Challenge your team!
Whether you are booking a half day or full day team building package you will need to select your choice of activities from the list below:
Morning ONLY Activities:
Animal Training and Communications
Take on the Animal training and Communications Challenge and your team will be instructed in the secrets of animal training by one of our experts. Your team will then be given the chance to have a go yourselves and train the most difficult of animals, each other!
Next is the chance to watch an expert trainer at work with one of their animals, before your team heads off to compete in the sheepdog trials, an exercise in planning, following directions and trust as well as being a whole lot of fun!
Morning or Afternoon Activities:
NEW ACTIVITY (available for bookings from 3rd April 2023) – Zooper Quiz
This Team Building activity is suitable for everyone to enjoy. Each team sets off into the Zoo to play our version of a quiz night. There’s a Sports round, Music round, Food round etc. but of course all are animal themed. You’ don’t need to have animal knowledge to enjoy this activity; the teams will have fun working out the answers together around the Zoo amongst the animals.
This activity helps with time management, communication skills, listening skills and of course working as a team.
‘Dragon’s Den meets the Lion’s Den’ – With this activity your team will explore the Zoo and gather information about 5 selected animals. Each team will then be given a fun scenario and must pitch 1 of the 5 animals that they feel is best suited to the situation, based on the facts they’ve learnt along the away.
Use your imagination to WOW the Host and fellow colleagues with the best Animal Pitch to WIN the challenge!
This exercise will help to enhances skills in communication, debating, time management as well as presenting and creativity.
Creations for Creatures – With this exercise, your team is introduced to the concept of animal enrichment, a method employed by zoo keepers to keep their animals happy, healthy and stimulated.
Your team will be given advice and guidelines and supplied with all the materials and sticky tape you need before racing against the clock to design and construct a device to test the abilities of some of our animals.
This is an exercise in planning, time budgeting and cooperation to not only build an exciting toy, but also deliver it right inside the animals enclosure where it will be judged by the toughest panel of all, the animals themselves!
Embark upon the Treasure Quest! Armed with only a treasure map and some basic equipment, your teams must race against time and each other to solve the riddles, complete the tasks and answer the questions that stand between them and the glory of claiming the Lost Tracker’s treasure for themselves.
With both physical and mental challenges along the way, this exercise has something for all abilities and tests skills in lateral thinking, problem solving, planning and of course working together as a team. But ultimately, only the most successful team will claim the right to step forward and take on the final challenge and see if they have what it takes to claim the Lost Tracker’s treasure!