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“Peak District rafting on the river Derwent”
Review of Rapid Horizons Ltd

Rapid Horizons Ltd
Ranked #1 of 6 Tours in Matlock
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: We specialise in White Water Rafting, Kayaking and River Tubing! Take to the white stuff with Rapid Horizons. From family groups to stag and hen parties our aim is to give you the best experience on the river. Based in Darley Dale our main location is the River Derwent but we also operate in North Wales on the River Dee and also Nottingham at Holme Pierrepont. No Experience is required for any of our activities. Our staff and River Guides and highly qualified and experienced not to mention incredibly passionate abut their jobs!
Reviewed 17 June 2013

I booked this rafting trip with Rapid Horizons after searching the internet for activities in the peak district.

The directions and prior information were all good and booking was very easy.

When I arrived the first thing I noticed was how friendly/professional the team was. We were kitted up and then given our safety brief.

The first section of the river was a really nice paddle through stunning derbyshire countryside. The guides had us doing various challenges which ended up with us getting pretty wet!

The second section included some rapids which we swam down and then we tried 'surfing' a wave.......which again ended up with us getting wet!!

The trip fininshed in Matlock bath with an amazing view of High Tor. The mini bus whipped us back to the start where we fininshed with a drink in the pub!

Top trip. Going to check out the other rivers with Rapid Horizons.

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Reviewed 16 June 2013

We were lucky enough to have been given this afternoon rafting trip as a present. We rafted from Darley Dale to Matlock along the River Derwent on a sunny Monday in June with our guide for the afternoon - Jon. We chose a leisurely paddle and had a fantastic afternoon. Would highly recommend this UK based adventure company regardless of age or ability.

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