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Drayton Manor Adds Ropes Courses Inc. Sky Trail®


A large Ropes Course Inc. Sky Trail Navigator adventure ropes course has been installed at Drayon Manor in Staffordhire, UK. 

Drayton Manor VertiGO Ropes Course Inc Sky Trail Completed by European distributor Innovative Leisure, the 9 pole course called ‘VertiGO’ stands over 3 stories tall and is located on the on-site hotel. 

The Sky Trail® will offer guests an experience unlike anything else at the amusement park. Park-goers can fully control their experience, and today’s youth really respond to that, ” said Sky Trail® manufacturer, Ropes Courses, Inc. Marketing Manager, Lori Gunthorp.

The Sky Trail®  Navigator contains 28 rope and board activities with varying difficulty, a glider swing and two 90-foot long Sky Rail®  ziplines. 

Unique to the course is a ‘walk the plank’ element, a 6-inch wide beam that stretched 7 feet from the course, making participants have to pivot and return hands-free. 

Drayton Manor have also added VertiGO Tots, a ropes course for young visitors under 4 feet tall containing platforms less than 3-feet from the ground. 

Both ropes course attractions have the same patented, overhead tracking system, which keeps the participants’ safety harness and redundant sling lines secured, allowing guests to choose the direction and level they want to go. 

“We’re very happy that our partner, Innovative Leisure, was able to match Drayton Manor’s business needs to their specifications and provide quality service for them, ” explained Gunthorp.


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