Summer Activity Holiday Fun!

Feedback from this summer’s Lake District activities I’ve been trying to write a Summer Fun blog for the past couple of weeks, but trying to convey the feelings of joy that can be had when experiencing the fun of outdoor activities is not an easy thing. If you’ve been lucky enough to join us for […]

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Winter Canoeing in the Lake District

Happy Christmas…see you in 2017!

Happy Christmas from the Lake District As the year comes to a close and we prepare to shut down for a well earned Christmas break, I’ve been looking back at the photos to make a little montage of 2016, and it has brought a huge smile to my face. Mainly because I’ve had nothing but […]

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Winter Walking in the Lake District

Winter Wonderland

Winter Activities in the Lake District   I have to say I think winter is one of the most beautiful times of the year for visiting the Lakes and taking part in outdoor activities. Yes, the summer is green and warm and full of birdsong, and days can be spent jumping off rocks into the […]

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Lowick School Bunkhouse Fire Pit

Did you know about our bunkhouse?

Lowick School Bunkhouse The summer of 2016 has been another great one for our bunkhouse. We’ve had hen parties, stag do’s, families and friends all making the most of the great accommodation + activities packages that we offer, and judging by the feedback, they’ve enjoyed staying as much as we’ve enjoyed welcoming them… If you are […]

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Octopus Lagoon from Swallows and Amazons

Our top Cafes in South Lakes

Our favourite South Lakes Cafe’s Customers often ask us for a recommendation for food between sessions. So as part of our ongoing customer service we have been doing some heavy market research; any excuse to eat cake…. Coniston area. Green House Keeper Cafe. This little gem of a cafe is hiding in plain view on […]

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Just received this feedback email – it blows me away when I read ones like this…Your name: Colin HActivity Date(s): 12th and 13th May 2012Activity(s): (fav first then descending)  Gorge Walk , Abseiling , Kayaking , Rock Climbing No in Group: 7 each dayPlease give a score our of 5 and comments on the following […]

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Autumn often has some amazing days with really crisp views and beautiful colours. Read more in this article about us in the Guardian…

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Great Feedback – we have a great team!

Your name: Adam Rowan Activity Date(s): 26/08/11Activity(s): gorge WalkNo in Group: 3 Please give a score our of 5 and comments on the following areas:Website (Information and Navigation) 4Booking Process and Information 5Meet and Greet 5Activity Experience (Pitch, Kit, Content) 5Overall Value for Money 5 And finally, any other commentsI was going to do this […]

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