For a ‘wet and wild’ time head to Purbeck’s waterpark, just outside Corfe Castle.

Set within 18 acres of woodland, the park boasts boasts a 200m outdoor inflatable course across two lakes, and a 2km-long mud trail assault course.

Take a look at the park in action:

Waterpark

Complete with trampoline, balance beams and slides, the course is suitable for everyone over the age of six. Children under 12 need to be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Sessions are one hour long.

What to wear at the waterpark

  • Wearing a wetsuit is advisable (available for hire for £5)
  • Old trainers or sturdy wet shoes (available for hire  for £2)
  • No jewellery
  • No glasses

Important safety information

  • You must be able to swim 10 metres, or 50 metres with a buoyancy aid, to take part
  • Buoyancy aids (provided) must be worn at all times
  • Lifeguards are on duty at all times

Mud trail

The mud trail obstacle course is suitable for everyone over the age of four, (children under 12 must be supervised).

The course is 2km long and includes over 50 obstacles to pull, climb, jump, crawl and swing your way across.

Sessions last for two hours.

Mud trail (Picture credit: Dorset Adventure Park)

Group bookings

Parties and events can be booked at both the waterpark and the mud trail.

The park caters for:

  • Children’s birthday parties
  • School trips
  • Stag and hen parties
  • Team-building events

Refreshments

A snack hut serves hot and cold drinks, as well as light snacks and ice cream.

Dogs

Well-behaved dogs are welcome in the park on a short lead.

How to get to Dorset Adventure Park

For your SatNav: BH20 5JG

From Swanage

Follow the A351 from Swanage and through Corfe Castle village. Turn right onto the B3351 at the bottom of Corfe Castle and you’ll see the sign for the adventure park on your left after a few hundred metres.

From Wareham

If you’re coming from Wareham, Poole or Dorchester, follow the A351 until you get to Corfe Castle. Turn left onto the B3351 at the bottom of the castle (before you go into the village). The adventure park will be just on your left.

From Bournemouth via Studland chain ferry

From Studland, or the Sandbanks Ferry, simply follow the B3351 through Studland village and toward Corfe Castle. The adventure park is located on your right, just before you reach Corfe Castle village.

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