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Crags Adventures

| Station Precinct, Windermere LA23 1AH, England
+44 15395 92193
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Impossible to not enjoy

Craig must be the nicest bloke I have ever met. Him and his lovely wife run the business and it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Will T
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Melbourne, Australia
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Ghyll Scrambling - Highly Recommended

My daughter and myself booked Ghyll scrambling with Crags Adventures at Church Beck Coniston. We... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Easton_p73
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County Durham, United Kingdom
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We are a small, family run outdoor activity company. Our activities are ghyll scrambling/gorge walking/canyoning, abseiling, via ferrata, guided rock climbing, learn to lead climbing and scrambling. Our mission is to provide you with fun and exhilarating adventures of the highest quality for the lowest possible price. We truly love what we do and are genuinely passionate and enthusiastic about giving you the adventure you deserve. We aim to give you the type of memories that will last forever. Our age limit is 9 years upwards and we take out individuals, couples, groups of friends & families right through to stag & hen parties.
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“ghyll scrambling” (138 reviews)
“church beck” (47 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Station Precinct, Windermere LA23 1AH, England
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+44 15395 92193
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Craig must be the nicest bloke I have ever met. Him and his lovely wife run the business and it certainly has the feel of being family run. Vickie even rearranged the time of our activity to suit me. They provided me and my partner...More

Thank Will T
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My daughter and myself booked Ghyll scrambling with Crags Adventures at Church Beck Coniston. We had an amazing time throughout. Craig was very informative from the outset and put us all at ease. Every step of the way was explained to us in simple terms...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic experience ghyll scrambling in Church Beck, Coniston. It was so easy to book with Crags Adventures and Vickie responds very quickly to emails. She and Craig provided helpful advice about our various medical requirements and also emailed beforehand to change our venue...More

Thank ScotlandAliH
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CragsCrew, Owner at Crags Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the brilliant review. We are pleased you were fine with the venue change, we normally have too much rain instead of none for weeks on end! It's great to hear your nerves disappeared and you all had a great time during the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

3 x junior family (14-20 years ) went for a scramble at Church Beck (second visit) - I followed from the footpath above. All I could hear was howls of laughter and cheers of encouragement as I managed to catch glimpses of them all sliding...More

Thank BOKNOK
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CragsCrew, Owner at Crags Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We're pleased they all had a great time during the ghyll scramble with Craig.Thanks very much for your returning Custom, we appreciate it! We look forward to you coming back next year.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The booking process was simple and Vickie was really helpful and friendly. The morning itself was absolutely brilliant and we had the best time!! Craig was a fantastic guide and put us at ease straightaway. The Ghyll scrambling itself was very good fun and if...More

Thank Amy W
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CragsCrew, Owner at Crags Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Amy , for the excellent review! We are pleased you really enjoyed the day and found the booking process easy. We look forward to hearing from you both next year for some more adventures! Thanks for booking.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely fantastic day - well worth the two hour drive to get there. Craig was brilliant - safety conscious whilst having banter and making everyone at ease. A quick walk to the top and the we were straight in the water - brilliant. Some great...More

Thank Walter10
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CragsCrew, Owner at Crags Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to review your time in the ghyll. We are really pleased it was worth the 2 hour drive to get there! The only question is how are you going to top your husbands date?! Look forward to hearing...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic time at Stickle Ghyll last week. Craig was a great guide and encouraged us all along the way. We has SO MUCH FUN - thank you. There were a few challenging bits (especially for me, who spent several minutes at the...More

Thank MightyVister
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CragsCrew, Owner at Crags Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much for your review. We are pleased you had fun at Stickle Ghyll- that's what it's all about!Well done for overcoming some fears and giving the challenges a go. We look forward to hearing from you all again for another one! Thanks for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A realy great time with Craig & Vickie, they were on it right off from meeting us. Both made sure everyone in our group (7 of us) knew what we were doing and that everyone was safe. Beautiful location and good craic with them too....More

Thank RichMalcolm
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CragsCrew, Owner at Crags Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We both had a great time with you all on Saturday doing Stoney croft ghyll. Brilliant laugh, everyone was up for fun and 10 out of 10 for the fastest changing for a group! Hope you all enjoyed the match, we were back and just...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On behalf of pubside: We had a great day out with Craig today in Coniston. We spent a few hours climbing down a gorge and jumping into pools of water. Craig was a cracking guy and was very friendly with us all. The banter was...More

Thank Robert S
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CragsCrew, Owner at Crags Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're pleased you had a great time doing Church Beck canyon with Craig. Thanks for taking the time to review your day and for fully recommending Crags Adventures. We look forward to hearing from you again for another adventure. Thanks again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic day doing church beck today, loads of fun even with all the recent dry weather. Quite a few big jumps and slides, keeping it interesting. The guide was great banter and kept us all safe. Would definitely recommend and will go back...More

Thank Andrew S
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CragsCrew, Owner at Crags Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Andrew, we appreciate you taking the time to review you doing Church Beck canyon. We're pleased you had load of fun during that activity and good banter with Craig. Thanks again!

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Sophie S
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Response from Craig B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sophie. Some are I’m sure but others don’t have access in the winter like The Big One. You have to take your boyfriend Ghyll Scrambling it’s the best thing ever! and Crags Adventures is epic, Craig’s brilliant. Message... More
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