Winter is swiftly upon us but we still have some winter activity ideas for all of you. When the cooler weather arrives we crack out our gloves and socks as well as nice warm coats and then carry on as normal. It’s a little more refreshing but awesome fun as always. White water rafting is perfect for the winter when the river levels are higher and there’s a little more water under the boats. Our white water raft trips are ideal for people based in the North East especially from Newcastle, Sunderland and Durham. The river Tees and Tyne offer some excellent whitewater for beginner to intermediate rafters.
The Via Ferrata in the Lake District is ideal for those who don’t fancy hitting the river over December, January and February With three options there is a route for everyone. The most popular Extrem route is full of surprises, conquer exposed rock faces, huge wire bridges, cargo nets and overhangs, not for the faint hearted. The Classic route is still demanding but not quite as exposed and follows more of a scrambling style route. Climb the Mine, is similar but also different. The route winds its way through the old slate mine, traversing the walls, the ceiling and also the old ventilation shafts that feed the mine with fresh air.
Our adventure experience gift vouchers are available as always for Christmas time. Forget the socks or box of chocolates, treat someone to a unique gift they will remember forever. With one of our gift vouchers, whoever receives them will have an awesome experience that they will not forget. They can have a value of your choice to cover a full adventure or a contribution towards one. You can purchase vouchers here and receive it instantly online or we can send one out to you. Vouchers can be redeemed by signing up to one of our days that cater for small groups and individuals. We have a calendar of dates with lots of variety, have a look at our calendar here.
You can see what other people think of our adventures here – TripAdvisor.
Get in touch with any questions about our trips and we will get back to you asap. We aim to make the planning and booking of trips as easy as possible and are happy to answer any questions no matter how silly they may seem, they’re usually really important things to know.Back to blog