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Learn Outdoor Skills
in The Lakes and Dales


Why not combine your adventure in the Lakes or Dales with a chance to learn a new skill, try a new activity or build on your existing knowledge of the outdoors?

Our friendly local guides are on hand to teach basic navigation skills, fire lighting, practicing rope work, leading a climb for the first time, running off road or rolling a kayak in open water. Tell us your goals and we will tailor a special day for you and / or your group.

Navigation & Map Reading Skills

Whether you are a complete novice, or have done some map reading before; spend a day or two in The UK‘s Lake District or Yorkshire Dales National Parks, learning to navigate your way safely around the fells with one of our friendly, local experts.

We can provide maps and compasses if needed, and will select locations nearby your holiday based in The Lake District or Yorkshire Dales that best meets your map reading objectives. 

Bushcraft & Wild Cooking Skills

Unleash your inner Ray Mears and learn the invaluable art of shelter building, fire lighting and wild cooking. There is surely not a more perfect way to round off your day of adventures than cooking over an open fire? read more >>

A personal 1:1 service

Remember, our guide will be working 1:1 with you, so you can ask any questions and tailor the day to cover the map reading techniques that you wish to become good at, then practice them, in some great locations, until they become second nature.

Customer Testimonials
Read Genuine Reviews from Real Customers

  • I just wanted to say thank you for a lovely holiday and keep on what you are doing as I feel you have the basis of a brilliant personalised service and I would not hesitate in using you again or telling my friends and colleagues about your service.
    Oli – UK 3 x days Guided Mountain Biking
  • Amazing private photography tour of The Lakes. Chris was extremely professional and gave me plenty of time. Bespoke experience is highly recommended, especially if you are on a short visit and want make the most of your time.
    Teja – India Photography tour of North Lakes
  • We had such a fantastic day, we got exactly what we wanted from our activity day ! Chris was a great instructor, so positive and enthusiastic, it was brilliant to have one to one tutition.
    Frances and Scott – London Beginners Rock Climbing
  • A fantastic day spent in the outdoors with lovely company and loads of guidance from Chris and Lynn. Canoeing, making the pancakes, learning to gather kindling and light a fire made the day most enjoyable.
    The Arora Family, India Family Adventure Day – Canoeing – Bushcraft and Mountain Biking
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If you are looking to include some outdoor adventure in your life, workplace or holiday, then our tailor-made guiding services in the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales are perfect for you!


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