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Row Barn | Lyth, Kendal LA8 8DD, England
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Scramble and climbing

Dave was amazing. My boyfriend booked scrambling to striding edge for my birthday followed by a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ben M
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Ghyll scrambling

I booked an afternoon ghyll scrambling for my partners 30th in March but due to the terrible snow... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
katieale2018
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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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Fantastic tailored adventures in the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. We specialise in adventures for families and tailored adventures for groups of friends. You might want to go canoeing on Windermere, kayaking on Coniston Water, rock-climbing...more
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Row Barn | Lyth, Kendal LA8 8DD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dave was amazing. My boyfriend booked scrambling to striding edge for my birthday followed by a climb the next day. Dave was professional, friendly and fun. We had such a wonderful time on both events and would definitely call Dave next time we are up...More

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AdventureMakers, Manager at AdventureMakers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We love taking people out to share our love of the mountains and it's great to hear that you enjoyed your adventures with us. Dave really enjoyed meeting you both and being part of your weekend. Looking...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I booked an afternoon ghyll scrambling for my partners 30th in March but due to the terrible snow that weekend we had to rebook it for April, the team were very understanding and happy to change our booking for this reason. We had an absolutely...More

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AdventureMakers, Manager at AdventureMakers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad that you enjoyed your afternoon ghyll scrambling. And what a difference a month made to the weather! Dave really enjoyed meeting you and is looking forward to more adventures in the future.

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

just read last comment and was shocked at the feedback. then realised the user just joined tripadvdvisor, only to leave negative feedback - funny when that happens... (you probably got the wrong company mate). I was looking for climbing activities for me and my wife....More

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AdventureMakers, Manager at AdventureMakers, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you! We try to give people the very best adventure we can and we're glad you enjoyed your climbing, despite of the lack of sunshine! Dave thoroughly enjoyed spending time with you and is hoping to be able to take you out on some...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Very poor and very unprofessional! If I could give them less than one star, I would! I was given a voucher for a weekend with them. For over six months, when I tried to book activities with them, they never responded to my emails and...More

Thank Mike B
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AdventureMakers, Manager at AdventureMakers, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We’re sorry that you are unhappy but are not sure what more we could have done to alleviate your obvious frustration that the voucher you received could not be exchanged for cash. Your personalized extreme adventure voucher was bought by...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Husband and 17 year old son had a fantastic day out with Dave, physically challenging buts lots of fun, he knew exactly what he was doing, and he was a reassuring leader for this exciting activity. Would thoroughly recommend for anyone feeling adventurous.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Our family; 65 year old mum, 62 year old dad, son and his partner with daughter and son in law in their 30's went on a ghyll scrambling expedition with Dave last Monday in Coniston. It was by far the best experience of our holiday...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Just finished an epic caving session with Dave and literally haven't been able to adequately describe what an awesome experience it was! Arranged everything with Eileen who is lovely and informative, met Dave at a lay by and he took us on from there. After...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Me and a group of friends, planned a day of extreme canyoning looking for a thrill and we were not disappointed. We are all a group of professional free runners and are used to physical and mental challenges and even some of the things we...More

Thank Nathan C
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Our amazingly brave family of 6 gave Ghyll scrambling a try, it was a truely amazing day. We were lucky because the sun shone, the scenery was breathtaking but Dave, the instructor, was the star. He quietly encouraged and assessed our abilities and ensured we...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Attended the Winter Instructor Programme in 2013, and been working happily as an Instructor since :-). The Adventure Makers provided an amazing start to my career and were excellent across the board. Highly recommended! Great team!

Thank SargeantMark
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