Adventurous activities near Woodland Hills

Extravagant: bizarre or unfamiliar appearance or sound; strange and unusual; difficult to accept; far beyond the bounds of expected or normal behavior.

The same goes for common definitions of the phrase “strange”, but in our opinion there are many other uses of the word – including how we feel about certain unusual things to do, or adventure activities, in and around Woodland Hills. From ax throwing to glass blowing, if you’re looking for something other than going to the local movie theater to fight your covid blues, we may have just redefine “different”.

Ax throwing

Located at 19314 Boulevard Ventura in Tarzana, Golden Ax Co. specializes in an exciting and unique sport – throwing axes at targets just for fun. No experience is required, because Golden Ax Co. has specialists waiting to teach you everything you need to know, and friends and family are invited to share in an experience you won’t soon forget. As LA’s number one ax throwing venue – yes, there are a few – Golden Ax Co. is dedicated to the safety, well-being and enjoyment of all guests, so come participate in a great sport that enhances competition and relieves stress.

glass blowing

Located at 5029 West Jefferson Boulevard in Los Angeles, KT glassware was founded by glass artist Kazuki Takizawa to meet the needs of customers and businesses for custom glass design. Today, the studio is conveniently located in the West Adams neighborhood of LA, this state-of-the-art facility is available to designers, students, and professional glassblowers who wish to work with molten glass. If you’ve been looking for something truly off the beaten path to do around Woodland Hills, take a private glassblowing class or lesson at KT glassware – we guarantee you a splendid time.

Take a wine hike

Located at 23130 Sherman Way in West Hills, Malibu Wines and Beer Garden represents the latest concept from the popular Malibu Wine Tasting Roomthis new location in West Hills serving sow and saddlerock label wines as well as a variety of local and regional craft beers. The main building represents a historic 1930s Mission-style mansion originally owned by 1930s actor Francis Lederer, and was declared a Historic-Cultural Monument in 1978. Best of all, Malibu Wines is a wonderful place to hike with friends when looking for some adventurous activities near Woodland Hills – here you can explore the vineyard and grounds while sipping on Rose pops, take a spin around the grounds on a loop of two miles and enjoying the sun and the company of companions.

Visit an escape room

Labyrinth of Los Angeles rooms, with locations across Los Angeles, offers myriad options for the escape room fanatic in so many themes, including Cyberpunk Samurai, Spy Dogs, What Happened to the Garretts, Tombstone, They’re coming, Sky Odyssey, World of Illusions, Pharaoh’s Tomb, The Abyss, The Dragon’s Lair, Magic Kingdom, Vampire, Jack the Ripper, One Way Ticket, Lunar Mission, Pirate Bay, Secret Mission, Jungle Game, Prison, Motel, Lord of Swords and a number of new upcoming rooms such as Alice in Horrorland, Men in Suits, Something’s Going On and sherlock holmes. Here’s the perfect way to spend time with family or friends, whether it’s a birthday party, corporate event, or general social outing. Become an adventurer and challenge yourself with these premium logic puzzles!

Painting Pottery

color me mine, located at 23641 Calabasas Road in Calabasas, provides fun for the whole family by allowing everyone to select the perfect ceramic piece, choose favorite paint colors, and then work on unique custom pottery creations. If you’re not so good at doing something on your own – or one of the kids doesn’t really have an artistic eye – you can check out some previous pieces completed by others. color me mine customers for inspiration. The company also offers a full calendar of events as well as workshops and classes.

Play laser tag

ultrazone laser tag, located at 14622 Ventura Boulevard #208 in Sherman Oaks is the “ultimate laser adventure,” fully equipped and ready for kids’ birthday parties, casual play, groups, teens, adults, youth groups, church groups, corporate parties, fundraisers and more. Here, state-of-the-art laser tag games, arcade games and special events await to provide an afternoon or evening of non-stop fun and excitement. Put on a vest and enter a fog-filled arena where you will be completely immersed in another world. Each game of laser tag is 12 minutes of playing time, with 10-15 minutes of instruction beforehand.

Have a paintball or nerf war (or archery)

paintball battle park, located at 31050 Charlie Canyon Road in Castaic, is Southern California’s premier paintball, airsoft, nerf and archery center, offering a wide variety of unique terrain that ensures every game played is thrilling and different. Walk-in paintball play is available to players who show up on the field without a reserved private party, with games taking place every Saturday and Sunday; walking groups are usually divided by paintball battle park in rental group (beginner) and self-equipped group (advanced). The facility can accommodate groups of up to 500 players, and private parties are advised to book at least three days in advance.

Woodland Hills is an area of ​​Los Angeles that is full of interesting things to do, so if you are looking for a unique experience or adventurous, dare we say extravagant activities? – the aforementioned spots should scratch that itch.

Sara H. Byrd