FORGET THE stereotypical overpriced restaurant this Valentine’s Day and instead check out our favourite local unusual day-date ideas…
This high rope adventure course is the UK’s biggest sky trial, set over four levels with 38 unique challenges – there’s something for all daredevil types! From wobbly rope bridges to tight ropes, cargo nets and swinging stepping stones – all are floating high above the River Tees. Based at Tees Barrage, tickets start from £8pp – don’t forget to scream!
Why not visit RSPB Saltholme for a peaceful day out with your other half? This Wildlife Reserve and Discovery Park is a nature trail full of gulls, hares and butterflies with a stunning wildlife garden to explore the sights, sounds and smells of the great outdoors. Based near Seaton Carew, entry is free but costs £5 per car to park – don’t forget your wellies!
If you and your partner are always competing then a trip to a mini golf course is a must. Holey Molies is an 18-hole golf course and includes the world’s longest hole at 264 feet. The fun continues from there, including a Stranger Things-inspired tunnel, peacocks and much more. Based in Skelton, prices are £5.50 for adults – don’t forget to mark down the scores!
Where’s your favourite unusual date? Let us know below!