Visit to Eskdale

Been over to Eskdale this morning to visit the camping and caravan club campsite there.  What a great campsite!  Lovely setting, great facilities, pub right next door and a fab camping barn to boot!  They were the first in the country to have camping pods (insulated wooden tents) and they’re set up as a lovely […]

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Out with the journalists

Got out on the lake for the first time this year with a group of journalists.  We took them open canoeing and the weather looked like it was on our side with sunshine and a flat calm lake.  It was lovely having that feeling of gearing up for a new season and sharing with people […]

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Early season Gorge Walks – March

A few photos to show you can still Gorge Walk in March. Fun was had by all we kept moving to keep warm and we all felt warm in the full body wetsuits with cags, only hand and feet were cold (feet numb!). The river has changed a bit over the winter making it different […]

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Hawk 20

We are really excited to be working in the sun on our new (to us) Hawk 20 we have bought as a boat share with The University of Birmingham Raymond Priestley Centre where it will sat on its mooring. This enables us to offer fantastic family sailing as well as a great stable teaching platform […]

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Deer Spotted

Amanda spotted some deer out of the office window yesterday and managed to get a few snaps! We are so lucky to be surrounded by these beautiful sights… sometimes makes it difficult to get back to work!!

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Don’t follow Sat Nav in the Lakes!

This new sign opposite our office at Lowick Old School Appeared this morning! It really tickled us because we often joke about how sat nav is resposible for so many problems with meeting our groups, hence we send directions. The council now have signs telling you when to not follow it! anyway if you drive […]

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Biking

I was very nervous about going biking for the first time in years – but progressed quite quickly and thoroughly enjoyed myself! River Deep Mountain High are encouraging and have the best route to get you mastering….. Uphills… Downhills… Narrow single track… all in amongst the beautiful Grizedale forest with stunning views of Coniston Water…! And topped off […]

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