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“rock climbing”(26 reviews)
“sea stacks”(14 reviews)
“cruit island”(16 reviews)
We provide exceptional outdoor adventure holidays, outdoor activities and mountain training with a difference. We offer a full range of courses and guided packages including hill walking, mountaineering, rock climbing, abseiling, coastaleering and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Mill Road, Annagry, Ireland
+353 87 758 4810
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Thanks Iain for a great day. I learned a lot in the time and we where so lucky with the weather. Iain is a great host and fantastic teacher even when we where a little ‘thick’ from time to time. Iain managed to teach me...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We contacted Iain to ask whether he could recommend a climbing itinerary for our 5 & 7 year old kids. He suggested Cruit island and led a memorable few hours of abseiling and climbing above the crashing waves. Our 7 year old absolutely loved it...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We had such a brilliant afternoon out with Iain (and Ambrose and Oscar!) Iain knows the very best spots - an island with 24 beaches, and he somehow managed to coax out the sun too. The climbing was incredible - really fun, and we felt...More

Thank Alice W
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Myself and my boyfriend climbed sea stack Cnoc na Mara with Iain this easter. Iain was very professional , a great guide and good craic too, Would highly recommend Unique Ascent for climbing adventures !

Thank ashob
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Thoroughly enjoyable day out despite dismal weather! Iain's local knowledge and sea-stack climbing expertise are indispensable if you are planning a rock and sea-based adventure in Donegal! He is patient, careful, experienced and encouraging. I felt safe at all times despite some testing weather conditions....More

Thank Cathleen G
Reviewed 27 February 2018

I have long wanted to climb Errigal (the highest mountain in Donegal) but had always put it off so this year I decided to do it for my birthday. My husband, who is much fitter than I, agreed to do it with me and as...More

Thank CatherineInDonegal
Reviewed 25 February 2018

I spent three days climbing with Iain in Donegal, and I must say it was an incredible experience. His experience,knowledge and friendly manner created the perfect learning environment. Will definitely be back again.

Thank Marc K
Reviewed 11 February 2018

At the bottom of the rock it looks impossible. But Iain is both patient and reassuring. He inspires confidence, both in him and in oneself. Once you're on the rock he basically lets you get on with it, unless you ask for help. By the...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

This was one of my many memorable experience s in my life that l will never forget. Getting expert training on safety and preparation for my next high alltitude trip. I found the experience highly eye opening and mind blowing when all thoughts go out...More

Thank Seoasimhin
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

been with iain now twice and cant speak highly enough of him..his knowledge comes across so easy and very client friendly.Iv completed 2 courses with him and i will be attending many more i hope..a true gent whos love of the outdoors is infectious. JOHN...More

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