Calling all adrenaline junkies! The UAE just saw the opening of a pretty cool adventure park for the first time ever.
XQuarry is catered to serve the adventurous souls out there with off-road obstacles and trails so you can feel the ultimate rush. Let’s take a ride along and find out what it’s all about.
Spread over an area of 600,000 sqm (that’s about 20 km of exploring!), XQuarry is located in AlMleiha desert surrounded by Al Faya Mountain. You can easily reach it in about 60 minutes from Sharjah.
Facilities and Services
XQuarry prides itself on offering quite the raw experience—just you, rough terrains, and your car!
However, great services and amazing activities that suit everyone always make things interesting:
- 18 4×4 obstacles
- 20 km off-road trails
- Running obstacle course
- MTB cycling trails
- Hiking trails
- Remote control car tracks
- BBQ area
- Resting area.
Time to break down the adventure that awaits you:
1. Off-Roading with Your Car
The ultimate off-roading haven you’ve been dreaming of just arrived. Here you have vast open spaces in the hard terrain of AlMleiha desert to explore. Expect many many rocks and a mud pit!
There are terrains at XQuarry Park that suit every skill level, so don’t sweat it if you’re a beginner. And there are even training courses you can take to learn how to do it safely. All you have to do is bring your car along.
Whether you’re into it on your own or, better yet, with a group of family or friends, it’s guaranteed fun. There are future plans for the possibility to rent a 4x4a coming soon.
Here are the types of vehicles allowed inside the park:
- 4x4s that are road registered
- Modified 4x4s, but they have to be in a good condition and they will be tested first on-site
- UTVs with a roll cage.
2. Running Obstacle Course
Fitness enthusiasts will adore this one for sure. This obstacle course will not go easy on you! Prepare to get rough; you will have to get through it by climbing, jumping, crawling, and swinging! You could get wet too.
So, make sure you have the proper attire on, and it’s recommended to wear some gloves to avoid getting hurt.
3. Cycling Trail
Bring along your bike and take on this 3-km MTB track with your friends. Be prepared for some interesting obstacles and steep curves. Let’s see who will be the winner!
4. Hiking Trails
There are several hiking trails available within the park to take on with a distance that’s just above 12 km. For beginners or families with kids, some trails are just 3 km to get you started.
Don’t forget to take amazing photos! Advanced hikes take you to the top of cliffs and offer breathtaking panoramic views of the desert.
5. Remote Control Cars
Do you own your own RC car? If you do and would like to test it out in the great outdoors, this is definitely the place for it. Bring it along and control it in this custom-built 500 m RC track with obstacles and revel the excitement!
There are specified areas where you can overlook the entire track as you operate your car.
- Entry fee to the park: Starting AED 50/day (kids enter for free)
- All outdoor activities: Starting AED 50/day
- Prices for off-roading are as follows:
- Access to the park for the whole day per car and two individuals: AED 150/day
- Off-roading private instructor: AED 399/hour
- Off-roading group course (6 hours with a break for half an hour): AED 499/day.
- The park is open on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 9 am to 6 pm.
- It is also available during weekdays via booking in advance.
- Whatsapp on +971 (0)55 285 5336
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
XQuarry Park promises a great time like no other. It’s time for a different type of fun! Head over there with your family or friends and you’ll be wanting to be there every weekend.