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Birthdays / Friends & Families

Want to do something really different for an upcoming birthday or celebration? We provide fantastic set party packages as outlined below or we can tailor your very own bespoke party activity experience to meet your needs.

If you have a large group then why not request a chat with our Centre Manager to see what we can offer. Simply request a callback via our admin team on 01382 435911 to discuss options or drop us an email at

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Package 1: Survival Camp Mission Critical (all year) (2hrs)

This thrilling bushcraft survival adventure will keep young explorers busy learning some cool new survival skills with our highly qualified bushcraft instructor which will include some introduction to main survival skills such as den building and fire lighting and if you manage to start fire using flint and steel you will be rewarded with marshmallows to cook and eat.

Cost:  £120 set price (maximum 10, minimum 5 participants). Age 7+ years

Download the Survival Camp Mission Critical Birthday Party Invitation

Package 2: Clatto Multi Activity (all year) (2.5hrs)

This one is for the real adventurers who will combine a bushcraft survival activity with our brand new tree climb challenge and finish off with a fun target archery session with your group

Cost:  £175 set price (maximum 10, minimum 5 participants). Age 7+ years

Package 3: Dry Slope Ski + Sledge (1st October to 30th April)

Book your very own group beginner ski lesson at Dundee's only Dry Ski Slope at Ancrum Outdoor Centre. Our team will get you kitted up with skis and safety equipment and do a fun introduction to skiing session and finish off with sledging from the top of the slope and see who is the fastest. This is a great introduction to the best winter sport ever!

Cost:  £120 (maximum 8 participants). Age 7+ years

Download the Dry Slope Ski and Sledge Birthday Party Invitation

Package 4: Dry Slope Snowboarding (1st October to 30th April)

Fancy learning to snowboard. Our Centre's snowboard instructor will get you learning all the techniques to get you started in this very popular winter sport.

Cost:  £15 per person (Max 4 participants - Min age 12 years) 

Download the Dry Slope Snowboarding Birthday Party Invitation

Package 5: Junior Sledging (1st October to 30th April)

Fancy a cool 1-hour sledging session for the wee yins aged 4-10 years. Kids will get to sledge from the top of the ski slope and even race against their pals to see who is quickest down.  Ski helmet and gloves provided. We recommend wearing sturdy boots which we can provide.

Cost:  £7.50 per person (Max 12 participants - Min age 4 years) 

Download the Dry Slope Snowboarding Birthday Party Invitation

Package 6: Indoor / Outdoor Target Archery (all year)

Here is your opportunity to try a fun sport called Target Archery. During this 90-minute session, your group will learn the basics to get you all shooting well and then play some fun archery games and finish off with a competition to get the best shots when you practice and keep a steady aim.

Our Archery Introductory Sessions are open to people age 7 plus and are inclusive for people of all ranges of abilities.

This package is for up to 12 participants so why not challenge your friends, families, or work colleagues to this great experience.

When weather allows, your group will get to use our newly developed outdoor archery range where your skills will be tested in a range of different distances to the target and if not so nice , we shall use the indoor range. 

Cost:  £15 per person (Minimum 6 participants - maximum 12). Min age 7 years.

Download the Indoor Target Archery Birthday Party Invitation

Package 7: Tyrolean ( Zip Line) (all year)

This is one of our new activities on offer. Come along to Balgay Hill close to our Centre and take part in a 90-minute activity session building your very own zip line next to the blue bridge and have fun zipping across quite high up to the other side. This is a fun session but we must advise that we can only have 1 person zipping at a time so group must be patient to wait then have a head for heights prepare for a thrill when it's your turn. 

Cost:  £12 per person (minimum 6 participants). Minimum age 8 years.

Package 8:  Douglaswood Multi Activity Experience

Come and enjoy a multi activity experience with Ancrum at Douglaswood Scout Estate where we have partnered with Dundee District Scouts to create a 100 metre zipline, outdoor archery, orienteering course, crate and tree climbs, combat archery, den building and camp fire activities.

Transport can be provided at an extra cost. Check with our Admin Team for transport costs. Meet at Douglaswood Estate, Dundee District Scout Centre. Subject to availabilty.

Cost:  £30 per person, minimum 8 participants, maximum 30. 3 hour multi activity.