abseiling in the Lake District 

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What on earth is abseiling ?

Abseiling is  descending  backwards over a edge and down steep or vertical rock face to the bottom. This a great way to PUSH your nerves and is guaranteed to test the bravest of people .

The Lake District has a variety of  amazing venues that offer a mixture of hight from smaller 15 meter to an impressive 120 FT . So weather your a dare devil or wanting to just give it a try there is really is some thing for everyone . 


Abseiling is a great half day activity and works well with another activity to make a full day of adventure . Your instructor will provide you with everything that you need and ensure that your 100% safe 


Who can do it ? 

Anyone! This activity is ideal for families, stag or hen groups and individuals.

How long does it take?

 It takes around 3 - 4 hours to do the abseil  but we aren't in a rush you can go back and do any section that like again. All equ


All the equipment that you would need such as harness, helmets and abseiling hard wear 

What do I need? 

 All you need to bring is plenty of clothing that is appropriate to the weather NO JEANS, good strong sturdy footwear like walking boots and plenty of snacks & a head torch but if you don't have one we can lend you one 

When does the abseiling activity run ? 

Abseiling can be run through out the hole year 


See our price list For 2016 / 2017 

Cathedral quarry

Location: Cathedral quarry, Little Langdale

Level: Beginner - Intermediate ( suitable for most )

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Cathedral quarry is situated in an incredible location just next to beautiful village of Little Langdale. In an impressive disused slate mine, It offers an impressive 120 FT abseil and a smaller one if you not great with hight's into some breath taking  tunnels which are open for us to explore and enjoy

CONTACT US today, in Windermere, Cumbria, to learn more about our variety of outdoor activities including ghyll scrambling.