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Joint dventures is a family run business offering adventure activities for adults, families and a wide range of groups including stag and hen parties, school groups, scout and youth organisations. We provide excellent service and equipment and our...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Lake Road, Coniston LA21 8EW, England
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+44 15394 49003
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an absolutely fantastic morning yesterday gorge scrambling! I booked with short notice and there was excellent communication during the booking process! When we arrived we were kitted up and ready to go! Adam was very knowledgeable and professional which filled us with confidence! We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Catherine Thanks for taking time to review your session with us and thank you for your very kind comments. It's always good to know people enjoyed the activity and felt confident and safe.

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

A group of 11 of us booked gorging whilst we were staying in Coniston for a friend's 30th. Our 2 instructors were very friendly and kitted us out with all the gear we needed to keep warm. Some of the group were not too confident...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Hi Mary Thanks for taking the time to review your gorge scramble session with us. I am really pleased that you all enjoyed it especially as there was a range of more adventureous and less bold people in the group. We always work hard to...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

We had a great canoe trip to Wild Cat Island on Lake Coniston with Adam last week. The trip was really fun and our two children (under 10) really enjoyed canoeing, running round the island and putting up the shelter. Adam was great, very knowledgable...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Spent the morning canoeing and the afternoon ghyll scrambling with Neil. Had a fantastic day. Highly recommend. The scrambling in particular was amazing. Big thanks to Neil for making it a special time and keeping the kids engaged throughout the dayMore

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Karl P
Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2018

Hi Karl. Many thanks for taking time to review your session with Neil. We are both really pleased that everyone enjoyed it. Gorge is a particular favourite but Neil does like his canoeing too. We hope that we have inspired you to go on more...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

We tried Kayaking for the first time while on holiday in Sept 2018 . We are so pleased we found Joint Adventures and our instructor Adam , the session was kept relevant with lots of advice and information given . We had great fun ,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thanks for taking time to review your kayaking session with us and I'm really pleased that you enjoyed your time on the water.. Obviously we think kayaking is great fun but it's always good when we know that people can share in our passion for...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent morning canoeing with Adam- made it really easy and fun for both kids and adult novices. I’m sure we’ll be back!More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Simon M
Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

HI Simon Glad that you all enjoyed your canoeing session with us last week. Easy and fun for everyone is what we go for and with canoeing even if the weather is not perfect we can usually deal with the conditions to make sure that...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great day with Adam and Mark ... both very professional and made us feel really safe ... and you get a full day tuition they don’t rush you so your out for the full day ...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Hi Tony Thanks for taking the time to review your kayaking and hill navigation sessions with us and thank you for your kind comments. It's really important to us that we give value for money and .offer a professional service to all of our clients....More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Did morning kayaking & afternoon gorge scramble. We’d kayaked years ago at school once & no skills at all. Great way to learn a bit & just have a go. Only 5 of us in the group so got lots of help. The view of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Hi Nicola Really pleased that you enjoyed your day of kayaking and gorge scrambling with us.. We like to keep numbers quite small with private groups and try to make sure that if we have a number of couples or individuals booking onto a session...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

A group of 6 of us (all adults) went gorge walking yesterday afternoon and had a great time. Adam was brilliant and we felt safe and well equipped to make the most out of the afternoon. Would definitely recommend.More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Hi Terri Thanks for taking time to write a review. I am glad that you enjoyed your gorge scramble session and I hope that you enjoy looking at the photos. Making sure that there is a little something for all the family members even when...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend! Organised it for my fiancé’s birthday, wasn’t expecting to enjoy it but was really surprised by how much fun it was. Adam the instructor made the experience, he was fantastic, really encouraged us to try jumps etc but didn’t push where I decided...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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antoasha
29 July 2017|
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Response from KirstinJ_12 | Reviewed this property |
No, the sessions are tailored to suit your party and abilities.
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DanaAlabduljaleel
13 June 2017|
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Response from Adam M | Property representative |
Gorge scrambling and canyoning (for adults) are our most popular activity. Also raft building and archery are also very popular. Prices for groups are £33 per person for one activity. You can do 2 activities in a day for... More
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N9989
28 August 2016|
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Response from Adam M | Property representative |
most children are aged between 7 and 13 but it does depend on the child and what sort of things the family are use to doing. The time of year is also a factor. We have also take 5 year olds and 70 year olds but not often.
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