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Summit Ascent - Day Tours

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“jacob”(16 reviews)
Summit Ascent specialise in providing instruction, guiding and coaching in climbing, mountaineering and walking. We tailor every course to your own specific needs and aspirations whether that be your first day in the mountains, climbing your first...more
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Sheffield, England
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Just completed an Intro to Winter Climbing course with Jacob last weekend which I can only say was excellent. I had a fair amount of summer climbing experience under my belt and had done a couple of trips to Scottish mountains in winter, but felt...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I recently came back from an excellent week learning to lead water ice in Rjukan with Jake and my climbing buddy Charlene. After building up my skills leading in winter and summer conditions I wanted to gain confident on ice. The time in Norway was...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Traceable
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Spent a week in Rjukan, Norway learning how to ice climb properly. Jake was absolutely first class, from providing different axes to try out and proper ice climbing crampons, to giving us practice drills to improve our movement on the ice. His instruction was clear...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank charlenegibson
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this course to anyone wanting their first experience of outdoor climbing. Professional and highly informative instructor. Really varied climbs and techniques explored over 2 days in the beautiful peak district.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Eli K
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I attended an day course with Jacob aimed at those with experience of climbing indoors but looking to learn more about outdoor climbing. Everything was fantastic, from Jacob's organisation and choice of climbing locations to his engaging teaching style and ability to pitch to the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 21 August 2017

A little last minute, I looked for activities to entertain my 16 yo nephew while he visited for a long weekend. Jake was quick to respond to my enquiry and available for a Monday morning private guiding half day course. We completed a participation form...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jennifer m
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I am so impressed by Jacob's delivery before, during and after the course. As I was the only person to sign up onto to the course for that particular day (that can take up to 4 people), I wouldn't have been surprised if Jacob didn't...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Shivaun C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I had a couple of days with Jacob at Summit Assent! Great few days!! And just what I wanted. The first day was unfortunately heavy rain! (As in, I didn't realise the Sky could hold that much water!! kind of Rain!) So spent the day...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ricksiviter83
Reviewed 30 June 2017

An exceptional course, four days outside, and one wet day indoor climbing. Jake was fantastic from start to finish. He is highly professional, incredibly patient, explains everything clearly, and has a huge breadth of knowledge and experience. We had a brilliant five days, and the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 2791Selkie
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Very good course. Friendly and professional. Good emphasis on safety and the logic of why things wete being done and done in a certain way. I would strongly recommend.

Date of experience: June 2017
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