D of E Training & Assessment

Eden Valley Adventures have been freelancing for the past 4 days over in Ullswater helping out with Duke of Edinburgh training & assessment. The first days training was on teaching navigation around the patterdale and glenridding area low level stuff. The second day was up over boredale hause over to angle tarn and on to the knott and down to hayeswater. Days three and 4 where the assessment days. Here are a couple of pics from where i had to sit out and wait for the groups to walk through, glad for the pleasant weather.

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Family Days

What an ace morning in the ghyll after last nights rain the ghyll was at a good level. Well done to the Dickinsons, Heyes & Catterway families. Hope to see you again soon.


Happy Days

Awesome day at work yesterday, 20 guys out for a days fun on the via ferrata and ghyll scramble with the added bonus of blues sky’s. Good luck on the big day Richard Graves.

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Stag Party Fun

Two weeks ago i got a call from a guy in a bit of a panic, he had left all arrangements to the last minute and needed something sorted for 27 guys quick. I had the day free and got the day sorted for him. I managed to get staff at last minute and we had the day planed. In the morning we did raft build followed by a ghyll scramble. All the guys had a wonderful day with loads of laughter and smiles. Here are a couple of pics from the day.

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Cheeky Ghyll Selfie

A quick ghyll this morning, two booked on and only one did the session due to injury. First time I’ve run a session with only one client. Liana had a scream with just me as company. Cheeky selfie thrown in to the mix.

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Mountaineering in North Wales

I’ve just had a great three days down in North Wales working with some fantastic customers from Sussex. We attempted the Welsh 3000 but it didn’t quite go to plan having had naff weather and an injury on the first day. So on day two we did Tryfan & Carnedd Dafydd. On day three we did Tryfan again with two ladies who hadn’t climbed the day before. Here are a few pics.


Four lovely Ladies out for an adventure.


Two months back i got a call from Sue down in London, she wanted to have a full day of activities with her three pals. We hatched a plan and the choice was Abseiling and Ghyll scrambling. Well Sunday came around and in true lake district fashion the heavens opened…

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