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About West Lakes Adventure
Premier provider of a comprehensive range of outdoor adventures for Individuals, Families, Groups and Organisations.
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Eskdale, United Kingdom
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All reviews ghyll scrambling paddle boarding great fun from start to finish lake district last minute these guys professional guide always felt safe a lot of fun caroline and steve local knowledge without hesitation great morning hen party i've visited beautiful setting
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

We spent a day with West Lakes Adventure with an archery session at their site in Eskdale and canoeing on Wast Water. The weather was awful but we nonetheless had a brilliant time thanks to the great organisation and genuinely lovely people running the activities....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank j_zefe
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Thankyou Caroline and Steve for making some family memories to be talked about for years! We booked the half day Ghyll scrambling for 3 hard to please teenagers. Each one of them absolutely loved the experience. As parents we felt completely safe leaving them in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We have used West Lakes every year for about 6 years now. The team are superb - the kids really enjoy the ghyll scambling, kayaking, paddle boarding and team activities. Excellent kit, great staff, a really positive experience!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

We spent an afternoon canoeing on Wastwater with our 5 and 9 year old children and had an amazing time. The organisation was really professional, from the website through to emails (which were always responded to quickly) and very friendly and helpful telephone chats. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pert_UK
Reviewed 30 August 2018

What a fantastic half day Ghyll scrambling with Steve and Dan. I contacted Caroline in West Lakes Adventure office at the last minute to see if they had availability for our group and luckily they did. Communication was excellent and when we arrived we were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bumchickawawa
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Booked 2 activities with West Lakes after a very helpful discussion with Caroline on the phone beforehand. Ghyll scrambling was made to feel very safe with the activities leader Keiran and had a lot of fun (maybe a few bruises). Jumping in the waterfall at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank davidkD3532TF
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Warmly welcomed, high quality material, professional guide with an eye for all participants and awesome pictures to remember this unforgettable experience!! I strongly recommend West lake Adventure and the Ghyll scrambling!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Katriend366
WestLakesAdventure, MD at West Lakes Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hi Katrien. Many thanks for your comments. Look forward to seeing you again. Cheers :)

Reviewed 26 August 2018

We spent a great morning Gyhll Scrambling with our eldest 2 children ages 10 & 8 and had an absolutely brilliant time. Dan and James the instructors were great at encouraging the group and were supportive when I felt a bit nervous about jumping off...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maria N
WestLakesAdventure, MD at West Lakes Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi Maria. Thank you for your kind words. Hopefully we'll see you again in the future. Cheers. Steve & Caroline.

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Went kayaking on Wast Water with West Lake Adventures. Lots of fun and greatly enjoyed by myself and my 10yr old. The instructors made the experience feel adventurious but safe. Wast water itself is stunning and very peaceful. We would definately like to try out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fiona H
WestLakesAdventure, MD at West Lakes Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you Fiona - glad you enjoyed it :)

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Ghyll scrambling and canoeing arranged by the lovely Caroline , who could not have been more helpful. Dan and Justine saw our 4 teenagers through a rainy day of Ghyll scrambling with much fun. Canoe session with James great, kids and our mad spaniel loved...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Drongo M
22 May 2018|
Response from WestLakesAdventure | Property representative |
Hello. Many thanks for your enquiry. Yes we do have a number of activities that are suitable for young children and we've had children as young as three taking part in rock climbing and canoeing. Our open sessions aren't... More