Things to do

There are lots of activities to do on and off site at Cox Wood campsite.

Big Activities

Shooting (permission form) Climbing, abseiling & bouldering
Pedal Carts (activity guide) Crate stacking (activity guide)
Archery Adventure Playground
Pioneering (poles and ropes available FOC) Sumo Suits (activity guide)
Den Building- in Dragons Dens

The Glade

The Glade is an activity space (No camping) where you can have a game, run your own activities or simply somewhere to have a chill.


We have a wooden playground which is always popular with children of all ages and gives some chill out time.

Small Activities

We have a number of small activities which can be booked out. Availability for these changes so please check when booking.  Click on the activity below for an activity guide:

Ballista (Small)

Ballista (Medium)

Basket Ball

Bungee Run

Connect 4

Cross bows & sucker darts

Instant Bivies

Large pioneering

Marsh crossing

Orienteering course


The Stocks

Tyre Stack

Various bat and ball games

Wet sponge fight

Off Site

Places to Visit nearby: Wrexham Water World pool with rapid rides, jacuzzi whirlpool and swimming pool. Chester Zoo. Chester Roman museum and ancient walls. Ty Mawr Country Park. Rockcliming at Trevor Rocks. Mountain Biking at Llandegla Forect. Pontcysllte Aqueduct (just awarded World Heritage Status). Canal boat rides at Llangollen. Liverpool and Manchester city centres and tourist attractions less than 1 hour away.