Ghyll Scrambling

Ghyll scrambling is an exhilarating and fun activity perfect for families or groups who want a challenge, making it one of our most popular activities!  This is a wet activity, so you can expect to be plunging into clear pools, swimming against flowing water, climbing up the side of waterfalls, exploring caves and sliding down water shoots along the way.

Available as an open group taster session during the summer or as part of a family/group private activity booking. 

    • Duration: 3 hours (approx)
    • Minimum Age/Height: 7 -8 years or at least 135cm tall
    • Fitness: Good level of fitness required
    • Meeting Place: West Lakes Adventure, Woolpack Farm, Eskdale, CA19 1TH
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Canoeing

As the name suggest the Lake District is a great place to experience canoeing on its many open expanses of water. Our instructors will coach you through all aspects of operating safely, whilst journeying on open water. During your experience we will provide you with the skills to prepare a boat, paddle efficiently and sail if conditions allow.

Available as an open group taster session during the summer or as part of a family/group private activity booking.

Well behaved dogs are welcome on private sessions on the Lake, we have a range of doggy buoyancy aids to keep your pooch safe.

  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Minimum Age/Height: 6 years
  • Fitness: Fair level of fitness required
  • Meeting Place: The side of the Lake near Greendale Junction, Wastwater, Wasdale, towards CA20 1EX – Look out for the blue canoes!
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Kayaking

Where better to experience and enjoy kayaking for the first time than in the Lake District.  Our instructors will coach you through all aspects of operating safely whilst journeying on open water. During your experience we will provide you with the skills to prepare a boat, paddle efficiently and play some games if you wish.

Available as an open group taster session during the summer or as part of a family/group private activity booking.

  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Minimum Age/Height: 10 years or 140cm
  • Fitness: Fairly good level of fitness required
  • Meeting Place: The side of the Lake near Greendale Junction, Wastwater, Wasdale, towards CA20 1EX
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Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) is a fantastic fun water activity and is fast becoming the paddle sport of choice, we were excited to be one of the first Lake District based outdoor activity providers to introduce the sport back in 2015.

An off shoot from surfing it was believed to have originated from Hawaii but has made its way to the UK and now the Lake District.

SUP is an exciting & fun sport that can be enjoyed by anyone, you don’t need to be super fit or super skilled to take part, it is surprisingly easy to get the hang of!

Available as an open group taster session during the summer or as part of a family/group private activity booking.

  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Minimum Age/Height: 8 years or 135cm
  • Fitness: Good level of fitness required
  • Meeting Place: The side of the Lake near Greendale Junction, Wastwater, Wasdale, towards CA20 1EX
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Rock Climbing

Have a go at rock climbing on a friendly rock face under the guidance of a qualified and experienced instructor. Learn the basics of single pitch climbing including how to correctly put on a harness, learn to tie into the rope and belay safely, basic movements and techniques, as well as having lots of fun!

Available as an open group taster session during the summer or as part of a family/group private activity booking.

  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Minimum Age/Height: 6 years
  • Fitness: Some amount of fitness required
  • Meeting Place: King George IV opposite the pub, Eskdale Green, CA19 1TS
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Archery

A two-hour introductory session where you will learn the basics of this fun and rewarding sport. With the beautiful backdrop of the Eskdale valley, we will have you hitting the target in no time.

Available as an open group taster session during the summer or as part of a family/group private activity booking.

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Minimum Age/Height: 6 years
  • Fitness: Not much fitness required
  • Meeting Place: West Lakes Adventure, Woolpack Farm, Eskdale, CA19 1TH
  • Cost: £20 pp
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Canyoning – The Esk Extreme!

Our canyoning sessions have been temporely postponed.  Please get in touch via email for general enquiries.

  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Minimum Age/Height: 14 years
  • Fitness: Good level of fitness required
  • Meeting Place: West Lakes Adventure, Woolpack Farm, Eskdale, CA19 1TH
  • Cost: £ 70pp
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How To Book

Booking something bespoke for just you & your group is really simple -

  • Call Caroline or Steve on 019467 23753 to discuss options and availabilty
  • Email us at: enquiries@westlakesadventure.co.uk with as much detail as possible
  • Complete the enquiry form including details about the number of adults & children, preferred dates, preferred activities and contact details

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For enquiries please call us on 019467 23753

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West Lakes Adventure
Woolpack Farm
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Eskdale Valley
Cumbria CA19 1TH

  019467 23753
  enquiries@westlakesadventure.co.uk

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