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Gritstone Adventure Activities

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Gritstone Adventure Activities was founded in the Peak District in 2013 to empower people wishing to improve their outdoor skills or simply to allow people to escape into Britain's spectacular the countryside for fun and adventure. Gritstone...more
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19 Montrose Road, Peak District National Park S7 2EE, England
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All reviews navigation skills stanage edge great mix outdoor climbing gorge scrambling rock climbing lead climb great weekend stag do tight squeezes great introduction absolutely fantastic day getting wet cave system learnt loads peak district great fun
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant day yesterday with our guide Chris. Morning spent abseiling off a 100 foot bridge in a beautiful valley, followed by an explore in the Giants Hole cave system. Chris was great at encouraging my wife and I, and two kids throughout the day and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Clare B
593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Clare, we are so glad you had a great family day out with us. I'm also thrilled to hear that, though nervous about caving, you still managed to get underground and have an adventurous trip. Chris is a great instructor who knows how to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a brilliant afternoon climbing with Al instructing. Very safety conscious but also great fun. Lots of interesting information about the local area and climbing in general. Would highly recommend - we'll definitely be back.. Thank you.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JonnyUtah1974
593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your great review, these reviews really mean a lot to us. Izzy was one of the most talented young climbers we've ever seen and it was a real pleasure to meet you both. You know where we are if you need...More

Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Excellent Trip, highly recommended. Friendly and supportive instructors, who know their stuff! Really fun day out!More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JosephThorpe
593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Joe, thanks for writing this review - it really means a lot to us that you have taken the time to feedback. Your group were brilliant and we had a great time underground with you all. If you need any more adventures, you know...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018

I booked three days of climbing knowing that in December the weather would be hit or miss, but on day one it proved to be amazing conditions with blue skies and sun shining on Stanage Edge. We were able to climb an excellent range of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John C
593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Hi John, Thanks for the great review, it really means a lot to us. We are so glad you got what you needed and it was a real pleasure to meet you. Stay in touch, Al

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic day up at stannage edge with Dan, who offered us (casual climbers wanting to get a bit more experience) tips and help with our climbing and made sure we were competent with skills like b-laying and tie-ing in as well as our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John J
593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hi John, Thanks for the review as it really means a lot to us. We are so glad that you got what you needed from the course and that you also enjoyed your selves. Thanks again and I hope we see you again in future....More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

We had a tremendous 3 days in the Peak District - each day with a different and very fun activity. And I regret now not having an extra day to try the climbing. I booked from the US and Alan was responsive to our needs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 514leighw
593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hi Leigh, It was really great to have you and we love showing visitors from abroad what we have here in our playground. Thanks for you kind work -they really mean a lot to us. Thanks again Al

Reviewed 6 September 2018

When I initially read these TripAdvisor reviews I was a bit sceptical as they all said 'excellent'. However it was true! I booked a 1-day one-to-one climbing course to regain confidence and skills after illness and surgery. The day definitely exceeded the expectations of this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

You Were one of the best student we've ever had, its was a real pleasure to have you and taking you from Easy to extreme rock climbing grades. Thanks so much for the review, it means a lot to us.

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Superb morning spent scrambling up a river in the peaks! I booked this as a stag do activity, and Al was very helpful during the booking process, I could tell we were in good hands straight away. On the day, Chris was our guide, and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thanks so much for your review, it really means a lot to us and we are so glad you enjoyed it. If you need more adventures you know where to find us! Al

Reviewed 1 September 2018

We booked this as a surprise for our son’s 12th birthday. It was a brilliant experience and both our children thoroughly enjoyed scrambling through the gorge and taking part in all of the challenges including underwater swimming and jumping into plunge pools. Chris was an...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thanks for the review - it means a lot to us and we are so glad you enjoyed it. It's great to be able to provide a special day for a birthday. Thanks again. Al

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Had a fantastic day’s introduction to caving for myself and my three sons (aged 14, 17 and 18). We had a full day, visiting two caves Bagshawe Cavern and Carlswark Cavern. Chris, our leader was excellent, very knowledgeable, enthusiastic and inspired confidence. I booked this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gary P
593alanc593, Owner at Gritstone Adventure Activities, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hi, Thanks for the great review. Your instructor Chris said you were all a pleasure to work with and made great underground adventurers, thanks again you know where we are if you need any more adventures! Al

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