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Paintball Scunthorpe

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This venue has exciting and varied game zones that will push each players paintball skills and team-work as you come under fire from the opposition. The Scunthorpe park allows you to really get a taste of woodland combat. Game zones at the Scunthorpe paintball centre include: The Cage and Hill 25, they have a brilliant of terrain, undergrowth and obstacles to ensure great variety. Scunthorpe issues players with semi-automatic paintball markers which allow you to spray paint and take out the opposition. The venue is ideally located for all players in the North Lincolnshire, Hull and Grimsby area.

Air Kings Scunthorpe

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Air Kings Scunthorpe is home to wall to wall trampolines, slam dunk lanes, dodge ball courts, giant AirBags and much more, including our cafe serving up delicious food and drink 7 days a week.

Normanby Hall Country Park Victorian Walled Garden

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The Victorian Walled Garden is a treat for any garden lover. Originally built in 1817 and restored in 1997, the garden is a nostalgic journey to the heyday of Victorian gardening. The kitchen garden contains a wealth of 19th century fruit and vegetable varieties, many of which are available to buy at harvesting time. Colourful herbaceous borders in the Sunken Garden and naturalised springtime bulbs and rhododendrons in the parkland complete the seasonal interest.

Elsham Hall Gardens & Country Park

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The park is a perfect place for a family day out. Set in the beautiful lakeside gardens of Elsham Hall, the park offers carp lakes where you can feed the fish, an adventure playground, secret garden, art gallery and the Secret Garden Tea Room . Within contemporary gardens there are aviaries, animal paddocks, a sensory garden and a guinea pig village.

Reduced rates of admission during out of season.


White Lodge Shooting School

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Fancy doing something different? Come and try your hand at 3 Olympic sports: Clay Shooting, Archery, Air Rifles and make it a Triathlon. (Single activities are available). We cater for hen/stag parties, corporate entertainment, children’s birthday parties, one to one tuition and family groups, coached by England Internationals, Robert & Rose Jobson. We have all weather areas and all activities are strictly supervised and safe. Gift Vouchers are available. We are open Mon-Sat 9.45am – 6pm. Booking is required. Major Credit cards accepted.

Trent Valley Gliding Club

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Based at Kirton-in-Lindsey we offer trial flights and gift vouchers as the perfect way to get into gliding: they allow you to experience your first flight and also include a month’s membership so you can come back and have another go!

You’re guaranteed a warm welcome when you come to visit, so why not come and give gliding a go? We also arrange group flying events, so why not bring your work colleagues, club/organisation friends for a trial flight?

Opening weekends and Wednesdays.

Skydive Hibaldstow

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Ever fancied jumping out of a plane?

You can – and here in North Lincolnshire too! Skydive Hibaldstow offers you the chance to skydive from up to 15,000 feet, which is the highest in the country! After your briefing, you will make the jump securely attached to one of our highly experienced instructors and free-fall at 120mph for up to a minute! The instructor opens the parachute about a mile above the ground and you fly back to the drop zone over the beautiful North Lincolnshire countryside. The most exhilarating experience for miles! We also offer solo ‘learn to skydive’ training courses. Gift certificates available for any occasion. Mid-week and group discounts. Some age, weight and medical restrictions apply.

Booking Office Tel: 01132 505 600 Airfield Tel : 01652 648 837

Normanby Hall Golf Course

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A superb course set in 117 acres of mature woodland and parkland which provides challenging play for members, green fee players and societies alike. This beautiful 18 hole, par 72 course is widely considered to be one of the best municipal courses in the country, and offers excellent value for money along with greens of a quality you’ll find hard to match anywhere. The comfortable fully licensed clubhouse, with its stunning views of the course, offers both a warm welcome and an impressive range of snacks and restaurant meals.

The Pods

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Come and spend a relaxing day at the Pods where you can try out the 25m pool or help little ones learn to swim in the teaching pool. Relax and enjoy a coffee and a snack in the café. The 85 station gym and choice of more 50 classes per week are perfect for those who want to work up a sweat. Situated next to Central Park in Scunthorpe, The Pods is the largest sports and fitness facility in North Lincolnshire.

Our further NL Active centres include:  Leisure, sport and physical activity – North Lincolnshire Council (