Get ready to shoot some arrows – no, we’re not advocating you play darts, rather you take up the options offered by GTS Adventures to try your hand at archery or crossbow challenges on specially-built ranges.
Ever fancied yourself as the next Lewis Hamilton or Jenson Button? Here’s the chance to take to the wheel of a number of cars on a real motor racing circuit. Darlington’s Croft Circuit offers driving experiences in the latest supercars and single-seat racing cars.
Get a jaw-dropping, birds-eye view of the stunning Yorkshire countryside from a glider. Embark on your first flight experience, soaring to 2,000 feet. Now for the good bit – after being shown how to do it by a qualified instructor, you get to take over the controls and fly yourself.
Sheffield Cable Waterski offers a full-size cable wake park with 10 obstacles in the picturesque Rother Valley Country Park. There’s also a cafe, a pro shop and regular events. Training is also available for those who want to try the sport from scratch.
Yorkshire Trike Tours offers unique trips around the Yorkshire Dales on the back of a motorised Boom trike – think Easy Rider but with an expert chauffeur driving you around.
Set in Lower Wensleydale, Warren Gill Shooting Ground is a family-run company offering clay pigeon shooting on a private course.
UK Land Rover Events offers 4×4 off-road driving tuition on the picturesque east coast around Robin Hood’s Bay.