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No.1 Adventure Activity Centre. We are the specialists in water,rock,wind & land based activities across Newquay and Cornwall.Vertical Descents is ideally situated for your fun packed day out wherever you are. We run over 20 activities with our...more
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South Quay Hill | 4 Treffry Centre, Newquay TR7 1HT, England
+44 7891 264342
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

I booked this for some of our rugby team, so there were 11 x 16 year old lads and 2 coaches. I have to say that the staff were amazing, Scott and Morgan really put the lads through their paces. Some great climbing, swimming and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

Trust me when I tell you this no venture for the faint of heart. It is probably one of the most fun and challenging adventure activities I have taken part in. The instructors were skilled and supportive and helped to create an air of light...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

A fantastic experience. Our instructors could not have been more professional or friendly. It was a real highlight of our holiday.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Fantastic time coasteering in rough seas mid-October. Two outstanding guides to help throughout and although pretty tiring it was a great fun & exhilarating adrenaline rush. A must do experience in a wonderful place. All gear provided, wet suits kept us warm, guides kept us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend booked a session on the day which wasn’t a problem even though it was just the 2 of us, being my second time with vertical descents imagine my delight when we were greeted by our guide Scott who had been the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We were really lucky and it was just myself and nephews on the trip. The guides were brilliant and great fun but also took the safety part really seriously which was very comforting. Some friends of ours did a trip with another company and felt...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

amazing day out, staff were spot on, tailored the trip to group, we did more and was a much better day than I thought it would be.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Spike C
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Can honestly say that goes down as one of the best days of my life .... Sea kayaking and coasteering with the lovely Josh and Scot ... whilst I said swimming / Kayaking with seals was the best bit .... jumping from 8m was pretty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Boardski
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Loved every second. Duncan, our guide, was fabulous! £45 for a full afternoon of adventure was worth every penny! Definitely recommend if you're in the area!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience. Both our guides extremely pleasant and encouraging. Never pushed anyone in the group to do anything they didn’t feel comfortable doing. Always ensure that water depths were safe by trying out the jumps themselves. Only bad thing is that it didn’t last longer,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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