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Company description: Via Ferrata, Canyonning, Ghyll Scrambling, Rock Climbing and Caving - just a few of the exciting outdoor activities on offer from Mobile Adventure - The Lake District Specialist. We pride ourselves on providing the highest...more
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Reviewed August 1, 2017

There were 8 of us for this activity, some sporty - others not so much! John was absolutely fantastic with us all, giving us different options depending on our confidence. He is very patient, fun and relaxed and put us all at ease. We all...More

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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

Thanks for your kind comments, and look forward to seeing you again for more adventures!

Reviewed July 30, 2017

We were a group with a wide variety of experience and interests, so we loved that mobile adventures offered us the choice of a range of activities. John was helpful and communicative in the lead up to our trip and really friendly and professional during....More

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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

Hi, glad that you enjoyed your trip, nothing like a good windy trip out!

Reviewed July 17, 2017

Morning paddling out on Derwent Water with John in Canadian canoes. Had a great time and enjoyed the trip - especially jumping off a bridge into the water and attempting (with varying degrees of success!) some balancing acts with the canoes. All had a great...More

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MobileAdventure, General Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Hi, thanks for the kind comments! Not seen a fully flooded canoe paddled so 'skilfully' for a long time!

Reviewed July 3, 2017

We took 40 pupils on a ghyll scramble activity with Mobile Adventures, and they were first class. Good communication from the start, well equipped, with wetsuits and helmets, good local knowledge, and pitched the day suitably for year 10 pupils. A good mix of challenge...More

Thank j7p4
MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Hi, thanks very much for your kind comments, and glad that you all enjoyed it, and the canoeing. They were a great bunch, with plenty of enthusiasm! We will be more than happy to have a group like that again :-)

Reviewed June 10, 2017

Excellent afternoon, Ben our instructor was very friendly, patient and also very clear with instructions. Varied the activity depending on each individuals abilities and gave us all confidence. Also took some great photos so we can remember the day.

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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

Glad that you enjoyed your session with MobileAdventure, the Ghyll is always a huge hit!

Reviewed April 21, 2017

We got vouchers as a Christmas present - and chose canoeing and ghyll scrambling. As we're unfit to say the least, we were a bit nervous, but needn't have worried. John made everything so easy. He was patient and encouraging, and we had fun from...More

Thank ianandrachel2017
MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Thanks so much for your comments, always good to have a ego boost! Was a pleasure, and you are not as in-fit as you think!! Hope to see you again! John @ MobileAdventure

Reviewed November 8, 2016

Great canoeing on the tranquill lake (Derwent Water), well arranged, guided, good activity. It can be more challenging with bigger wind, but we were lucky with sunshine and stillness.

Thank Sirle V
MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2016

Sirle, thanks for taking the time to leave some a nice review, and glad that you enjoyed your afternoon out with Chris. Hope to see you again,

Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

John was very responsive from the start - answered all my questions and flexible in arranging our two half day activities which made me feel comfortable booking with him. Ghyll scrambling was lots of funs - unique adventure. Wet suits and jackets were very much...More

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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2016

Thanks very much, always happy to ramble on about the local history! .. and the climbing was good to, thanks for being a great fun group :-)

Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

What a great day! Ghyll scrambling in Keswick. Afternoon session lead by John (Woody). Something for everyone. More challenging exercises for the fearless amongst us and encouragement for the less confident. This would not ordinarily be my cup of tea - I don't like swimming...More

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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2016

Thanks so much for your kind comments, and glad that you a) enjoyed the day and b) took the time to write a review :-) Hope to see you again for further adventures! John

Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

We went Gill Scrambling earlier this week. A fab time had by all (mix of ages from 15 to 50 ish). Woody our guide was great. Clear instructions beforehand as to where to meet & very reassuring & friendly, explained & demonstrated every stage clearly...More

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MobileAdventure, Manager at Mobile Adventure - Day Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2016

Thanks for your kind comments, and glad you enjoyed it! Hope to see you again in the future.

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