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River Deep Mountain High - Day Tours

Coniston LA12 8EB, England
+44 15395 28666
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Canoeing and Gorge Walking.

We had a great time, Johan was friendly, knowledgeable and inspired trust. Exactly what you need... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Martin C
Swallows and Amazons forever!

We did the half day trip to Peel Island, (Wildcat Island...) - Johan was a great guide/instructor... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Nigel R
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River Deep Mountain High Activities provides a range of outdoor and adventure sports in the Lake District. We specialise in fun for families, group adventures and team away days. We operate activities in Coniston, Windermere, Ambleside, Rydal, Eskdale and Langdale.
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Coniston LA12 8EB, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had a great time, Johan was friendly, knowledgeable and inspired trust. Exactly what you need when you're about to step out of your comfort zone. The chocolate brownies and hot choc drink were perfect for a quick mid canoe snack. (thanks to Mrs Johan!)...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We did the half day trip to Peel Island, (Wildcat Island...) - Johan was a great guide/instructor - enabled everyone to really participate - got all the kids involved in every aspect of the trip. Everyone helped in launching the canoes, the kit was spot...More

Thank Nigel R
Reviewed 28 September 2017

OK, so, we booked with River Deep for our team building activity in Sept 2016 and we had a brilliant time then. Last year we did canoeing/raft building on Windermere & then onto gorge walking (part one) at Tiberthwaite. This year (22nd Sept) we were...More

Thank HelenEDAM2017
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We did the Gorge Walking at Tilberthwaite as a Team Building experience. It had rained heavily in the days leading up to the walk so the river was flowing very fast but we all pulled together and helped each other get up to the top...More

Thank J0nathan_J0nes
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had two amazing adventures with RDMH! Our first was a half day canoeing trip on Coniston Water. We canoed, played games, turned the canoes in to a sail boat and sailed to the Swallows and Amazons island where we explored and drank hot chocolate!...More

Thank jm333_11
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have just returned from a week in the Lake District and the Gorge walking at Tilberthwaite we did with RDMH was the highlight of our trip. Our children are aged 10 and 12 and we did it with another family with similar aged children....More

Thank sc32017
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Great day on the Swallows and Amazons adventure with daughter (8) and niece (10). Kayaked, sailed, jumped off rocks into Coniston and enjoyed a bit of a dip (with the chill taken off with a freshly made hot chocolate afterwards) and generally had a fab...More

Thank Screaminghack
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Myself and 4 children spent an afternoon Gorge walking with Matt from River Deep. My children are from 10-15, they loved every minute. The kit provided kept us warm, the gorge was fast flowing & full of excitement! We even enjoyed a hot chocolate in...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great morning gorge walking with our guide Yohan. We are a family of four with kids of 8 and 6. Our 6 year old struggled for parts but Yohan was very helpful and encouraging all the way. Our son is Autistic and he...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My partner and I did the half day church beck gorge walking experience earlier this week and it was awesome! We booked very last minute (Just the day before) and from start to finish the service from RDMH was excellent. Beth in the booking office...More

Thank Christie T
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27 May 2015|
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Response from Emma H | Property representative |
Hi Lisa, Thank you for your enquiry. You are welcome to bring your own kayak, although our prices do include the use of all technical kit. Our Kayaking sessions take place on Coniston Water and you may like to try Coniston... More