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A brilliant family adventure

We went with our 7 year old twins today and we were not disappointed. Our instructor Chris was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kerry H
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Great morning of ghyll scrambling

We had a fantastic morning. My two reluctant teens and I had a great time. It was well organised... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
physicalpursuit
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Sydney, Australia
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Ghyllscrambling and Canyoning experts in the English Lake District, Come for a day out in one of our beautiful mountain streams, with the professionals!
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Ashlea House,, Cockermouth CA13 0TG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went with our 7 year old twins today and we were not disappointed. Our instructor Chris was informative, friendly and great with our children. This activity is adrenaline bursting and full of fun yet conducted in a totally safe environment. Would highly recommend this...More

Thank Kerry H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic morning. My two reluctant teens and I had a great time. It was well organised and professionally run. Well done Andy & Chris. I would highly recommend them.

Thank physicalpursuit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this activity last year with 7 friend for my 40th birthday. Throughout this time I had numerous questions and changes to booking and nothing was a bother. We met Andy on 7th July for our activity and we laughed from start to finish....More

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this for my water baby (14) who likes nothing better than scrambling about in rivers. Always aiming for a balance between enough excitement for the kids (20, 16, 14) and something suitable for moderately fit 50+ parents. This worked a treat, although I think...More

Thank andyorkay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this after seeing it online for things to do in the lake district as i didnt just want a walking/hiking holiday. Well.....WOW. From the off Andy was unbelievably helpful, informative and patient with me when booking. We paid for the Esk Gorge experience as...More

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ghyllscrambling, Manager at Ghyll Scrambling, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Steven!, hope to see you both again soon. Cheers, Chris

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this company online when looking for things to do in The Lake District. What sold it was their helpful manner & reassurance that they would have a wet suit in my size as I’m not small! Chris, our guide, was fun & super helpful...More

Thank julietclark2001
Andy B, Manager at Ghyll Scrambling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Juliet and well done accepting and meeting the challenge. Come back sometime and do the Esk Gorge. Andy, Chris and Eva

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I booked ghyll scrambling and canyoning last minute as an activity for our weekend in Keswick. We met at 11am with Chris and another couple who had booked on. Friendly reception from the outset, especially from Eva the ghyll scrambling dog! Had...More

Thank Bethan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just came back to Manchester after taking our daughter and her friends for a 10th Birthday Party with Chris and Andy ghyll scrambling. Wow what a day.... excellent set up, with great instruction and equipment. Chris and Andy made it excellent fun for the...More

Thank Kastavunis
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Great company, family run business with hilarious banter. The activity was well worth the money & my partner & I loved every minute. It’s great for families, couples, children, anyone really! The Ghyll was epic, loads of variety....slides, jumps, absailing, wading & you get photos...More

Thank Charlie R
Andy B, Manager at Ghyll Scrambling, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Thank you very much Charlie and Fe, we enjoyed your company. Come back and do Canyon Extreme with us, or the Esk Gorge. Andy & Chris

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Our guide was Chris and we were treated to great weather and company! The trade off for the fantastic sunny weather was that the ghyll was not at full depth but chris made sure the whole group still had a fantastic day. I'm not great...More

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Beverley C
3 July 2018|
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Response from ghyllscrambling | Property representative |
It’s more about adventurousness and competency than age, and of course the weather makes all the difference too. Get in touch with us on 07974390977 and we can answer all your questions in better detail. Cheers, Chris
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Jack B
5 June 2018|
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Response from Andy B | Property representative |
Hi, there are possibilities any of those three days. If you haven't been ghyll scrambling before you might want to start off with a half day activity. If you look on the website there are options;- eg the family ghyll and a... More
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Joanne S
11 July 2017|
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Response from Andy B | Property representative |
It's £35 each if you are with other people. Andy
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