Colleges & University Groups

Gripped is the perfect place for college and university groups to go to overcome both mental and physical barriers. Being outside and engaging in activities that are fun is the best way to relieve stress and create fantastic memories.


A Break From The Curriculum to have fun

A trip to Gripped can do wonders for your college or university class. It allows students to let go of the stress created by their studies and refresh their creativity. Our activities are sure to blow the cobwebs away as students take the leap of faith or race their friends down the dual zip line. With the highest activity being 24m high, it definitely puts your bravery to the test!

Students and teachers can both take part in the many different activities available as there’s something for everyone. Book online now!

What We Offer to Colleges & Universities

Every group day at Gripped is specifically tailored to you. We offer a safe trip for every student and teacher. Our fully trained instructors will provide all the safety information required during the safety briefing and will ensure your whole group feels comfortable the whole time.

Our activities are super beneficial for college and university students. They help develop confidence and communication and will help strengthen the bond between students. Following the activities, we encourage all groups to try out our delicious food and snacks at the convenient cabin or enjoy food brought from home!

Get in touch with us now to see what we can do to make your college and university trip special.

How to Find Us

Gripped is based close to the border of Surrey which makes it easily accessible from London, Middlesex and Berkshire.

There are many car parking spaces available, so if you’re travelling to us by car you don’t have to worry about finding nearby car parks. The car park is free for the first 30 minutes and then £1 per hour afterwards.

If you’re travelling by tube or train, the nearest tube station is Hounslow Central on the Piccadilly line or the nearest train stations are Feltham and Hounslow.

Book Online Now

By choosing Gripped as your college or university day trip, you can experience incredible fun. All our activities are available to book online, however, for big groups, we recommend getting in touch with us directly.

You can even save money on your youth club day out by choosing one of our Gripped Passes.

  1. Dualziptrek

    Dual Zip Line Trekking

    Climb up into the treetops for a 1km long zip trek across the heath!

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    High Ropes Courses

    Two aerial adventure courses, taking you through the woods and over the stream...

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    Bag Jumps

    aka. the ultimate leap of faith...?! Definitely not for the faint-hearted!

  4. Net Slide Boy

    Net Adventure Park

    A multi-layered net and trampoline park - bouncy fun for all ages!

  5. Pretty Slide Horizontal

    Speed Slides

    Two 50m speed slides; one swirly, one sheer vertical drop!

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    Power Fan

    A heart-racing free fall into a high-powered fan descender...


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, we offer student discounts of up to 50%.

Gripped is a fantastic place at which to let off steam, get to know your fellow students better, and have fun!

You’ll need to be wearing something sensible; think closed toe shoes and moveable clothing. Long hair must be tied back in a low style, and you shouldn’t be wearing any jewellery. Find out more about the dress code so that your student group can arrive dressed appropriately.

We’re on the Surrey border, just northwest of Hounslow Heath - super easy to get to if your college or university is in London, Berkshire or Surrey.

It can, though it will incur an administration fee; just fill out our booking change form.

With the British weather being so unpredictable, we recommend you bring appropriate clothing for if the weather turns, including: Layers, Waterproofs, Gloves, Sunglasses. We also advise bringing a water bottle and snacks to keep your energy up throughout the day. Although we have food on site, many like to bring a packed lunch or picnic to enjoy after their adventures.

All activities will need to be booked in advance. If you have a large group, please get in touch with us at

Yes! If you’re not wanting to get involved in the activities, you’re free to watch in the waiting area. However, some aspects of the activities may not be visible from here.