Lightwater Valley Theme Park, North Stainley

3.2
Thrill yourself on Europe's longest roller coaster and a range of other rides at Lightwater Valley Theme Park. Stretching for 24 km (15 mi) through a forested area and climbing hills with heights of 31 m (102 ft) and 32.6 m (107 ft), The Ultimate provides a long shot of adrenaline and views over the park and surrounding area. Many of the rides and attractions sit in elaborately themed areas, such as the pirate world of Skeleton Cove and the Angry Birds activity area, which contains pig tunnels, climbing walls, and large touchscreens based on the hit game. Take thrilling rides on Wild River Rapids and Falls of Terror, or opt for tamer fun aboard the Lightwater Express miniature train and in the animal-filled Eagles' Creek Farm. Choose from a range of eateries, and dine outside without packing your own picnic by visiting one of the outdoor eating areas. Book your tickets online in advance to save money on admission to the park. To visit Lightwater Valley Theme Park and other attractions in Ripon, use our Ripon trip planner .
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  • What a fantastic day. Alot cheaper than other theme parks and just as good. Indoor play area with cafe, Jo's cafe full English for £5.99 pictured below, cash only in the park but is a cash machine at ...  more »
  • Disappointed, been going for years since I was a child haven't been for around a year, found three of the "thrill" rides for older children closed which meant the girls both age 14 got around everythi...  more »
  • Visited on Sunday 20th Aug '17. A huge disappointment. Our group comprised 2 adults and 3 children aged 7, 9 & 11 years. Over a half dozen of the rides were closed for maintenance including the Ultima...  more »
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  • Great morning and afternoon spent here. Not too busy in may desire being kids holiday period. Got everything we wanted to do done in a few hours. Not Alton towers but still great fun.
  • Had a fantastic day. Went with all the family with children from 3 Yrs to 11 yrs old. Was plenty to do and even the adults loved it.
  • A small park that has got everything right. Good mix of rides, nice and clean, with plenty to see and do. We loved the falconry show and overall we had a great time.
  • Great place for kids and their folks. Great rides. Bit of an old school feel to it. Relaxed and easy day out.
  • Love this theme park it's perfect to visit with my 3 children aged 5, 10 and 14 as there are rides they can all enjoy. Not a place for big thrill seekers.

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