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“four hours”(5 reviews)
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Zipit Forest Adventures is a forest adventure company specialising in adventurous trail courses in the treetops, challenging participants to push the boundaries and experience the fun and adventure of an outdoor activity which gets your juices...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Lough Key Forest Park, Boyle, Ireland
Website
+353 51 858 008
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Most Helpful Review
Reviewed 1 August 2015

My 9 yr son had the 'best day ever' he said after Zipit in Forest Park.The staff were amazing in particular Christy who was both funny and informative and wonderful with young and old.Give him a raise' if only for the fact that he was...More

3  Thank catrionakeane
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2015

Hi Catriona, it's great for us to hear that the kids are talking about Zipit as the "best day ever", we'll be sure to pass on your kind words to Christy and we certainly echo those....he's a star! Unfortunately we're restricted in what we can...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Arrived here on Saturday afternoon not really sure what to expect.And I won't forget this adventure for a long time.definately out of my comfort zone and so happy I did this challenge.I did the Blue Run.there are several lines to take from beginners to Out...More

1  Thank freddieboy1
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi freddieboy1, thanks for taking the time to post about your experience. It's great to hear our customers talk so positively about being taken out of their comfort zone and enjoying the challenge. We're delighted we left you with some unforgettable adventures and look forward...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Well if you like a challenge and exhilarating experience this is a superb option. Staff and safety are A+ but still a great afternoon out of your comfort zone.More

2  Thank caravaggio2018
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi caravaggio2018, thanks very much for your review, we provide the option of 5 different circuits with varying levels of difficulty so you have the choice of staying within your comfort zone or blowing it away and going all out! And we all know which...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic setting in the middle of Lough key forest park. This is our 7th year visiting. We find the setting delightful and the whole experience thoroughly enjoyable. We had a mixed age range from 8 years up and there were different courses to suit all...More

1  Thank 1812CaitlinD
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Hi Caitlin, it's great to hear you all had a great time at Zipit regardless of age. Thanks for the kind comments about our staff and we obviously have a major focus on safety but do expect a few bumps and bruises just to prove...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

What a day. Visited with my wife , teenage son and our 8 year-old daughter. Managed the green and orange before the kids gave up. My wife and I tackled the white followed by the blue. Challenging but not impossible. The wife suggested we tackle...More

1  Thank TheDohertys
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Hi The Doherty Family, thanks very much for taking the time to post your review. Of course we agree that it's a super activity for all ages and particularly good for families to enjoy together, you captured it so well in your review. Thank you...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

4 hours of being scared silly, knocking knees, pounding hearts, adrenaline rush, panic attacks and utter exhilaration! Terrifying and intoxicating! We’re all hooked ! Do it

1  Thank Swillywilly
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Hi Swillywilly, thanks for your short but emotive review, it captured the Zipit activity in a few short sentences, nice one. Hope to see you again. All the best.

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Great day out for all the family while camping up in Lough Key. 7 year loved it but was gutted when he couldn't go beyond the green course and is already counting down the days until he is 9 so he can move up to...More

2  Thank StevoF34
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi StevoF34, Thanks for posting a review, we're always looking for feedback to improve our activities and we appreciate the suggestion about the bikes for the toilet runs...great idea. I'm delighted you all had a great day out and that our ever persuasive instructors helped...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

we stayed at lough key on a cruiser and spent the day in the forest park. we went to zipit on the sunday morning and found all slots were booked until 3.30pm - they book up fast at weekends and as a previous reviewer advised,...More

Thank Robert D
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hi Amanda, Thanks for your review, we're delighted the whole family had such a good time and found the circuits to suit their abilities - we love to see the kids pushing the Dads to the limit! Good advice on booking online during the high...More

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliant facility, staff where all so professional and pleasant. Special mention for Diarmaid who was excellent with the kids when one of them got frightened and wanted down. He was very patient and professional. Great experience and will definitely return!!More

Thank Declan M
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hi Declan, We appreciate you taking the time to post a review and we're delighted that you had such a good time on your first visit. I'll happily pass on the special mention to Diarmuid (and the rest of the staff) and look forward to...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I visited this month with my 2 kids, my second visit. The kids love it, so much to do an easy way to pass 4 hours. Well worth a visitMore

Thank Gemma S
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi Gemma, Thanks for taking the time to post a review. We love to see repeat visitors as it gives us a vote of confidence and the customers experience is different once they have mastered the harness etc. Hope to see you again soon. All...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

My 14 year old son booked into Zipit with his cousins in August. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The training took at least half an hour but it is very important to do this before hand. As he was 14 he could do...More

1  Thank Mary F
Eamonn F, Owner at Zipit Forest Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi Mary, Thank you for your review, we're delighted that your son and his cousins enjoyed Zipit so much. Good advice on booking in advance, especially during the high season and it is a little bit cheaper to do it this way too. It's always...More

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