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  • Essex Tourism Awards

High Wire

ESSEX TOURISM AWARDS 2011 WINNER - Tourism Experience




The Secret Nuclear Bunker, Ongar Road,
Kelvedon Hatch,
CM15 0LA


Challenge yourself on our new high ropes adventure courses - we have 5 courses on three levels plus a big zip wire, climbing wall and our 13 metre free fall fan descender. Our recent investmetnt in the newest safety systems means that everyone over the age of 6 can safely participate in ropes course activities.
We offer birthday parties, as well as activities for corporate clients, schools and youth groups and hen/stag parties.
Why not combine your visit to Rope Runners with a tour of the Secret Nuclear Bunker?

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDogs acceptedSmoking not allowed

Opening details

From 1st March to 30th November we are Tuesdays to Sundays from 10.00 - 5.30. Mondays and evening sessions by arrangement. From 1st December to end of February we are open Thursday - Sundays 10.00- 3.30 and on other days by arrangement.


Children (Age 6-15) - £20.00
Adults (Age 16 and over) £28.00

Birthday parties from £21 per head.
Off peak rates and discounts for schools and groups apply - check our website for more details:

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Map reference: TQ 557993  Lat: 51.67089 Long: 0.25022

By Public Transport:
Bus service: The 501 bus service runs every hour and stops near the Secret Nuclear Bunker on request.
For detailed timetable information please check the Arriva website www.arrivabus.co.uk , or call the Traveline public transport information service on 08700 200 22 33.

Rail travel: The nearest mainline train stations are Brentwood or Shenfield (Taxis available – about 7 miles).
For train times ring National Rail Enquiries on 0845 748 4950.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed