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The Lake District Walker

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“scafell pike”(33 reviews)
“striding edge”(21 reviews)
“guided walk”(17 reviews)
The Lake District Walker offer fun and affordable days out for everyone.Open 365 days with at least one Lake District guided walk each day most accessible by public transport.Rock climbing during high season.Daily navigation training and private...more
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11 Victoria Road, Cockermouth CA13 9PA, England
+44 1900 826291
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was given a private beginner’s Navigation course as a Christmas present and finally got round to doing it in Sunday 14th April. The whole day was great. As it was private it was geared to my ability and I learnt a lot. I spent...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sal2923
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We we looking for a challenge but needed the support of a guide to give us the confidence. Booking was easy. Information on the website, booking information and directions were accurate. We were met on time by Neil. He kept us going at a good...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2018

Another great walk with John. The weather was kind to us, with outstanding views on the top. John is an excellent guide, pacing things nicely and pointing out distant hills and wildlife without being too chatty. We will certainly go again.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

I took part on the Scafell Pike from Seathwaite walk and thoroughly enjoyed it. I wanted to climb the mountain but I don't have the skills to be able to tackle it alone. I decided to book on to the guided walk and I'm very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

I recently did the beginner’s navigation course with Neil from The Lake District Walker. Neil was super patient, very helpful and very knowledgeable. I have left hat day with new skills that we practiced and went over and over in much details that I am...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

It was a great 7-8 hours hike to Ben Nevis mountain peak with the guidance of Johnny Briggs, who is a great, easygoing & friendly guide with a good craic and spirit of sharing. I will definitely call him for my other hikes in Scotland!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Great walk in some challenging weather conditions. The mountain guide Catherine did a great job of ensuring the groups safety

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Booked a Ghyll scrambling activity in Church Beck, Coniston for myself (dad) and 3 children aged 9,11 and 13. We all had a brilliant time - the instructor (TJ) was really friendly and help all of us enjoy the activity, adapting different parts of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Had a superb day’s guiding of my kids and I up Helvellyn by Striding Edge. The guide, Paul, was outstanding - hugely patient and reassuring to the kids, who weren’t that fond of heights. Due to him, they conquered their fears and walked the most...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jamie_Alexander
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Scafell Pike on Wed 22nd Aug 2018. A brilliant day and a challenging route. Despite the awful weather and lack of scenery was still a great experience. Guide was very good throughout and took care of the various needs of a mixed group. Have took...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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January 14, 2018|
Response from John S | Property representative |
Yes of course, dogs are more than welcome