We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rock and Rapid Adventures

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Birthday climbing treat

Just the loveliest, laid back but professional climbing adventure for my son and friends for his... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen B
Amazing Experience

We booked coasteering for a hen party, terrified and absolutely no idea what to expect, zero... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Purvi S
via mobile
Read all 162 reviews
33
All photos (33)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“taster session”(36 reviews)
“rock climbing”(9 reviews)
“great fun”(19 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
13°
Oct
10°
Nov
Dec
Contact
Hacche Mill, South Molton EX36 3NA, England
Website
+44 1769 573380
Call
Reviews (162)
Filter reviews
162 results
Traveller rating
145
13
1
3
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
145
13
1
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews taster session rock climbing great fun great rainy day brilliant staff value for money zip wire all ages half term rapids encouragement induction instructor climbers bouldering safety beginners
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 162 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just the loveliest, laid back but professional climbing adventure for my son and friends for his birthday. Rebecca was our instructor, and she was really good. Excellent with the kids and spot on with my husband's needs. Well done Rebecca and thanks for a great...More

Thank Helen B
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for such a lovely review, Helen. Birthday parties are always great fun for our instructors, particularly when the parents are happy to join in as well! We like to think we can adapt what we offer to suit the needs of all those...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The instructor called my 7 year old daughter s troublemaker, after being informed she had additional needs.More

Thank NicandCaz
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are extremely sorry to hear that your experience with us was not a positive one, particularly as we very rarely get negative reviews. If you would like to get in touch with us so this can be further investigated, please do so. We have...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We booked coasteering for a hen party, terrified and absolutely no idea what to expect, zero experience climbing and with a group of us with varying levels of fitness. We got there and immediately our instructors put us at ease, gave us all the equipment...More

Thank Purvi S
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Lovely review!! We're not just all about the climbing and are delighted to have received such a great review for our coasteering. It is great fun, isn't it?! A whole different experience from that perspective and it can make people a little nervous at the...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Found this by chance the other week while surfing for things to do. Decided to book on the strength of the robust and professional rebuttal of the very few negative reviews. Having climbed for many years, we found the team welcoming and our boys' instructor,...More

Thank Stuart H
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you for the review, Stuart. It is particularly refreshing to see someone doing their homework on us first, to be honest. Whilst we are, obviously, somewhere people come to have fun and try climbing as a one off activity, we are also a highly...More

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

My 3 kids loved the hour long taster session. Aged 6,11 and 14, it catered for all of them. Simmo was brilliant with them and balanced being informative with pushing them to try harder/go higher etc. All in all great place and we will be...More

Thank nickaumonier
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

So pleased to hear this! Simmo is highly experienced and provides a great mixture of knowledge, inspiration and pure fun! If you have any ladies interested in climbing, Simmo runs Ladies Night on Mondays.......very well worth it! Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed August 17, 2018

My daughter stayed here as part of a residential trip with her school in June. She says it was awesome! The climbing wall was really cool and the zip wire was great.More

Thank Lou287
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

We do love our residential season! Thank you so much for passing that on. Our instructors are always pleased to get positive feedback. We have plans for our bunkhouse next year, so watch this space! Enjoy the rest of the school holidays......they do seem to...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Booked as we had a voucher and weather was a little poor. Very pleased with an obviously professional setup . They catered for our 6 and 11 year old newbies with some great coaching and encouragement . Fab time had by all !!More

Thank Dutyhero
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

What a lovely review! Thank you. It's always great to hear positive reviews and we're grateful people take the time to write them. We pride ourselves on being professional in our approach but relaxed enough with our customers so they don't feel they've been in...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

After 2 days of bad weather we were looking for something to entertain our 6yr old. We found a leaflet in Barnstaple and decided to turn up one morning. We hadn’t booked, and fortunately it was early and not busy so they welcomed us in....More

Thank donnahunter29
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Thank you!! It's a shame the weather seems to have broken (it's hammering down as I write!) but it does bring lovely people such as yourselves in! We will pass this on to Simmo who will be pleased. Our instructors love to get good feedback....More

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time at Rock and Rapids. Rebecca was wonderful and so encouraging with my niece and nephew who both came out raving about the place. The experience was so friendly and welcoming, we will definitely be back the next time we are...More

Thank JemmaD132
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Thank you Jemma! We're really pleased to hear you're planning on coming back the next time you're down in Devon. It's always lovely to get repeat visits from people. Thank you also for your constructive comment about our advertising. As you probably noticed, we are...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Went to rock and rapid today. All I can say is what a great experience it was. Myself and my daughter had such a great time. Ashley was welcoming and supportive much like the rest of the team. Made us feel at home and confident...More

Thank Natasha T
rockandrapid, Manager at Rock and Rapid Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Natasha! It's always nice when people take the time to offer their opinions and, obviously, we love to get positive ones!! Glad you enjoyed yourselves.....how could we not remember you?!

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
The George
158 reviews
1.41 km away
Highbullen Hotel
699 reviews
9.30 km away
The Portsmouth Arms Inn
123 reviews
11.95 km away
Northcote Manor Country House Hotel
676 reviews
12.68 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 31 nearby restaurants
Corn Dolly Tea Shop
370 reviews
1.26 km away
Eats
22 reviews
1.51 km away
The Welcome Fryer
91 reviews
1.37 km away
The Coaching Inn
55 reviews
1.43 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 11 nearby attractions
Quince Honey Farm
532 reviews
1.18 km away
South Molton Country Pannier Market
78 reviews
1.47 km away
South Molton Museum
30 reviews
1.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rock and Rapid Adventures staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines