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Ghyll Scrambling

Fab time with Adam - 3 adults and 6 children ages ranging from 7-12. Everyone got stuck in and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Simon C
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A great morning of Gorge Walking

We had a fantastic morning gorge walking with Paddy - we ended up being the only two on the walk... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stu_Hexham
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Hexham, United Kingdom
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Lake Road, Coniston LA21 8EW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fab time with Adam - 3 adults and 6 children ages ranging from 7-12. Everyone got stuck in and really enjoyed Church Beck, especially jumping into the pools!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fantastic morning gorge walking with Paddy - we ended up being the only two on the walk, so got a private tour! Paddy was very welcoming and got the balance just right of offering guidance and letting us get up things ourselves....More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Had an excellent weekend in Coniston rock climbing and gorge scrambling with Joint Adventures. Both activities were hugely fun and expertly guided, with all needs taken in to account. Adam made the scrambling really satisfying for both a daredevil and a slightly more cautious adventurer....More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Thank you for a fab afternoon kayaking! Adam was a fantastic instructor and made our activity very enjoyable with his local knowledge and history facts. We will hopefully be back and would definitely recommend to anyone visiting the area! Kim and Adam :)

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful trip canoeing to Wild Cat Island. My kids are big Swallows and Amazon’s fans and are already asking to go again next year. Adam had loads of S&A info and all the equipment we needed and even arranged an Easter egg...More

Thank aaa672
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

HI Angela Really glad that you and your children enjoyed the trip. We don't usually do Easter Egg Hunts but it did seem too good a chance to miss. I hope your chilren enjoy the rest of the books.

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

What a fantastic day on Wildcat Island yesterday, Adam from Joint Adventures always delivers about and beyond. My 11 year old simply loved it. The event is very well organised and delivered, we went on Easter Sunday and Adam even created an easter egg hunt...More

Thank JonRyley
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Hi Jon Thanks for taking time to review your trip with us. Our aim is always to have as much fun as possible so I am glad that you and your son enjoyed it and thank you for the kind comments.

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

We took a group of 14 for combat archery on a stag weekend. The games were fun, we were there a good length of time (2-3 hours) doing a variety of activities. The people were really friendly and relaxed, and without asking took lots of...More

Thank phorrock
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018

Hi Paul Thanks for taking time to review your session with us. Tag archery is becoming increasing popular during all parts of the year and allow for friendly competition as well as shooting at your friends! We are really pleased that you all enjoyed your...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

We arrived 30mins late due to our sate nav took us the shorter route which you need to take the ferry across. Our guide Adam waited for us patiently. I was very impressed with the dry wetsuit provided. Adam assessed our abilities during the session,...More

Thank Jesse W
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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2018

Hi Jess Thanks for your review. We always try to accommodate groups with a flexible approach to sessions where this is possible. Making sure the group start off feeling confident and well kitted out is all part of making the activity a success. We also...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2017

My 2 teenagers had a fabulous session with Adam rock climbing outdoors for the first time. The session was easy to book and communication was excellent. Adam was very personable, knowledgeable and helped them to get the most out of their experience. They had a...More

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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2017

Hi Chris Thank you very much for taking time to review the rock climbing session. We really do appreciate it. Choosing the right location for those who are regular indoor climbers is essential so that you get the right level of challenge and get the...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Ridiculous amount of fun and a fantastic experience! We were guided by Adam, who was good fun and really helped us get the best out of our afternoon. If you're in the area, this is a must!More

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Adam M, Owner at Joint Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2017

Really pleased that you enjoyed your gorge scramble with us. Thank you very much for the review and recommendation. Getting the best out of a session is always our aim so it is worth taking the time to get our wetsuits on and if necessary...More

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antoasha
July 29, 2017|
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Response from Kirstin B | Reviewed this property |
No, the sessions are tailored to suit your party and abilities.
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DanaAlabduljaleel
June 13, 2017|
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Response from Adam M | Property representative |
Gorge scrambling and canyoning (for adults) are our most popular activity. Also raft building and archery are also very popular. Prices for groups are £33 per person for one activity. You can do 2 activities in a day for... More
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N9989
August 28, 2016|
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Response from Adam M | Property representative |
most children are aged between 7 and 13 but it does depend on the child and what sort of things the family are use to doing. The time of year is also a factor. We have also take 5 year olds and 70 year olds but not often.
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