Gloucester Business Improvement District (BID) are proud sponsors of this years Gloucester Tall Ships & Adventure.

This year’s festival is jam-packed with activities for the whole family. Returning to Gloucester during Tall Ships is the Zip Wire! Soak up the views and historic ships whilst zooming across the docks. 

Buy an access all areas ticket to the amazing Gloucester Tall Ships & Adventure festival with a Zip Wire experience across the Docks for just £39.95 (+ booking fee).


  • For 1 person.
  • Min weight 30kg.
  • Max weight 100kg.
  • No age restriction.
  • All participants will need to sign waivers on the day.
The ride promises real excitement for adrenaline junkies, thrill seekers and for those wanting a different view of the beautiful historic city.  It is estimated that riders will reach speeds of about 40 mph, soaring above the roof tops at heights of over 100 feet above the ground.


The ZIP wire will run to nearly 1000 feet from one side of the docks to the other. The Zip wire will be at Gloucester Docks for only three days, from 25th May until 27th May and there is a strictly limited number of people who will be able to take part, so organisers are encouraging anyone who is interested to book immediately.
Dates and times of operation:
  • Saturday 25th May
    10am – 5:45pm
  • Sunday 26th May
    10am – 5:45pm
  • Monday 27th May
    10am – 4:45pm
Tickets are available on a first come first served basis and can be purchased now!

Just so you know what to expect, click the image to watch a video which was taken in Liverpool.