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Mountain adventures are our speciality. Whether it be Family Adventure, Guided Walk, Navigation course, Rock Climbing, Rock Scrambling, Gorge Scrambling, Canyoning, Abseiling, or any combination of these, we’re here to help ensure you experience the...more
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17 Kirkfield Rise, Ambleside LA22 9DL, England
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All reviews scafell pike gorge scrambling rock climbing stickle ghyll costa blanca met mark his knowledge wasdale head lake district great company family adventure an excellent teacher booked mark day hiking mixed ability guided walk clear instructions
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Even from the point of making enquiries about the day we found Mark to be super helpful. He gave us lots of ideas and options of what we could do and tailored the day to exactly what we wanted. Mark's approach means the day feels...More

Thank Sara T
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it. The Langdale valley always makes for such a great day out and we certainly got a great combination that day. So glad you both enjoyed it. Hope to see you all again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really excellent day climbing great Gable Mountain with Richie Torrance. Richie is a superb guide. His positive personality instils immediate confidence and, despite the weather, we had a really first class day climbing in the mountains. Many thanks!

Thank Hugh S
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it and have passed on your kind words to Richie too. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 23 September 2018

We could not have wished for a better guide in Richie. He was a pleasure to walk with and very helpful as he has a vast knowledge and experience of the area. He let us set a pace that we, in our 60's, were happy...More

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amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it and have passed on your kind words to Richie too. Hope to see you all again soon

Reviewed 10 September 2018

My friend Ruth and I, both retired, decided to challenge ourselves this year to climbing the highest peak in England. Although both experienced walkers, arranging for a guide to take us up Scafell pike was money well spent, and Mountain Journeys was an excellent choice....More

Thank Kate B
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it. Hope to see you all again soon Mark

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Mark lead our family of four on a lovely day's climbing in August in the Lakes, we were a mixed ability group and he catered for complete novices to a young one looking to challenge herself outdoors. We always felt safe and enjoyed our sunny...More

Thank eoinmcmahon
Reviewed 6 September 2018

By way of background I am working towards completing the Nuttalls (English and Welsh hills over 2,000 feet and with at least a 50 foot drop in all directions). Pillar Rock is the only one that can’t be simply walked up. As I’m in my...More

Thank PaulGraham99
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

This is fantastic, thank you so much for taking the time to write such an extensive review. Was a great day for sure and I'm really pleased we were able to play a part in your Nuttall round. All the best Mark

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The 5th time I have been out on the rock with Mark! I first climbed with him in Costa Blanca back in January and have been learning from him ever since, both there and it the lovely Lake District. Mark is extremely professional and experienced...More

Thank Rachel A
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Fantastic to hear, thanks a million :-) Mark

Reviewed 31 August 2018

I booked a Family Adventure Day - we were a party of 8, ranging in ages from 19 to 64, and of mixed ability and 'adventure-ness'. Had a great day out with Mark abseiling, scrambling and mountain climbing. The sun shone and everyone thoroughly enjoyed...More

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amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it. Hope to see you all again soon Mark

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Arranged some pretty last minute abseiling for a group of 8 of us last week with Mark and he was brilliant from start to finish. Responsive and clear costs and instructions via email and a couple of days later, off we went! We were pretty...More

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amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

That's fantastic to hear, thanks Nikki, we really appreciate you writing. It was a pleasure to meet you all. Hopefully see you all again next time you visit the Lakes

Reviewed 26 August 2018

We had booked to do a day's scramble in the Esk Gorge as we wanted something a bit more adventurous, having done a couple of half day scrambles previously. There was a quick and thorough response to my initial email enquiry, followed up with a...More

Thank Rachel T
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thanks very much Rachel, that's very much appreciated. So glad to hear you all enjoyed Church Beck. Hopefully see you all next year for another go at Esk Gorge. All the best

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Denise S
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Response from amountainjourney | Property representative |
Hi Denise, Many thanks for your enquiry. I have tried replying to your e-mail but keep getting a failure notice, please accept my apologies. We don't have set dates for walks as everything is arranged on demand. Price for... More
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