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Eden Outdoor Adventures

3 Currah Close | Ousby, Penrith CA10 1AP, England
+44 7525 653099
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Excellent fathers & sons kayaking across Ullswater

A brilliant way for fathers to spend time with teenagers where you never have to say 'turn that... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2018
English_Jeremy
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Oakley, United Kingdom
Half Day Intorduction to Kayaking Family Trip with Kids

I decided to book by family (husband, wife, three kids, 14, 12 and 8) on a half day introductory... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
travellerthr0ughlife
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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Eden Outdoor Adventures is a small, friendly, family company run by Ian and Melanie. We specialise in providing activities for individuals, families and groups that are tailored to your needs. We pride ourselves on providing affordable, fun, adventurous days out ,with high quality instruction and guiding with a personal touch. We will work hard to understand your needs and design half, full and multi day adventures and tours to make your time with us one to remember. To help us do this, Eden Outdoor Adventures draw upon a great deal of knowledge and over 20 years of experience of working in the outdoors and the areas we operate. All our instructors and guides hold National Qualifications in the activities we offer to ensure you experience our highest standards. We can offer you guided walking and tours, rock climbing, canoeing, ghyll scrambling and skills courses in the Lake District, Eden Valley, North Pennines and Yorkshire Dales as well as other parts of the UK and overseas. Wherever your dreams take you, let Eden Outdoor Adventures help make them come true.
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3 Currah Close | Ousby, Penrith CA10 1AP, England
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Reviewed April 19, 2018

A brilliant way for fathers to spend time with teenagers where you never have to say 'turn that screen off' ... and there's nothing like a calm paddle to put our ridiculously busy lives into an altogether better perspective. Ian & Melanie were very welcoming...More

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Hi Glad you had a good morning. Competitive parents, who would have guessed. You are not the first and certainly won't be the last 😉 hope to see you again, perhaps a trip down Stoneycroft ghyll next time.

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

I decided to book by family (husband, wife, three kids, 14, 12 and 8) on a half day introductory kayaking trip at Ullswater lake. We were met by the excellent husband and wife team of Ian and Melanie who quickly made us feel at ease...More

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

It was great to meet you and your family and spend time on Ullswater. We hope to see you again for another adventure. Ian & Melanie

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

A fantastic half day's kayaking from Ian and Mel for the two of us. Everything provided - wet-suits, life-jackets, kayaks, coffee, tea or hot chocolate on the river bank!, brilliant instruction, photos from the trip sent on & bags of encouragement and enthusiasm. We spent...More

Thank Simon D
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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2017

Hi, We really enjoyed spending time with you on the lake and river. We look forward to seeing you again for another adventure on the water Ian

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Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic half day canoe trip on Ullswater with Melanie and Ian. Wet weather didn't spoil the family fun. Two adults 2 boys age 9 and 8. Great value for a bespoke family activity. We booked for a similar Kayak trip for 2 weeks later. Come...More

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2017

It was great to have fun on the lake despite the weather. Fun jumping off Hairymans! Looking forward to kayaking with you on your dd and lads weekend on Derwentwater. See you soon.

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Reviewed August 24, 2017

We have used Ian at Eden Outdoor Adventures twice now as a family. Both times we have had so much fun doing fun and exciting outdoor adventures we couldn't do on our own! Ian is very easy to get along with, he challenges you but...More

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2017

Hi, Thanks for your kind comments. Glad you had another fun adventure. We look forward to seeing you all again for some more fun :-)

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Reviewed August 24, 2017

We recently went 2-man (Canadian) canoeing on Ullswater in The Lake District with Eden Outdoor Adventures. It was a perfect outing. Our group consisted of 3 adults (including one senior citizen) and 3 young children. Both canoe guides - Ian and Melanie were very welcoming,...More

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2017

We are glad you had a great evening. All our activities are tailor made to suit our customers abilities and interest as one activity does not fit all. Looking forward to canoeing down the Middle Derwent river with you.

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

A great time had out on Ullswater in the very capable hands of Ian and Mel. Very easily organised, good value and good fun. Thanks again, hope to see you again for a canoe and camping adventure!

Thank Will D
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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

We would love to see you for a canoe camping trip. We offer trips in the Lake District and Scotland. Glad you had a fun time on Ullswater.

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Reviewed August 14, 2017

Great morning on Ullswater - despite the incredibly wet weather Ian managed to make the whole experience very enjoyable. Highly recommended to hen groups fancying a giggle outdoors.

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2017

It was a rather wet morning but glad you had a fun time on beautiful Ullswater

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Ian and Melanie took our family of three, with 15 yr old son, down the ghyll at in Newlands Valley. We had a fantastic time and really felt we made the most of the beautiful ghyll. Ian had great inventive things to do all they...More

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Glad you had a great time in the ghyll. It is important to us to make sure all details are just right to make your experience as fantastic as possible! Hope we see you again for another fun activity.

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

We booked this kayak trip (two adults and two 12 year olds) when we arrived in the Lake District for a 10 night stay. Melanie was really helpful organising the details, and swapping the day for us at the last minute when it turned out...More

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Thanks for your comments. Glad you had a great time. Looking forward to seeing you all again in the future :-)

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