By: Condor Ferries on 13/07/2012

Go Crazy on the South Coast

Saddle Up, Cowboy

Nearest Condor Port: Poole

You don't have to be a John Wayne to trail ride. Saddle up western-style at Burley Villa School of Riding in the New Forest National Park and take your steed through the open plains, wooded enclosures and rippling streams of the forest before enjoying a barbecue at the ranch. Adventure days for kids are also available for cowboys and girls in the making.

Tel. 01425 610278

www.burleyvilla.co.uk

 

Become a human Hamster

Nearest Condor Ports: Weymouth and Poole

Go head-over-heels on a 200-metre zorbing run in a giant inflatable sphere where you can reach speeds of 25mph. For somthing mroe gentle, Zorb South, which is based near Dorchester, also offers Hydro Zorbing - the only water sport available on land!

Tel. 01929 426595

www.zorbsouth.co.uk

 

Take on a Tank

Nearest Condor Port: Portsmouth

 Drive a military tank across open terrain near Winchester, where you'll be able to take control of a 55 ton Chieftain, an Abbot SPG and an APC under the watchful eye of ex-army instructors. Digger days are also available and allow enthusiasts to take the wheel of a 25 ton articulated dump truck, a bulldozer, mini digger and mid range excavator.

Tel. 01794 367367

http://www.juniper-leisure.com/

 

Action Adventurand!

Nearest Condor Port: Weymouth

 Storm two forts, ambush the checkpoint and fight your way throug the woods to gain control of the opposition's base as Mega Paintball Weymouth. The paintball site is set in 65 acres of woodlands, with full day experiences including as many as 1,000 paintballs per person.

Tel. 01202 900951

www.megapaintball.co.uk

 

Drive a Steam Train

Nearest Condor Port: Portsmouth

The Watercress Line runs 10 miles from New Alresford to Alton and steam train enthusiasts can join the crew onboard the footplate for a return journey, experiencing the sights and sounds along the way. Signal box experiences and driving and firing days are also available throughtout hte year.

Tel. 01962 733810

www.watercressonline.co.uk

 

Catch a Wave

Nearest Condor Port: Poole

Boscombe, near Bournemouth, boasts Europe's first artificial surfing reef as well as designer beach pods on its newly revamped Overstrand. Learn how to catch a wave or improve your surfing technique at Sorted Surf School, which also offers paddleboard lessons. Surf boards, paddle boards, kayaks and wetsuits are available for hire throughtout the year.

Tel. 01202 300668

www.bournemouth-surfschool.co.uk

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