Challenge Academy

active outdoor learning 

Mobile Challenge Course

take adventure on the road

'Bags of Character'

compact team resource 

Programmes and Training

working with our partners and resources, alongside accredited training

About us

At Challenge Academy we provide high ropes and outdoor adventure programmes for all ages and abilities, from 5 to 85 (our oldest yet!). From individuals, school groups and clubs to children’s birthday parties, corporate team building and stag and hen groups, we deliver packages and bespoke packages to suit a wide range of customers, all at affordable prices.

How to Find Us

Click on the map below, we are between Wombourne and Sedgley, in the heart of the West Midlands.  Please be aware that the carpark operates ‘pay and display’.  Our adventure facilities are located close to the Park Café next to the lower car park.

Challenge Academy CIC

Baggeridge Country Park, Gospel End, Nr Sedgley, West Midlands DY3 4HB

Latest News

Our High Ropes Course is shut during the Winter for ‘walk-down’ customers.  We welcome group bookings all year round so if you want to book a party or a group session then please call us on 01384 429866 or email us

At last we are ready to launch.  It’s taken a lot of hard work from a lot of hard working people but it’s official – CA has received investment and grants to develop its’ offer at  Baggeridge.  We will be building classrooms, shelters and lots of new adventures this winter.  We plan to be open in time for Easter 2019

‘New Build’ funded by:


Challenge Academy blog…

Challenge Academy – Teamwork is about more than the team

This post originally appeared: Greg Brookes-Clayton is the Educational Director at Challenge Academy – a Community Interest Company (CIC) set up and directed by experienced professionals and leaders from education...

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Why climbing is great for kids

If you're a parent, then you've probably told your children to stop climbing over the sofa, on the tables, or up the wardrobe so many times it's become tiring. It seems kids are programmed to try to damage themselves by running into or falling on objects from an...

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