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Company description: Via Ferrata, Canyonning, Ghyll Scrambling, Rock Climbing and Caving - just a few of the exciting outdoor activities on offer from Mobile Adventure - The Lake District Specialist. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality outdoor activities for School Groups, Families, Friends, Stags and Hen groups – come and join us for your next adventure!
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Keswick Ca12 5RY, England
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

As an extended family group, whenever we go away in the UK to celebrate birthdays and holidays, we always try to do something a little out of the ordinary, quad biking, paintballing clay shooting etc etc. As a 50th birthday gift, brother in law got...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We were a large group of adults and teenagers. No-one had done ghyll scrambling before, so we were not sure what to expect. It was an amazing experience and would definitely do it again. Our two instructors made it so much fun.

Thank Sneh V
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MobileAdventure, General Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Sneh, Glad that you all enjoyed it, and from all reports from Steve and Jess you were a great group to work with! Sorry to have missed you personally, maybe next time :-) John

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

The morning started with us meeting our guide Steve for the day. Steve put us at ease straight away. Our first adventure was the Via Ferrata, we had read and seen it on the internet but it is nothing compared to the real thing you...More

Thank Carl G
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

What a great morning! All 4 of us, including 2 adventurous teenagers, enjoyed it immensely as we joined with another family of 4. John was relaxed and fun and offered additional challenges to those who wanted but without pressuring those who didn't. Wetsuits, jackets and...More

Thank Jenny H
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We were up in the Lakes over the half term a few weeks ago and booked with John to go ghyll scrambing with my two sons (10 and 7). They were both a bit nervous at first and the youngest one nearly refused point blank...More

Thank Nick O
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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thanks for your kind comments, and glad that it was worth all the persuading!!

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

There were 8 of us for this activity, some sporty - others not so much! John was absolutely fantastic with us all, giving us different options depending on our confidence. He is very patient, fun and relaxed and put us all at ease. We all...More

Thank saraharroll23
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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thanks for your kind comments, and look forward to seeing you again for more adventures!

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

We were a group with a wide variety of experience and interests, so we loved that mobile adventures offered us the choice of a range of activities. John was helpful and communicative in the lead up to our trip and really friendly and professional during....More

Thank female92
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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi, glad that you enjoyed your trip, nothing like a good windy trip out!

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Morning paddling out on Derwent Water with John in Canadian canoes. Had a great time and enjoyed the trip - especially jumping off a bridge into the water and attempting (with varying degrees of success!) some balancing acts with the canoes. All had a great...More

Thank Tim M
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MobileAdventure, General Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Hi, thanks for the kind comments! Not seen a fully flooded canoe paddled so 'skilfully' for a long time!

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We took 40 pupils on a ghyll scramble activity with Mobile Adventures, and they were first class. Good communication from the start, well equipped, with wetsuits and helmets, good local knowledge, and pitched the day suitably for year 10 pupils. A good mix of challenge...More

Thank j7p4
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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hi, thanks very much for your kind comments, and glad that you all enjoyed it, and the canoeing. They were a great bunch, with plenty of enthusiasm! We will be more than happy to have a group like that again :-)

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