Welcome to Tank Driving Scotland’s page of wheeled ‘off roading’ machines.
Segway Off Road Experience
Segway off road experience,
Take charge of these fantastic machines and experience the thrill of off road trecking on two wheels!
once you have mastered the flat stuff we will take you on a tour where you will see what these machines can really do.
from age 10 up.
Segways are based at perth site www.theedgeoutdoor.com
Segway off road transporters are the height of technology, and we have them for you to enjoy.
Issued with all the safety kit you will be brieffed on the how they work before taking control, then after a brieff training session it's on to the fun stuff.
10 min kitting up & training
10 Min practice & agility
20 Min off road treck
For age 10 + Minimum rider height 5 feet Minmum weight is 6.5 stone , Max weight 19 stone
Also enjoy a free half day of paintball worth £19.99 for two people with each segway experience booked !(over 17's)
Argo Cat 8 X 8 Amphibious Buggy
Argo Cat 8 X 8 Amphibious Buggy,
Grouped with other Argo drivers
Take control of this 8 X 8 Go anywhere amphibious buggy & feel the thrill of go where you want when you want.
We will kit you up & give you a full safety briefing before you get to grips on the Argo Cat on the flat ground first, you will be amazed how it can turn on the spot with ease and swim through water.
once you have mastered the controls we will then get you trained on how to master assents & descents before you get to swim it in our Argo pool.
Dont worry the fun does not end there once we have trained you you can look forward to a marsh trek where you will get to see what the true meaning of go anywhere means.
Age 16 + We can also do Junior rides where kids & an adult can ride with the instructor driving
You will be on site for aprox 80 Min this includes the kitting up briefing , de briefing, training & the driving experience. the experience is based on driving a set track.
Passengers are welcome and are charged at £ 20 per adult & £ 10 per child. we provide all kit but advise outdoor clothes & prepare for cold & wet weather.
Amphibious Lorry Experience
Drive this massive 10 tonne Stalwart Amphibious Lorry! -8 cylinder engine, 6 wheel drive, 4 wheel steering, a reverse gearbox and it’s fully amphibious.
– Total experience approx 1.5hrs
– Major general tank drive in apc 3 laps of track
– Alvis Stalwart Drive time approx 15mins
– Course includes Beginners track and Obstacle negotiation track
– One on one instuction
Arrive on site with us and your Drill Sergeant will kit you up in all the army gear.. The combat clothing.. The camouflage face paint and the 'uber important' kevlar lid (helmet..!)
Once you've received your briefing, we'll take you out to the track to meet your new friend..
You'll receive a briefing on the history and uses of this vehicle, hear how it swims across rivers carrying troops and supplies. Inspect all it's water jets, complex steering mechanisms and it's general sheer size!
Once you're happy that Jeeves has cared well for your new toy.. You will climb up it's massive exterior and through the hatch on the roof. Lower yourself into the hot seat and prepare for an introduction to the controls.. Bring a pen and paper.. You might need to take notes on this one!
You'll do a laps to get used to the controls of this vehicle.. Its definitley more complicated than driving a tank..! - Once your instructor is happy that you know your right from your left, you will hit the track to take on some of our more challenging humps, bumps and water dips..
Survive being chased by enemy tanks, return your vehicle, your instructor and yourself to headquarters in one piece.. and we will proudly present you with your well earned Tank Driving Scotland Certificate of Achievement. (Which you may proudly display to all comrades as proof that you are officially 'King of the Road!')
This experience lasts for around 1 hour.
This is for people with a driving license only, Do not book this unless the driver is able to climb into the vehicle and due to the cramped driving space this will not suit the larger driver. Please confirm prior to booking if this will be suitable