A fun-filled Segway tour of Dorset's Upton Country Park Estate
Includes equipment and Segway tuition
Explore the many sights and sounds of this illustrious park
Let loose in Grove Woods and see what your machine is made of
Upton Country Park Estate is beautiful and there's no better way to explore its many wonderful sights than by Segway. The best fun you can have on two wheels, this self-balancing marvel is a must try. Begin with a briefing and Segway tuition from an expert instructor before hitting the practice area to get familiar with the controls. Once ready, climb aboard for a Segway tour of this illustrious country park - ride through the grounds of Upton House, take in stunning views across Holes Bay, get close to the native plants and wildlife unique to the area and venture into Grove Woods. In the woods, there's a chance to pick up the pace and see what your Segway is really made of and ride the many humps, humps and challenges of this off road terrain!
Runs on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays throughout the year.
Minimum age is 12 (children under 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult). Minimum weight is seven stone, maximum weight is 18 stone. Segway driving is not suitable for pregnant women or anyone suffering from a bad neck or back.
This experience is only cancelled in the event of extreme weather conditions such as severe ice or snow. If in doubt, please call the venue before setting off.
Lasts around one hour.
Numbers on the Day
Share the experience with up to five other Segway riders, plus a qualified instructor.
Spectators are welcome and Upton Park has accessible on-site facilities including toilets and a cafe.
Please wear comfortable outdoor clothing and sensible shoes (no sandals or heels) such as trainers or walking boots. A helmet is provided.
During the tour, a professional photographer takes a souvenir snap of you on the Segway overlooking the grounds, which you have the option to download from the partner's Facebook page after the experience.