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Mountain adventures are our speciality. Whether it be Family Adventure, Guided Walk, Navigation course, Rock Climbing, Rock Scrambling, Gorge Scrambling, Canyoning, Abseiling, or any combination of these, we’re here to help ensure you experience the...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional full on mountain day on a 6 pitch 180m sea cliff. Mark expertly guided myself (a slightly worn and past it example of a highly tuned rock athlete) and an up and coming youngster (a proper rock athlete on his first multi-pitch) up this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank David S
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

This is wonderful to hear, thanks so much David. A pleasure to meet and climb with you both, really glad you enjoyed the climb, and wow, for a teenager to enjoy a walk-in, now that's quite something! Look forward to climbing with you again All...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having made the annual pilgrimage to Spain, it was time to book a couple of days climbing with Mark. As usual the comunication beforehand was excellent, and the three days I had with Mark was very good! If you need to lift your spirit after...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank stigfender
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's great to hear, we really appreciated this, thanks so much Stig. Hope the weather back in Norway has now improved. Look forward to seeing you either in the Lakes this summer or back in Costa Blanca All the best Mark

Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

Another excellent week of guided climbing in Spain with Mark Eddy of Mountain-journeys. Mark listened to what I wanted to do and then planned a week that suited my ability and provided exactly what I wanted, as well as fine-tuning plans to respond to the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lizzie C
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks a million for your kind words Lizzie. We really appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again in May. All the best Mark

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Even from the point of making enquiries about the day we found Mark to be super helpful. He gave us lots of ideas and options of what we could do and tailored the day to exactly what we wanted. Mark's approach means the day feels...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sara T
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it. The Langdale valley always makes for such a great day out and we certainly got a great combination that day. So glad you both enjoyed it. Hope to see you all again...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Had a really excellent day climbing great Gable Mountain with Richie Torrance. Richie is a superb guide. His positive personality instils immediate confidence and, despite the weather, we had a really first class day climbing in the mountains. Many thanks!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hugh S
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it and have passed on your kind words to Richie too. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 23 September 2018

We could not have wished for a better guide in Richie. He was a pleasure to walk with and very helpful as he has a vast knowledge and experience of the area. He let us set a pace that we, in our 60's, were happy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it and have passed on your kind words to Richie too. Hope to see you all again soon

Reviewed 10 September 2018

My friend Ruth and I, both retired, decided to challenge ourselves this year to climbing the highest peak in England. Although both experienced walkers, arranging for a guide to take us up Scafell pike was money well spent, and Mountain Journeys was an excellent choice....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kate B
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it. Hope to see you all again soon Mark

Reviewed 9 September 2018

Mark lead our family of four on a lovely day's climbing in August in the Lakes, we were a mixed ability group and he catered for complete novices to a young one looking to challenge herself outdoors. We always felt safe and enjoyed our sunny...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

By way of background I am working towards completing the Nuttalls (English and Welsh hills over 2,000 feet and with at least a 50 foot drop in all directions). Pillar Rock is the only one that can’t be simply walked up. As I’m in my...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

This is fantastic, thank you so much for taking the time to write such an extensive review. Was a great day for sure and I'm really pleased we were able to play a part in your Nuttall round. All the best Mark

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The 5th time I have been out on the rock with Mark! I first climbed with him in Costa Blanca back in January and have been learning from him ever since, both there and it the lovely Lake District. Mark is extremely professional and experienced...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rachel A
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Fantastic to hear, thanks a million :-) Mark

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Denise S
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Response from amountainjourney | Property representative |
Hi Denise, Many thanks for your enquiry. I have tried replying to your e-mail but keep getting a failure notice, please accept my apologies. We don't have set dates for walks as everything is arranged on demand. Price for... More
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