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Fun half day swallows & amazons canoe trip

Had a lovely family afternoon on Coniston in canoes with Johann our instructor, We had no prior... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
vikki559
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Weekend fun away

We selected as a group to do Archery on the Saturday morning followed by a lunch break before we... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Nataly K
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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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“hot chocolate” (31 reviews)
“gorge walk” (24 reviews)
“rock climbing” (17 reviews)
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Coniston LA12 8EB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely family afternoon on Coniston in canoes with Johann our instructor, We had no prior experience but had great fun paddling around the edge of the lake & then making a catamaran out of 2 canoes, to sail to the island, for a...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We selected as a group to do Archery on the Saturday morning followed by a lunch break before we went off for abseiling. The guys were funny, informative, safety conscious of us all (group of 12) and patient with us, as we were all slightly...More

Thank Nataly K
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Had such a great time scrambling & rock climbing today with Johan today. He was funny, patient, polite and helped us non climbers all the way up.. with even home made soup on the way. 100% recommend to anyone thinking about any day out with...More

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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
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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
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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Whimpo1991
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
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