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Explorer Day Pass

More Activities. More Fun. For the Best Value!

Play an unlimited number of activities all-in-one day pass! The Pass operates like a regular amusement park pass. All activities are on a first come, first served basis. Here's to all-day fun at one price! Make your day even bigger and add-on the popular Climb & Zipline Adventure.
Play 10+ Awesome Activities
Play As Many Times As You want

Explorer Day Pass Details

Age:
3+ (See age requirements below)
Weekend Price:
$50 Ages 10 & Up
$45 Ages  9 & Under

Some restrictions apply.

What's Included In The Pass?

Buy one pass and play 10+ awesome activities at The Forge Adventure Park. There's something for all ages and interests.

Kids Adventure Zone

The one-of-a-kind outdoor jungle gym for kids! Includes 30 fun elements.
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Laser Tag

The team game of simulated combat experience & realistic sound effects.
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Axe Throwing

Hurl an axe at a wooden bullseye in this safe & social game played in teams.
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Archery Range

Try out your archery skills at our all new range!
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Archery Battle Tag

The new group game combining dodgeball with archery using foam-tipped arrows.
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4-Seater Dino Bikes

Take a leisurely ride as a family and explore The Forge together.
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Digital Scavenger Hunts

Outdoor scavenger hunts using augmented reality to find clues.
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Classic Scavenger Hunts

Self-guided puzzles to solve clues and explore nature.
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Orienteering

Master your navigational skills with a detailed map and compass.
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BMX & Mountain Biking

Epic Mtn/BMX biking with a world-class Bike Park, Pump Track & Skills Courses
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Closed for the season

Water Tag

Cool off with the ultimate water cannon battle equipped with cool equipment!
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Closed for the season

Kayak & Canoe

Float and glide on the Lemont Quarry lake in a single/double kayak or a canoe.
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Closed for the season

Maceball

The new game where teams play capture the flag in a foam sword duelling game.
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Free Parking & Park Admission

Parking and admission to park are always free — we're a free-to-visit, pay-to-play adventure park.
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Book With Confidence

We get it. Plans sometimes change. We make it easy to cancel and reschedule your reservation.
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Where To Check-In

Park in Parking Lot 2, walk across the east footbridge, and start at the Kids Zone & Paddlesports Check-In.
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Explorer Day Pass Important Info & Requirements

The Explorer Day Pass is for everyone, however some activities have different availabilities, age requirements, or are sold as a group activity of up to 6 participants.
Minimum Age Requirements

Age 10+ years: Axe Throwing

Age  8+ years: Archery Battle Tag, Mace Ball, Archery Range, Laser Tag, Water Tag, Kayak/Canoe, Scavenger Hunts and Biking

Under 8 years with 18+ chaperone: Kayak & Canoe 

Age 5+ years: Laser Tag, Water Tag, Classic Scavenger Hunt

Age 3-13 years: Kids Adventure Zone

All ages: Mountain Bike & BMX - Bring your own bike and helmet

Activity Availability
All these activities are available in your Explorer Day Pass : Kids Adventure Zone, Laser Tag, Axe Throwing, BMX & Mountain Biking, Archery Battle Tag, Maceball, Archery Range, Digital Scavenger Hunts, Classic Scavenger Hunts, Orienteering, Kayak & Canoe(seasonal) and Water Tag (seasonal)
Activity Availability Exceptions

Not all activities are available every day and every time slot due to weather, party bookings, maintenance and seasonal changes. Our team will do our best to suggest alternate activities when a chosen activity isn’t available. Please note, that we do not offer a refund based on partial closures of activities.

Group Activities

Note that some of our activities are sold as a group not individual bookings such as:

  • Digital Scavenger Hunt: groups up to 4 people
  • Orienteering: groups up to 6 people
Participant Waivers

All activities require a Participant Waiver and are emailed after booking. Or fill out the mandatory waiver form here.

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How It Works

Buy a Pass
Book a day pass online or in person for any day you choose.
Check-In
When you arrive at the check-in station at the entrance, a Forge Team member will share the park map and directions to the activities.
Play Time
The day pass operates like a regular amusement park pass. All activities are on a first come, first served basis. If there isn't a line up after you play, you are free to play the activity again! If there is a line up, you can choose to wait or play another another activity.
Forge Team Help
A Forge Team member will be located at each activity to let you know availability, duration times, and wait times.
Aerial & Climbing

Climb & Zipline Adventure

Climb rock walls, zipline, rappel and conquer high ropes courses. Book it when you want with a reserved time and date.
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New To The Forge?

Find out everything you need to know about The Forge including parking, directions, accessibility for disabled visitors and frequently asked questions.
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