Lakeside Karting Track, Thurrock, Essex, for families, offers Kids, Adult, Junior and Family Go-Karting, also children’s parties.
These days, family time together is often in short supply, so make a date to visit Lakeside Karting Essex, one of the largest and safest facilities in the South-East. Conveniently placed at Thurrock, Essex, Lakeside Go-Karting is adjacent to the world famous Lakeside Shopping Centre. Lakeside Karting is easy and simple to get to, whether you’re travelling from anywhere in Essex, Kent or London. Find the Lakeside karting track. Lakeside Karting accommodates most ages, making it ideal for family fun. We not only have one of the largest circuits in the South-East, but we also have a brand new children’s circuit .
The International circuit at Lakeside Karting Essex is 900 meters long, with a choice of 3 types of kart available to suit a variation of ages from 8 to infinity. See the one of the largest go karting tracks in the southeast. The children’s track is brand new with a minimum age of 3 years. The track is ideal for drivers not yet old enough to experience the thrill of the full International circuit. At 100 metres long and specially designed to be smooth and flowing it is easy to drive as well as being a challenge to younger drivers. What’s more, adults can ride with the youngsters, if required. Learn more about the children’s go karting track.
It’s safe to say that from the age of 3 up to any age (in consideration of abilities), Lakeside Karting in Essex can provide all your family members with a great day out. After all, we all know how important it is to spend time together as a family, but finding an activity that the whole family will enjoy can sometimes be tricky. This is where Lakeside Karting Essex steps in to save the day, with a wide selection of karts to suit all ages and abilities – we have a kart that will suit all your go-karting family members.
If you think you can handle it, for anyone aged 16 or over, our super-fast 320cc, 70mph performance, twin-engine prokart, will fly round Lakeside’s International Circuit, delivering enough adrenaline for even the most demanding of karting thrill seekers. If you are 10 years or over, the single engine Go-Kart could be for you, delivering fantastic performance and limpet like handling, at a top speed of 45mph. This kart offers an unforgettable go-karting experience guaranteed to make you want to come back for more. Find out more about our pro go kart.
For kid’s karting 8 years or over, the single engine cadet Go-Karts may be your choice of go-kart. In every aspect these karts look and handle like the real thing …a professional race kart with a feisty top speed of 45mph. This Kart offers a perfect combination of excitement and safety – ideal for novices looking to build karting confidence, and the younger family members. See our available go karts
And not forgetting the youngest family members – Lakeside Karting Essex invites them to check out our F1 Electric Karts. With a top speed of 5mph on our new Children’s Karting Race Track, these go-karts are ideal for children’s parties. A simple one pedal on/off speed control, extra light steering, Formula 1 noises and real working brake lights – perfect fun for your little one, and there is even room for mum or dad!
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With a variety of race options such as adult events, junior races, family events, and arrive and drive, we guarantee you will be spoilt for choice. Choose a go-karting event here.
What about the weather?
Come rain or shine, Lakeside Karting all-weather outdoor circuit is unrivalled, the facilities unrivalled and the fun unmatched by any other circuit in the South-East. It’s worth remembering that on those drizzly days we can supply waterproof suits whilst you enjoy the realistic experience of wet weather karting.
You might find that you’ve worked up a thirst after all that fun, so why not take a seat at the Lakeside Karting lounge, where you can enjoy a selection of hot and cold drinks. Our real bean-to-cup lattes come highly recommended!
Lakeside Karting in Essex also boasts a large undercover viewing balcony from where you can view the whole track. We cater for the whole family, with individual changing facilities and shower rooms. If you want to cheer your family on trackside, then you can do so from the ground floor spectator area. see our the Essex go karting facilities.
Conveniently located in Thurrock, Essex, Lakeside Go-Karting is easy and simple to get to, whether you’re travelling from Kent, London or anywhere in the South-East. There are excellent rail links to Chafford Hundred – from Upminster Station you can take the 370 to the Pilgrims roundabout followed by a 5 minute walk. We are close to the Lakeside Shopping Centre, just off the A13 or M25. Find the Lakeside karting track.