of Outdoor Recreation NI in 2011. A firm believer in giving anything a go at least once (unless it involves jumping out of a plane at 6,000ft!) she is always looking for new adventures in the outdoors and can often be found wandering the Mournes or Glens of Antrim attempting not to get lost!

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