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Lake District Activities with Lakeland Ascents

54 Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
+44 7702 942980
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Gorge Scrambling

Great, exciting activity to do with the kids. Would’ve loved to have done the higher jumps as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Deri R
via mobile
ESK GORGE CANYONING! Amazing time!!

As a day trip, that is well lead, with confidence and safety, as well as the well needed adrenaline... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Elliott H
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Experience the adventure of the mountain environment and get involved in our popular and exhilarating Lake District activities.
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“gorge scrambling” (120 reviews)
“stickle ghyll” (39 reviews)
“church beck” (43 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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54 Main Road, Windermere LA23 1DX, England
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+44 7702 942980
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"big jump"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great, exciting activity to do with the kids. Would’ve loved to have done the higher jumps as advertised, but still worthwhile doing all the same.More

Thank Deri R
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LakelandAscentsTeam, Owner at Lake District Activities with Lakeland Ascents, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Deri and thanks for the review. Great that you guys had a good time with us. The higher jumps unfortunately weren't suitable for your group as they're pretty serious and you had young children with you. Come and join us on our canyoning trip...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As a day trip, that is well lead, with confidence and safety, as well as the well needed adrenaline kick you do this type of thing for, THIS WAS PERFECT! Si, who lead our trip, is a great guy, fun, talkative and just a pleasure...More

Thank Elliott H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So simple to book. Met Simon at the arranged car park and was met with a very friendly instructor called Si. We changed in the car park into our wet suits provided by Si. We took a short walk before getting into the water and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely fantastic. We went Gorge scrambling with Si the instructor who was very knowledgeable, very friendly and extremely supportive. It was a fun filled afternoon with various challenges for the group to complete. It was challenging but extremely good fun. Highly recommended and very good...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two brilliant mornings in the Lakes with Si and his assistant Jem... Si was good fun, knowledgable, very safety conscious and very patient with the kids when they had a bit of a wobble on the abseiling! Would recommend to anyone and will definitely do...More

Thank David W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our kids aged 9-13 absolutely loved the morning gorge scrambling in Stoneycroft Ghyll near Derwent. We donned wetsuits in the car park then walked about 10 mins up hill for over an hour scramble back down. Simon was a great instructor and certainly managed to...More

Thank SamGreen40
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous day out Grade 3 scrambling on Pinnacle Ridge. Superb instructor who was very knowledgeable and great fun to be with. Many thanks to Si who got back to me straight away and organised the whole day. Strongly recommend you book with this company. They...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant morning ghyll scrambling, the whole family loved it. From our first enquiry to the end of the day, it was a great experience. Si was professional, patient, encouraging and great fun. I Don't leave The Lake District without trying this!

Thank Rachel H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

8 of us altogether for a stag celebration. All had a fantastic time from the old to the young. Si accomadated to all our abilities and included everyone in all the activities/challenges we had to complete. Everyone absoloutly loved the experience and would 100% recommend...More

Thank Sam M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of Simon taking us gorge scrambling; his attitude, and knowledge of Church Beck was excellent. I would strongly recommend booking a trip with this company if you’re in the area!!! Thank you.

Thank Andrew R
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Becca L
17 January 2017|
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Response from LakelandAscentsTeam | Property representative |
Hi and thanks for the enquiry. We don't offer canoeing. Please check our website and let us know which activities you are interested in. All of our activities are fine for people with no experience.
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Martin Z
15 November 2016|
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Response from LakelandAscentsTeam | Property representative |
I presume you're wondering about the gorge scrambling sessions, as opposed to rock climbing! Don't worry - he doesn't need to be able to swim. He will be wearing a buoyancy aid so he can float about to his leisure. If he... More
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