Adventure activities

A family enjoying a Canadian canoe session on Windermere from Low Wray © Quest 4 Adventure

A family enjoying a Canadian canoe session on Windermere from Low Wray

Activities from Low Wray campsite

Activities during Autumn

Please note that we have no more scheduled activities during 2014. Mark and Ali at Quest 4 Adventure are able to provide any of the activities described below during the remaining weekends of the season till the end of October. Please contact them directly on 07743 861743. They will be very happy to hear from you and will give you a quote according to the number of people in your party.

Discover canoeing

This is the perfect way to enjoy the Lake District. Gliding along in an open canoe on Windermere, the largest lake in England, is an unforgettable experience. You can get wet or not, it’s up to you.

  • No experience needed. Being able to swim helps, but is not essential
  • Children from age 4 upwards are welcome

Moonlit canoeing

This unique way of experiencing the lake is a must-do for stargazers and adventurers alike. With the moon and stars lighting up the fells and shimmering off the water, this is an unforgettable activity suitable for all ages. After exploring the lake and counting the stars, we head back to the shore for a beach fire, hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows.

  • No experience needed. Being able to swim helps, but is not essential
  • Children from age 4 upwards are welcome

Rafting - New for 2014

Fun family or group activity - design, build and test your craft. Will it sink or swim? Be prepared to get wet.

This is not on the calendar but can be booked in advance. We need at least 4 people in a session up to a maximum of 12. No experience necessary. Minimum age 6. Cost £30 per person (4+) or £25 for minimum 6 people.

 

The beginning of a life of adventure when staying at Great Langdale campsit © Quest 4 Adventure

The beginning of a life of adventure when staying at Great Langdale campsit

Activities from Great Langdale campsite

Activities during Autumn

You can do any of the activities described below at weekends until the end of October. Just contact Mark and Ali directly at Quest 4 Adventure on 07743 861743. Prices will vary according to the number of people in your party.

Discover gorge scrambling
You’ll be climbing, scrambling, wading and maybe even jumping your way up a mountain river. It’s physical, exciting and perfect for damp days.

  • Stickle Ghyll is perfect for your first experience of Gorge Scrambling
  • Children from age 5 upwards are welcome. (No experience required, basic fitness is ideal)

Discover rock climbing
We will take you to a great local crag in the Langdale Valley, one of the finest climbing destinations in the country, to discover this fantastic sport. We’ll teach you all of the basic climbing skills in a practical and safe way under the direct supervision of one of our expert instructors.

Your safety is paramount to us at all times. We look after our clients and use only the best equipment in excellent condition. All our instructors are enthusiastic rock-climbers and we guarantee you’ll have a great time.

  • No experience is required, basic fitness is ideal
  • Children from age 6 upwards are welcome

Guided multi-pitch rock climbing
This adventure gives you the opportunity to experience rock climbing as the experts do - a long climb, broken down into smaller stages (multi-pitch). The climbing is not hard, just amazing and we guarantee the adventure of a lifetime.

  • Some prior experience of climbing is useful but not essential
  • Age 12 and above are welcome

 

Scrambling adventures at Coniston

Gorge scrambling for the adventurous – Church Beck, Coniston

This is one of the best-loved gorges in the Lakes. It’s steeper, deeper, longer and more challenging than Stickle Ghyll in Langdale and offers more adventure and challenges for adults and children alike.

  • Church Beck is perfect for people with previous experience of gorge scrambling wanting more
  • We meet in Coniston, instructions will be given when you book
  • Children from age 8 upwards are welcome
  • 10 people per session
  • £28 per adult, £26.50 per child

Canyoning

Enjoy the ascent and descent of Church Beck - one of the most amazing gorges in the Lakes.

  • Minimum age 16
  • All other details as above

To book email us or call 015394 32733.