Ghyll scrambling DAYS
stickle Ghyll - guided trip
Walk, scramble and climb your way up the Ghyll. Hopping over rocks, climbing waterfalls and small cascades and plunging in the clear pools of Langdale.
Great for families and kids
Up to 3 hours
Enquire for groups exceeding our ratios for a quotation
All under 18's must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian by law
This is a half day gorge walking experience, based in Langdale
This is close to Windermere and Ambleside and is very accessible
We will provide you with the following for a comfortable and enjoyable day:
High quality full length 3mm wetsuit
Extra 2mm wetsuit jacket (cold weather)
Neoprene socks (we are one of the few companies offering wetsuits socks, for maximum comfort)
Helmet (water helmet designed for aquatic environments)
Hardware & ropes
Group kit & emergency equipment
We will give a full and comprehensive safety briefing & demonstrations.
The instructor will take you through the gorge and teach you safe and appropriate canyoning techniques,.
This is an aquatic journey as we ascend the gorge.
We head upstream, tackling all obstacles and challenges en route
This includes; rock hopping, scrambling, climbing up waterfalls and cascades, jumping in plunge pools and walking up the river through the white water
This is a great adventure for families and kids and is a great introductory canyon for all!
Up to 8 people on this session
Meeting at 9:00am and running until 12:00pm roughly
This is a half day adventure
We will look to put groups together during busy times
3 or more bookings for sessions to run
No experience necessary
The gorge has lots of fun challenges. For younger children we will look to keep your session private.
This is an exciting trip, it is an aquatic ghyll so the will to get wet is necessary
We will share kit lists with you during the booking stage
We provide wetsuits, spray cags, neoprene socks, helmets and harnesses
You will need to bring sturdy footwear, such as walking boots or supportive trainers.
You will need a change of clothes and a towel for afterwards
This session is based in Langdale (we will share our meeting locations with you)
We will meet you on location with everything you need for your session
The season is April to October, with extremities of the season having colder water temperatures.
Dates can be arranged on request.
Subject to instructor availability
Send an enquiry via our contact page and email us at info@lakedistrictmountaineering
In busy periods (summer) we will fill the spaces if you'd like to join an open group; visit the booking system here.
We look forward to hearing from you and working towards your mountaineering ambitions and helping to achieve your goals.
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