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Ghyll Scrambling Shared Experience Keswick

5th April 2023


Slide, jump and splash your way down Stoneycroft Ghyll near Keswick in the Lake District. It is one of the finest ghylls in the Lake District National Park and is an extremely popular activity for families, couples and small groups looking for real fun few hours in the fresh air!

Big Layby (look out for a car/van with Alfresco Adventures on it or a feather flag)
CA12 5UF

This venue has NO toilets, showers and changing facilities.

• Footwear. Trainers or walking boots (NO wellingtons)
• Swim wear. To go under the wetsuit
• Towel
• Drink. At least 1 litre (NO alcohol)
• Personal Medication. Any prescription medicines you need such as inhaler

We provide all the other safety equipment: wetsuit, helmet and buoyancy aid.

The stoneycroft ghyll scramble is a three hour experience from you arriving to leaving.

Minimum age 7 years. Ideal for individuals, couples and small groups. The spaces are limited to eight people and are sold on a first come first serve basis. Once you book you will automatically receive an email which will allow you to download all the information.

We have two sessions available every Wednesday and Saturday 1000 till 1300 and 1400 till 1700 during the English School Holidays.

If the date we are offering on our ‘Shared Experiences’ doesn’t suit you, we offer private bookings for every activity and experience we offer! With private bookings we don’t add additional people to your booking and every activity/ experience is tailored specifically to your needs and requirements.

If you do have any questions about this experience, please do not hesitate to get in touch.


5th April 2023
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Pooley Bridge
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