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Are the rides affected by wind and rain?

Tuesday 11th April 2023

Are the rides affected by wind and rain?

Paultons Park is an outdoor attraction and the vast majority of the rides are outside.

Some rides and attractions are affected by the weather and may close during extreme conditions such as high winds, very heavy rain or thunder and lightning.

The safety of our guests and staff is always our number one priority – please be assured that we constantly monitor wind conditions in real time, using our very own weather station, to enable us to adjust the operation of rides accordingly. Please download the free Paultons Park App for live updates on ride availability.

Heavy Rain
During periods of heavy rain some rides may be suspended.

High Winds
The following rides and attractions will close during periods of high winds:
Note the garden areas will be closed during high winds also.

30 mph
The Cobra

32 mph
Flight of the Pterosaur
Windy Castle
The Queen’s Flying Coach Ride
Windmill Towers
Storm Chaser
Farmyard Flyer

40 mph
Peppa’s Big Balloon Ride
Miss Rabbit’s Helicopter Flight
Raging River Ride
Sky Swinger

50 mph
Pirate Ship
Buffalo Falls (this ride could close at a lower wind speed based on the wind direction)

Guests are able to change their visit date for a £20 fee, up to midnight the day before a visit. should another date be preferable.

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