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Eden Outdoor Adventures is a small, friendly, family company run by Ian and Melanie. We specialise in providing activities for individuals, families and groups that are tailored to your needs. We pride ourselves on providing affordable, fun...more
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3 Currah Close | Ousby, Penrith CA10 1AP, England
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic time canoeing on Derwent water, wild camping then a paddle down the middle Derwent. The kids loved it too ages 8, 10 and 12. Everything was provided and carried out with such calm.

Thank Jack S
Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Glad you all had a fun trip. Looking forward to doing some more paddling and canoe trips with you all.

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic morning kayaking on Ulswater, excellent tuition from Ian who made the whole experience interesting and fun. Highly recommended!

Thank davebristow
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Brilliant time with our four boys, very welcoming and a lovely few hours around Ullswater. Thanks Ian for showing us where to jump off safely and Melanie for the hot chocolate!

Thank jayneandtony2018
Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Glad you had a great time. Ullswater is a fantastic place to paddle, have a BBQ and to do some jumping and swimming. Hope to see you all again for another adventure.

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant morning. Ian was a great instructor and was patient but also tried to ensure you got the best out of it without going beyond your comfort zone. It may seem daunting when you start but its great once going, I was in the...More

Thank Stuart G
Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

It was a great morning and we even manged to get the ghyll to ourselves πŸ˜€ we will never mix groups together, as you are booking your own personal adventure that is Tailored to your needs. Look forward to helping you plan your next adventure.

Reviewed 4 September 2018

An excellent day! Spent the morning rock climbing on Shepherd's Crag overlooking Derwent Water followed by ghyll scrambling down Stonycroft Gill in the afternoon. Well organised (they even supplied and erected tents for changing into and out of kit for the ghyll scrambling which was...More

Thank Ben G
Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Glad you all had a great day. Even managed to get the sun to shine all day πŸ˜ƒ hope to see you all again for another adventure.

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant afternoon! Ian and Mel are really welcoming, relaxing, knowledgeable and so experienced you feel in very safe hands. The weather was pretty awful with almost constant downpours but despite this our two teenage girls who are not particularly β€˜outdoorsy’ absolutely loved every minute....More

Thank gary p
Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

It was pretty wet but glad you all had a great time. Hope to see you all again for hopefully a drier time πŸ˜ƒ.

Reviewed 21 August 2018

Fantastic half day ghyll scramble for a hen do party (14 girls aged 22-56.) Most of us had never done ghyll scrambling before (and some were not even outdoorsy people) but we were in very capable hands and had a lot of fun. You will...More

Thank Lizzie B
Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Glad you all had a fun time in Stoneycroft Ghyll. Hope to see some of you again for another adventure :-)

Reviewed 19 April 2018

A brilliant way for fathers to spend time with teenagers where you never have to say 'turn that screen off' ... and there's nothing like a calm paddle to put our ridiculously busy lives into an altogether better perspective. Ian & Melanie were very welcoming...More

Thank English_Jeremy
Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Hi Glad you had a good morning. Competitive parents, who would have guessed. You are not the first and certainly won't be the last πŸ˜‰ hope to see you again, perhaps a trip down Stoneycroft ghyll next time.

Reviewed 17 April 2018

I decided to book by family (husband, wife, three kids, 14, 12 and 8) on a half day introductory kayaking trip at Ullswater lake. We were met by the excellent husband and wife team of Ian and Melanie who quickly made us feel at ease...More

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Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

It was great to meet you and your family and spend time on Ullswater. We hope to see you again for another adventure. Ian & Melanie

Reviewed 9 November 2017

A fantastic half day's kayaking from Ian and Mel for the two of us. Everything provided - wet-suits, life-jackets, kayaks, coffee, tea or hot chocolate on the river bank!, brilliant instruction, photos from the trip sent on & bags of encouragement and enthusiasm. We spent...More

Thank Simon D
Ian C, Owner at Eden Outdoor Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Hi, We really enjoyed spending time with you on the lake and river. We look forward to seeing you again for another adventure on the water Ian

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