Top Thrill-Seeking Outdoor Adventure Activities in Bristol England

Bristol Adventure Activities

Bristol’s Extreme Outdoor Adventure Activities will wow you.

Bristol Adventure Activities

In the past few years, Bristol has come into its own in terms of multi-cultural experiences and unique events, attracting thousands of tourists and groups of stag parties and hen dos from across the UK and further afield, every year. Although the city is most commonly known for its rich history in British maritime, as well as its sought after weekend food markets, Bristol’s thrill-seeking outdoor activities for groups have become hugely popular.

Whether you’re celebrating a newly-engaged, ‘soon to be groom’, or a company anniversary in a unique way, take a look at some of the top thrill-seeking group outdoor activities in Bristol.


It has to be said, paintballing has got to be one of the most exhilarating and adrenaline-filled outdoor activities out there. Paintballing courses in Bristol are also one of the most demanding in the South West, with acres of woodland becoming the backdrop of a great day out for older teenagers and adults. Only a couple of miles out from the city centre, it’s a brilliant day out – especially if you’re intending to end the day with some food and drinks in one of the very popular pubs or restaurants in Bristol!

If you’re looking to burn off some steam or a wicked team building outdoor activity, taking individuals out of their comfort zone, then paintballing should be at the top of your list in Bristol.

Inflatable Water & Assault Course

Now, if you haven’t watched the popular TV programmes such as Totally Wiped Out or Gladiators before, then you’re in for a real treat with this next thrill seeking activity.

Inflatable Water Park

Inflatable Water & Assault Courses in Bristol have been attracting groups of people from across the South West and further afield, due to the hilarious misfortunes of its contestants! The action-packed multi-activity inflatable course gets you and your friends to slip and slide, jump across moving beams and gather your core strength to climb over massive inflatable balls. This is possible the bounciest team challenge out there and you won’t be disappointed about how much enjoyment you and your fellow contestants get out of it. Commit, leap and slide your way to victory.

With courses available in the centre of Bristol, you’re not far away from having one of the best days out with your colleagues, friends or family!


As one of the fastest growing sports in the UK, Footgolf is a hybrid sport, combining football and golf! It’s a challenging outdoor activity, testing pinpoint accuracy and, of course, your ego. Although it’s not necessarily a thrill-seeking activity as such, as you can imagine, it’s a very ‘addictive’ sport and gets men and women alike wanting to come back for more!

With 12 or 18 holes in Bristol catering for every distance, challenge and variable going, you will need to combine power and precision to gain the fewest shots possible to be crowned the winner.

Blindfold Driving

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to drive a 4×4 in the countryside, wading through mud, water and driving up and down hills? Well, now you can…blindfolded! This heart-pumping activity will get your senses racing as you leave your comfort zone well and truly behind, as you steer your way through the course, with your mates in the back navigating you through the course.

Bristol Adventure Activities

Compete against the clock to set the fastest lap time in ex-military Land Rovers, which make the perfect vehicles for your day out in the countryside! If you’re looking for something that’s going to really test your patience and driving skills, then give blindfold driving a go!

Westcountry Games

With the English west country synonymous with farmers, hay bales and cider, what better way to enjoy the fresh air with a day with your friends, competing is west country themed games?! Take part in sports such as the cider run, tractor tyre roll and welly wangling, you’ll be rolling about in the hay in uncontrollable laughter. Not to mention the drunk pub skittles which is a favourite with previous participants!

Set in the beautiful rolling hills, 5 miles out from the city centre of Bristol, you won’t have to go too far to enjoy some of the lovely fresh air of the countryside! Take photos of your day out and the overall winner will be presented with a themed prize at the end.

If you’re planning a Bristol stag do or hen weekend with a group of your best mates, or are needing to come up with a really cool corporate team building day for your colleagues, then Essential Adventure have the adrenaline-fuelled activities for you.


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