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Distant Horizons UK

Leeming Farm, Watermillock CA11 0JJ, England
+(44)176886465
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Great morning kayaking on Ullswater

I joined a group of fellow kayakers on the 3 hour session Distant Horizons run from the hotel... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Emmilou313
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Elgin, United Kingdom
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Kayaking with Chris

Had a brilliant 3 hour lesson with Chris on Sunday. Thoroughly enjoyed it and can’t wait to do it... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Thomas K
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I joined a group of fellow kayakers on the 3 hour session Distant Horizons run from the hotel Another Place. It was a lovely day for a gentle paddle around the lake. The istructor was great and shared some local information with us while we...More

1  Thank Emmilou313
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Had a brilliant 3 hour lesson with Chris on Sunday. Thoroughly enjoyed it and can’t wait to do it again

1  Thank Thomas K
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

We booked a kayaking trip as a family of 4, kids 14 and 11. We were lucky with a glorious day and it was a great way to get a slightly different view of things. Our instructor/guide Arron was great, very friendly and clearly explained...More

2  Thank Morag T
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Excellent organisation from start to finish. We had a fantastic day with the Distant Horizons crew doing our challenge. They were so supportive and encouraging throughout. Highly recommended!!

2  Thank Ruth F
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Dangle from a climbing wall? Face your fear of water in a kayak? Trust your colleagues enough to be posted through a spider's web? We put 45 people through the Distant Horizons experience and they came back better, more collaborative and much more self-aware. Great...More

Thank Tim K
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Our company did the Lake District Ultra over 12 hours to raise money for charity. Very organised, lots of equipment. Emma and Aaron were very good. Aaron had the patience of a saint and made me feel at ease. We pushed ourselves to the limit...More

1  Thank Anita M
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

From talking to Emma over email to taking on the challenge, it was really relaxed, fun and as someone who suffers badly from anxiety, I was made to feel at ease and there was no question that they would go out of their way to...More

1  Thank Nikki D
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Excellent 2-hour session yesterday learning the basics of canoeing/kayaking. Instructor very professional and tailored the session perfectly to suit our needs. Very enjoyable time spent paddling and we're looking forward to doing more of it.

1  Thank Happy4u23
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

It was a great morning for me and the 3 kids (8,12 &15). We were blessed with the weather with the lake being as calm and smooth as a mirror. Aaron was great with the kids, lots of encouragement and support. Particularly with the rock...More

1  Thank ianpotter171
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

I went with a friend to the lake district and among all the companies we chose this one because we could canoe in a small group with an expert to guide us. Chris (guide) was AMAZING! The weather was bad but he did 200% of...More

1  Thank MJose23
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