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Far and Wild

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Far and Wild is a green adventure company based in Derry-Londonderry in Northern Ireland. It specialises in stand up paddle boarding, kayaking, hill-walking, coasteering, mountain-biking and rock-climbing with an ecological edge. Our interpretive...more
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St. Columbs Park House 4 Limavady Road | St. Columb's Park House, Derry BT47 6JY, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience yesterday evening with Lawrence kayaking on the River Roe into Lough Foyle. The moon made an appearance too which was magical. It was a great way to end a busy week and start the weekend. I’d highly recommend this trip...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sharon S
farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sharon Given the resplendent conditions over the weekend we had a bit more cloud cover than ideal but its true that the experience of being out on the river at night is magical anyway. On the positive side we missed out on the sub...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

What a great trip! Having spent every long school summer up north with parents and grandparents I know the Causeway coast quite well. But our kayaking trip from Dunseverick towards the Giants Causeway gave me a totally new and fantastic view of it. Lawrence’s geological...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent trip, I would highly recommend it! Really fun and would be happy to do more activities with Far and Wild.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stephen L
farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Hi Stephen Thanks for your kind review. Glad you enjoyed your trip and if we can be of help in the future would love to see you again Lawrence

Reviewed 24 July 2018

Absolutely fantastic - we were a mixed age group ranging from 13 - 55 yrs old and Lawrence and the team were brilliant at making sure we all had a wonderful, fun and safe adventure from the youngest to the oldest. We were all a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Caroline you were really courageous..I think the kids took example from you! Well done for overcoming your fear initially and moving on to enjoy the session in the fullest possible way. Thank you again for coming out to play!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Two of us took the opportunity to join a yoga class on a paddle board as part of the Maritime festival in Derry/Londonderry yesterday. Amazing. Always fancied trying the paddle boards so this gave me the perfect opportunity. Wider than I thought and fairly easy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Hi Carol Thanks for your review. We had a great time delivering the SUP Yoga sessions and are planning to get out again soon. We'll keep in touch with you all via our Facebook page on where and when. Thanks again for coming!

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Had great fun learning how to long board with Darragh. He was very encouraging and also pushed me to accomplish new things that I normally wouldn’t. Even learnt about the different types and sources of trees in the park, the history of the barracks and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alyssa T
farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Hi Alyssa Thanks for booking a tour with us...it is great to see people taking up some of the activities we offer in Derry as we have a love for them we like to share. Glad u had a good time and learned how to...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

my partner and I did the foodie Kayak event. It was absolutely FANTASTIC. the guys Lawrence, Connor and the musician guy (sorry I cant remember his name) were fantastic so helpful and knowledgeable, and the local produce was deeeelish. cant recommend this enough. we will...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bridget G
farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Hi Bridget Thanks for your review..I'm glad you enjoyed the tour. We try to offer interesting experiences and glad it ticked the box this time! Lawrence

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

As part of the Foyle Maritime Festival 2018, my partner and I kayaked with Far & Wild from Culmore Point to Quigley’s Point, down Lough Foyle. There were twelve of us in six kayaks, with three very attentive and knowledgeable staff (in individual kayaks) supporting...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ValerieC113
farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Hi Valerie Thanks a million for your review. We greatly enjoyed the experience and glad you did too. The food providers we chose are great also...all leading to a superb day out!

Reviewed 25 June 2018

I had the best time sea kayak paddling w/ my guide, Lawrence. We went out of a beautiful small harbor. When I arrived it seemed a little rough. He had options for me, but we decided to go out there. He was able to provide...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Mary Ann Thanks for your great review. It was a wonderful wee trip, eh? I think you did really well adjusting to the sea conditions and surpassed your expectations.. which is what it is all about. Glad we could take in some spectacular scenery...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018

We hired bikes for 4 days from Far and Wild for a cycle tour. Lawrence was really helpful to us when we were planning our trip. He gave us advice and responded quickly to our questions. The bikes we rented were good touring bikes. And...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jenny t
farandwild, Owner at Far and Wild, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks Jenny! When u guys arrived with your very well packed 1 small panier per person we were seriously impressed with your organising abilities. Glad you enjoyed the great countryside here despite the odd shower! Thanks for coming and using us. Happy cycling to all...More

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