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💥 Jumps + slides + abseils = adrenaline! 💥

Canyoning is like gorge scrambling… but on steroids! It isn’t for the faint hearted, but if you are up for an adrenaline-fuelled fun time then canyoning is definitely for you.

We offer 3 different canyoning trips. Click the links below 👇  for more information, prices and pictures of what to expect on each of the trips:

  • Church Beck, Coniston – a great introduction to canyoning that works really well as part of a multi-activity day. Abseils, jumps and slides a-plenty!
  • Esk Gorge, Eskdale – a classic. A full day trip for those who like really big jumps into deep pools, all in a picturesque mountain environment.
  • Extreme Canyoning – the best trip in the Lakes by a mile. Raging waterfalls and committing abseils, set in an inescapable mountain gorge.

When gorge scrambling we tend to scramble UP the river, taking in some climbing and obstacles en route. Canyoning in the Lake District generally starts at the top of the steepest section of a gorge and descends by abseiling down steep waterfalls (complete with water!) and by testing our nerves by jumping into deep pools from dizzying heights!

At one of our venues there is even a slide which fires you out into mid-air, above yet another deep pool with a waterfall crashing into it; if that isn’t enough our EXTREME trip will have you abseiling down 40m waterfalls and free-falling down others!

Canyoning in the Lake District is perfect for Hen and Stag parties and is brilliant as part of a team building day for corporate clients.

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Canyoning in Church Beck

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Extreme Canyoning

 

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EXCELLENT rating
Based on 159 reviews
What a brilliant experience !! We Loved every minute of it and can't recommend it enough. Thank you for the organisation and instruction throughout. Still buzzing :-)
Nick Duffield
Nick Duffield
2024-03-19
Had an excellent time canyoning with Si! Booked by my partner who is much more adventurous than me but we both had an amazing time. There was one jump I was too scared to do and Si made an adjustment allowing me to continue with the journey in a way I felt comfortable. If you're thinking about booking this but are scared to take the plunge, my advice is go for it!!
Megan Copley
Megan Copley
2023-10-30
We had brilliant fun doing the ghyll scrambling with Si this morning at Stickle Ghyll. We were really well kitted out so soon forgot about the damp, chilly morning and had a fantastic time with lots of laughs and challenges along the way. The kids are already planning for when they can do their next ghyll scrambling adventure!
Kate Towers
Kate Towers
2023-10-28
Really great experience with excellent leadership. Kids left wanting to come back again as soon as possible!
Sophie Hopkins
Sophie Hopkins
2023-10-19
My husband had an awesome afternoon Ghyll Scrambling in Coniston. Our son bought him a voucher for his birthday and I've never seen him grin so much when he came home wet and exhausted. I would highly recommend
Debbie Smith
Debbie Smith
2023-10-17
We had a wonderful morning Ghyll scrambling in Coniston led by Si. It was a great adventure with lots of laughs and Si was a great leader. Would definitely recommend and we'll definitely be back. Thank you!
Roast Designs
Roast Designs
2023-10-04
I took my daughter for her 18th, we both enjoyed it (more me then her🤣) it wasn’t as cold as I expected it to be and it was a lot of fun all round, I would Recommend to anyone and il be returning again soon.
Shane Hunt
Shane Hunt
2023-09-30
Had the best afternoon gyhll scrambling with Rob. He was very thoughtful and knowledgeable throughout our experience guided us safely up the ghyll it was breathtakingly beautiful area so much fun was had too.
Tiff Walker
Tiff Walker
2023-09-27
Excellent. Had a really good time didn’t think I’d like it at the start but Rob knows his stuff and made it fun for us. Would definitely do it again.
jay w
jay w
2023-09-27
Ghyll scrambling with Steve was a great experience! Our original location was changed last minute due weather conditions but Steve made sure we could still complete our booking at another location. Would definitely recommend and will be booking again! Thanks again for Steve and the team 😁
Callum Robertson
Callum Robertson
2023-09-25

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