Lake District Family Activity Day

1 Days

Price from: £75.00

Ref No: Activus 043

Family Activity
Ghyll Scrambling
Summer Activity

An enjoyable day of adventure in the Lake District...

Have a go at a choice of outdoor activities in this event which is guaranteed to awaken your senses

  • Lake District Family Activity Day image
  • Highlights
  • Scramble up a mountain stream
  • Jump into a plunge pool
  • Abseil down a waterfall
  • Go canoeing on the lakes
Our action-packed activity days are based in and around Derwent Water and include ghyll scrambling and canoeing sessions which are especially suitable for family groups.

Activity Information

Ghyll Scrambling - Suitable for ages 7+ when accompanied by an adult
You will find yourself ascending or descending a mountain stream, jumping into plunge pools, traversing along rock walls, jumping across boulders, climbing up or abseiling down waterfalls, scrambling through tight squeezes and sometimes the odd bit of swimming. In short, it's alot of fun. 
  • Your instructor will take you on an amazing and unforgettable adventure: You will be provided with all safety equipment, as well as wet-suits, water-proof clothing and wellington boots.
  • We will encourage and support you, so that you have a fun and enjoyable time and carry waterproof cameras to capture the highlights.
  • All our instructors take your safety as a priority and carry first aid kits and safety equipment.
Canoeing - Suitable for ages 10+ when accompanied by an adult
Being based in the northern Lake District we have easy access for paddling on one of the areas most popular lakes, Derwent Water. We can explore the islands and beaches and have a freshly made lunch while surrounded by the fantastic mountains on offer in the Lake District.


Day 1

9am: Meet your guide at designated location followed by a briefing about the day's activities. Allocation of safety equipment as necessary, followed by morning's ghyll scrambling and afternoon canoeing session until 5pm.

Dates and Prices Info

This package is for group sizes of 2-8 people.

What's Included?

  • Canoeing, ghyll scrambling sessions
  • Experienced instructor
  • Lunch
  • Photographic highlights on CD
  • All outdoor equipment and safety gear
  • Discount outdoor clothing voucher for Cotswold Outdoor and Montane

Not Included

  • Transport to/from Lake District
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and evening meals


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