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7 Apr 2017
“ML Training”
13 Oct 2014
“ML training course (initial)”
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Little Ground House, Wasdale Head CA20 1EU, England
+44 19467 26424
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 October 2010

carolclimb outdoor activites. A Superb days adventure!!! We had a great day both canadian canoeing and climbing the trip along Wastwater in a canoe was awesome, travelling back under the Wasdale scree's was very impressive. even though I have visited the Wasdale Valley for many...More

3  Thank Ericpike
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I recently spent 3 days with Carol from CarolClimb reviewing my skills prior to my ML Assessment. I found Carol discouraging and critical - from the type of knots I used to the colour of my backpack! Instead of empowering and motivating she did the...More

12  Thank Jensutton611
WasDaleEnglishLakes, Owner at carolclimb, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2013

As a partner of carolclimb I am very upset that someone had a bad experience with us.... Carol is a very good, highly experienced, professional instructor and coach. This review is not the person I know and work with on a daily basis. I have...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

I have just returned from 6 days Mountain Leader training with Carol and Richard. The training was intense but the style adopted by our instructors was at all times helpful relaxed and very friendly. Both were very approachable and none of our group seemed at...More

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Excellent instructors! Carol and Richard are highly experienced and extremely knowledgeable. My own knowledge was virtually non-existent prior to the course but I certainly feel a lot more confident now - especially with regards to navigation with map and compass. Will definitely be returning for...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2014

We spent a lovely two hours with Carol on two canoes with our children. It was a great way to see Wastwater and Carol had a very nice manner with our children. I would definitely use Carolclimb again.

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Reviewed 8 July 2013

We have used Carol Climb for our lower key stage 2 residential trip in the lake district for a good few years. They are excellent with the kids, very knowledgable about environmental facts, and first class canoeing instructors. We intend to use them for the...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 6 July 2013

I have just finished my first outdoor training course with carolclimb at Wasdale, the course in my opinion is excellent, a must for anyone out there like myself who have spent many days on the fells and mountains but have not gained the skills to...More

Thank IanB1958
Reviewed 29 May 2013

I undertook the Fast Track Outdoor Instructor Course offered by Carolclimb to retrain as an instructor in the outdoor industry. I was with them in Wasdale for 4 months and it was an enjoyable environment to learn in. Carol and Richard and very knowledgable, experienced...More

Thank mrsRy84
Reviewed 28 January 2013

I had a very good training week in Wasdale last October. The set-up was very enjoyable, the sessions very informative and the whole atmosphere encouraging and positive. Richard's knowledge about navigation was phenomenal quite inspiring and Carol and Richard offered a good standard for getting...More

1  Thank Doris D
Reviewed 28 January 2013

I have used Carol Climb for two years now with a group of teenagers and I have to say their professionalism and experience was second to none. Group control was excellent and they offered a huge variety of activites (canoeing, climbing, expeditions) for all levels...More

1  Thank jj83_11
Reviewed 19 January 2013

CarolClimb is an outstanding organisation, who I stumbled on by chance, and I am delighted that I did!!! On returning from an operational tour in Afghanistan, I was keen to spend time in the Lakes formalising my outdoor experiences - ML, SPA and Canoeing/Kayaking. Carol...More

Thank NJKHyde
Reviewed 18 January 2013

I have used Caraolclimb for a number of years; they have excellent knowledge, a friendly demeanour and are very encouraging. Carol and Ric have a superb knowledge of the local area and plan their sessions to meet the needs of those they are leading. Aways...More

Thank Tina L
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