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Blue Mountain Activities

79 New Road, Chesterfield S42 6UJ, England
+44 1246 231767
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Canoeing in Matlock

Myself and my sister went river canoeing in Matlock. Steve was very friendly and knowledgeable. The... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Jessica R
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Tremendously fun perfect day out

Steve and Phil managed to squeeze a group of 18 of us in at short notice and they planned a perfect... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
William H
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Oct 6, 2017
“Canoeing in Matlock”
Aug 28, 2017
“Tremendously fun perfect day out”
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79 New Road, Chesterfield S42 6UJ, England
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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Myself and my sister went river canoeing in Matlock. Steve was very friendly and knowledgeable. The route was fun and very pretty. The equipment was great, and safety was well considered. Steve ensured we had a good time and tailored the route to what we...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Steve and Phil managed to squeeze a group of 18 of us in at short notice and they planned a perfect day for us all. We wanted fun but quite chilled fun and the canoeing and team activities were perfect (and the element of competitiveness...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Steve planned a fun afternoon for our group. We explored the beautiful Higger Tor throughout our treasure hunt and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We scrambled over, weaselled through and climbed up the rocks on the hill and were successful in finding treasure! An awesome day, thank...More

1  Thank Carole G
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Reviewed October 30, 2016

Steve put together a schedule for a varied day of family activities (2 adults, 2 children). A great time was had by all of us. Steve was flexible to amend things as we went through the day - he was very calm and patient and...More

1  Thank Peter D
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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

I was part of a group of 4 friends to take part in river canoeing with Steve in Matlock. We were inexperienced but this didn't matter. Steve taught us so many skills but also made it a fun experience. He set us challenges, talked us...More

1  Thank bedazzle83
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Reviewed October 11, 2015

We booked canoeing with Blue Mountain Activities. Steve was very accomodating, and was clearly keen to make sure the activity was exactly what we wanted. Reasonably priced and a good service.

1  Thank George G
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Reviewed March 26, 2015

My friends and i met for a weekend in chesterfield as we are all spread out through the country. I found blue mountain activities through a google search. I spoke with Steve and explained how we were meeting up and wanted to do some outdoor...More

1  Thank Conor B
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Reviewed December 25, 2014

Booked online which was a nice experience. Got in contact with Stephen over the phone, and because of his calm ways we decided to book with Blue Mountain, even if they weren't the cheapest. We met Stephen, our instructor, near our first activity. First we...More

2  Thank grykem
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