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  2. Whitewater Rafting Trips
  3. Fun things to do with your boyfriend outdoors
  4. Outdoor team building activities
  5. Weekend Activities for Teens
  6. Boyfriend girlfriend bucket list
  7. Tips on camping with your boyfriend
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  9. Flyboard, the Real Life Water Hover Board
  10. Obstacle course races



  


  Fun Activities: 8 Ways to Get Active Outdoors in the Haute-Pyrenees Summer 2015
Posted on Monday, June 01, 2015 - 11:38 AM (511 Reads)
Activity Holidays This summer you can experience an even bigger range of outdoor activities in South Western France. The Hautes-Pyrénées is in the Midi-Pyrénées region of south western France. The southern border is mountainous and adjoins Spain, whereas the northern part is flat and has miles of fields and rolling countryside.

Find out why the entire area is a favourite destination for hikers and mountain enthusiasts.



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  Adventure Holidays: Mountains of Fun Outdoors in the French Alps
Posted on Tuesday, May 05, 2015 - 12:05 AM (435 Reads)
Activity Holidays The French Alps are widely regarded as the one of the best ski holiday locations in the world, however once the snow melts many resorts are transformed into a completely different type of adventure playground for a whole host of summer activities.
With so many outdoor activities on offer it is a challenge to review them all for you, so here are the best of the huge variety of great, and different, activities you can try in the French Alps during the summer.



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  Health and Fitness: How to choose the best trail running shoes
Posted on Friday, July 25, 2014 - 12:05 AM (2203 Reads)
Outdoor Gear Most of us are familiar with running on the streets where we live, but if you get the chance, you should try running along a forest trail or path in the countryside.

Trail running on natural surfaces is far more forgiving on your feet, and the scenery will lift your spirits. The varied terrain develops your cardiovascular strength, balance and strengthens your joints and ligaments. But did you know that trail running shoes are different from street running shoes? Find out why and discover how to choose the best trail running shoes for you.



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  Fun Activities: How to Make the Best Rope Swing in the World
Posted on Monday, July 01, 2013 - 10:45 AM (4772 Reads)
Land Activities A Rope swing is such a versatile source of fun. Tie a rope to the branch of a tree and you can happily swing about for a bit. Tie the rope to a branch that hangs over a river, and you have a whole new ball of fun. Here’s some examples of some great big rope swings, and how to make your own.



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  Fun Activities: Go Karting
Posted on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 - 09:52 PM (7056 Reads)
Land Activities Go Karting is a fantastic activity that can be done outdoors or indoors where you race around a track in a squat four wheeled kart with tiny wheels and a petrol engine on the back. High speed fun.

Skills - Strength: 4, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 3, Agility: 1, Coordination: 4
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £34



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  Fun Activities: Geocaching With a GPS
Posted on Monday, June 06, 2011 - 12:37 PM (11336 Reads)
Land Activities Geocaching is the use of a global positioning system (GPS) to find hidden caches of items. You then take an item and leave an item in the cache.

Skills - Strength: 2, Balance: 2, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 2, Coordination: 1
Time needed: 2 hours, Cost to try: £free is you borrow a GPS, else



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  Team Building Activities: Assault Courses and Obstacle Courses
Posted on Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 10:17 PM (12655 Reads)
Team Building Activities Assault Courses and Obstacle Courses are a physical challenge that consist of physical obstacles to get past. These include use of strength, balance, and general fitness. Obstacle course races such as Tough Mudder or Spartan Run are hugely popular.

Skills - Strength: 6, Balance: 6, Flexibility: 6, Agility: 6, Coordination: 6
Time needed: 1 hour, Cost to try: Free or minimal cost.



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  Extreme Activities: Skydiving
Posted on Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 10:08 PM (4689 Reads)
Air Activities Skydiving is where you jump out of a plane and after a bit of falling free, open your parachute and float in a controlled way back to the ground.

Skills - Strength: 4, Balance: 4, Flexibility: 3, Agility: 3, Coordination: 6
Time needed: 2 hours, Cost to try: £250



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  Adventurous Activities: Hot Air Balloon Rides
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 01:28 PM (6724 Reads)
Air Activities Hot air balloon rides are an uplifting experience that allows you to see the countryside from a completely different perspective. Apart from the occasional roar of the burners, hot air balloon rides are surprisingly quiet and graceful, travelling on the wind. They make a sightseeing experience or romantic gift with a champagne reception on landing.
Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 1
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £99




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  Adventurous Activities: Gliding Lessons
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 01:07 PM (5853 Reads)
Air Activities Gliding is the most wonderful experience of flying an unpowered plane using just the wind, updrafts and thermals to provide lift. Silently swooping and soaring over the landscape, you gotta try it.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 6
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £60




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  Fun Activities: Falconry Experience Days
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 01:01 PM (7034 Reads)
Air Activities Falconry is the ancient pastime of hunting using a bird of prey. the type of bird you flew indicated your status, from kestrel to eagle.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 10
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £30




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  Extreme Activities: Bungee Jumping
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 09:19 PM (6311 Reads)
Air Activities Bungee Jumping is a thrilling activity where you tie a huge elastic bungee cord to your ankles and jump off from a high structure such as a bridge or crane.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 1
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £50




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  Adventurous Activities: Aeroplane Flying Experiences
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 08:39 PM (7837 Reads)
Air Activities Aeroplane flying is a fantastic outdoor activity where you are free as a bird to climb high in the sky. Your flying experience will depend on what plane you get to fly.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 10
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £50




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  Adventure Holidays: Horse Riding Holidays
Posted on Monday, April 26, 2010 - 07:37 PM (3250 Reads)
Activity Holidays There are a great many wonderful horse riding holidays around the world, but whichever destination you choose you are likely to have an experience of a lifetime! Canter along a sun-drenched Spanish beach on a riding holiday in Spain; ride with big game in Botswana, join a cattle drive in Montana or discover the magical landscape of the Wadi Rum desert in Jordan.



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  Health and Fitness: Outdoor Play Areas for Teenagers
Posted on Monday, July 14, 2008 - 10:38 PM (11977 Reads)
Land Activities At long last there are some decent adventure playgrounds and teen shelters appearing around the country. And if you can have a multi use games area or MUGA that's even better. Here are some ideas for improving outdoor play areas for teenagers. This is what teenagers really want.



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  Fun Activities: Guide for Going to Concerts, Gigs and Festivals
Posted on Tuesday, June 10, 2008 - 11:08 PM (10585 Reads)
Outdoor Events If you are into your music, you should definitely go and see a concert. If you have never been to a gig or festival, then here is a guide to getting the best from your trip to see your favourite band.



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  Adventure Holidays: Safari Holidays
Posted on Wednesday, April 30, 2008 - 10:44 PM (6234 Reads)
Activity Holidays Safari holidays; it's all just sitting in a jeep looking at animals isn't it? Not if it's planned properly.



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  Fun Activities: List of Activity Experience Days
Posted on Friday, February 08, 2008 - 10:33 AM (21197 Reads)
Outdoor Guides Sometimes it can be nearly impossible to think of a gift idea for family and friends, whether it is Valentine's Day, Christmas or birthdays. My wife kept asking me what I wanted, until she discovered the huge selection of experience gifts for men.

You can give the gift of amazing days out doing unforgettable activities ranging from spa pamper sessions to thrill seekers' delights such as driving experiences or flying an aeroplane. My wife is happy, because she can buy me a wonderful present, and I am ecstatic because I get to try out all sorts of brilliant experiences. And it's not all about me; there are plenty of gifts for her that I can buy as well.

With so much on offer to choose from, I have collated a list of the entire selection of activity gifts available, all sorted into categories for you. I have written about what the experience days are like, and what you need to know before booking.



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  Fun Activities: Indoor Skydiving
Posted on Monday, November 26, 2007 - 12:52 PM (16067 Reads)
Air Activities Indoor Skydiving is the amazing freefall simulation experience created by floating over a powerful vertically mounted fan.

Skills - Strength: 4, Balance: 7, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 5, Coordination: 6
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £30 for two flights




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  Adventure Holidays: Activity Holidays for Teenagers and Families
Posted on Sunday, November 18, 2007 - 11:59 PM (9723 Reads)
Activity Holidays An activity holiday , also called an adventure holiday, is just what you need if you love outdoor activities and are in need of an active outdoor holiday. If you are wondering what do I need to know about when booking an activity holiday, then read on.



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  Adventurous Activities: Whitewater Rafting Trips
Posted on Monday, September 24, 2007 - 10:40 AM (5923 Reads)
Water Activities Whitewater rafting uses an inflatable raft to navigate a natural or manmade river. For wave after wave of thrills and excitement, whitewater rafting is ideal for a group of your friends or for stag or hen weekends.

Skills - Strength: 4, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 3, Agility: 1, Coordination: 5
Time needed: 2 hours, Cost to try: £50.



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  Fun Activities: Go Ape! The UK's No.1 Tree Top Adventure
Posted on Friday, July 13, 2007 - 10:31 AM (32107 Reads)
Land Activities Take to the trees in the award winning tree top forest adventure and speed down thrilling zip wires. Go Ape is an exciting course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings; all set up to 120 feet above the forest floor.

The Go Ape tree top adventures are growing UK-wide and are now spreading across the US. The Go Ape result is spectacular. The experience gets the adrenalin pumping, gets people out of their comfort zones and above all it’s just great fun.

Find out what Go Ape is like, which is the best Go Ape location, how to book, buy gift vouchers and subscribe for Go Ape offers and deals.



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