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Mountain adventures are our speciality. Whether it be Family Adventure, Guided Walk, Navigation course, Rock Climbing, Rock Scrambling, Gorge Scrambling, Canyoning, Abseiling, or any combination of these, we’re here to help ensure you experience the...more
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17 Kirkfield Rise, Ambleside LA22 9DL, England
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All reviews scafell pike gorge scrambling rock climbing costa blanca stickle ghyll met mark wasdale head lake district his knowledge booked mark family adventure great company multi pitch always felt safe sea cliff perfect guide north wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Mark was superb. Easy booking, really kind and patient with the kids: we all had a superb time. 10/10!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Mark passed us onto Sam who looked after us this morning for our outing. It was all very well arranged - we had the rock face to ourselves. Sam was very competent and looked after us very well. Would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jono E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge thanks to Mark for making our trip up Scafell Pike truely memorable and successful. Excellent communication before meeting meant everyone was well prepared. On the day Mark explained the route and paced us so that the less experienced walkers had confidence and could keep...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sallym R
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much Sally, great to hear you all had a good day. It was a pleasure to meet you all. So nice to have got lucky with the weather too :-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a brilliant family day with Mark as our guide and instructor. He tailored the day very well to what our children wanted to do. All four of us learned lots and had a very good time scrambling up in the morning. The afternoon...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AliesB16
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

That's fantastic to hear you all enjoyed the activities. Was a pleasure to show you around some of the Lake District. Thank you for your kind words. Hope to see you all on your next visit to the area :-)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came to the lake district on my own and spent two half days with Mark, he took me canyoning and Abseiling. Right from the first moment I felt safe in what I was doing and Mark had a really friendly approach. This was so...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks very much, we really appreciate this and so glad you enjoyed both the Abseiling and Gorge Scrambling. A real pleasure to meet you Sarah and hopefully see you again next time you're in the Lake District. All the best Mark

Reviewed March 11, 2019

Exceptional full on mountain day on a 6 pitch 180m sea cliff. Mark expertly guided myself (a slightly worn and past it example of a highly tuned rock athlete) and an up and coming youngster (a proper rock athlete on his first multi-pitch) up this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2019

This is wonderful to hear, thanks so much David. A pleasure to meet and climb with you both, really glad you enjoyed the climb, and wow, for a teenager to enjoy a walk-in, now that's quite something! Look forward to climbing with you again All...More

Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Having made the annual pilgrimage to Spain, it was time to book a couple of days climbing with Mark. As usual the comunication beforehand was excellent, and the three days I had with Mark was very good! If you need to lift your spirit after...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2019

That's great to hear, we really appreciated this, thanks so much Stig. Hope the weather back in Norway has now improved. Look forward to seeing you either in the Lakes this summer or back in Costa Blanca All the best Mark

Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

Another excellent week of guided climbing in Spain with Mark Eddy of Mountain-journeys. Mark listened to what I wanted to do and then planned a week that suited my ability and provided exactly what I wanted, as well as fine-tuning plans to respond to the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lizzie C
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2019

Thanks a million for your kind words Lizzie. We really appreciate it and look forward to seeing you again in May. All the best Mark

Reviewed November 5, 2018

Even from the point of making enquiries about the day we found Mark to be super helpful. He gave us lots of ideas and options of what we could do and tailored the day to exactly what we wanted. Mark's approach means the day feels...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sara T
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it. The Langdale valley always makes for such a great day out and we certainly got a great combination that day. So glad you both enjoyed it. Hope to see you all again...More

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Had a really excellent day climbing great Gable Mountain with Richie Torrance. Richie is a superb guide. His positive personality instils immediate confidence and, despite the weather, we had a really first class day climbing in the mountains. Many thanks!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hugh S
amountainjourney, Owner at Mountain Journeys, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

That's fantastic to hear. Thanks very much for writing, we really appreciate it and have passed on your kind words to Richie too. Hope to see you again soon

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Denise S
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Response from amountainjourney | Property representative |
Hi Denise, Many thanks for your enquiry. I have tried replying to your e-mail but keep getting a failure notice, please accept my apologies. We don't have set dates for walks as everything is arranged on demand. Price for... More
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