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Highly recommend Pete. Safe and knowledgable!

My husband and i had a fantastic time with Pete whilst we were on holiday at the Peaks last week... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
CarolineA1368
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Brilliant time!

We went as a group of 6, 4 adults and 2 children age 9 and 11. Chaz and Matt our instructors were... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Sonj77
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Abseiling from Millers Dale Bridge off the Monsal Trail and directly over the sparkling River Wye must be the best way of viewing the beautiful valley and Derbyshire Dales. Whether you're visiting the Peak District for an adrenaline rush, fun-fueled...more
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B6049 | Miller's Dale Station Car Park Meeting Point, Peak District National Park SK17 8SN, England
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and i had a fantastic time with Pete whilst we were on holiday at the Peaks last week. Although my husband had abseiled once before i hadnt but i felt confident, safe and secure all the time with Pete. Fantastic instructor and great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CarolineA1368
Pete M, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Hi Caroline, many thanks for your review. Like I said, it's the steps back up that will finish you off, not the abseil 😂 Many thanks also for you company and I hope the rest of the week with Sean and your parents went well....More

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We went as a group of 6, 4 adults and 2 children age 9 and 11. Chaz and Matt our instructors were brilliant, really nice guys and extremenly professional and I felt very safe in their hands! I'm nervous of heights but their excellent guidance...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sonj77
Rockhopper58, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi, Many thanks for your review! I'm so glad that our team, in this instance Chas & Matt, delivered everything you needed and expected. It's our pleasure to give you the experience that creates lasting memories. You may have noticed that we're not the youngest...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Thank you Pete for such a superb morning. We’d never abseiled before and we had such a great time! The trip was well organised and Pete is a lovely guy, he made us feel at very much at ease when required, yet kept us focussed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Charlie H
Rockhopper58, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Hi Charlie, thanks for your review 👍 Thanks for your company too, I had a great laugh. I seem to remember you were more focused on trying to keep up with your better half 😂 I hope you weren't missed too much by your 10...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent time and the scouts loved it despite the rain! Chaz and Andy were excellent from start to finish and helped some of us overcome our fears... We definitely recommend these guys.More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mrjrsmith
Pete M, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Yep, there was a little bit of rain, but that doesn't stop us having an adventure:-) I hope you've all dried out a little and enjoy the rest of your week in the Peak District. We left puddles at the bottom of the bar stools...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic afternoon with a 9 and 13 year old. Pete had them at ease straight away and within 2 abseils had their trust 100% and were playing "games". Can't recommend highly enough, we will be back. 😁More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JeniReeve7
Pete M, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review Jeni :-) You've got 2 great kids that were up for anything! Like I said, keep an eye out for your washing line missing and bedroom windows open. Great to see you again when you next visit the...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018

Spent an exhilarating morning with 9 other ladies from our local Women's Institute doing something that most would think out of the question for ladies of our age. Pete & Chas were brilliant at putting us at our ease though most of us were quite...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank amg2503
Rockhopper58, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Ha! Love the title 😂 What a great bunch of Ladies and not a pot of jam or row of knitting anywhere! You certainly are the alternative, new face of the WI! We had a fabulous time and loved your company. I hope you can...More

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time abseiling with Pete. He was extremely professional as well as knowledgable not only about abseiling but the local area. He put us at ease and made sure we really enjoyed the experience. We’d have no reservations about recommending this, we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Rockhopper58, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Yep, great session, many thanks for your company. I love my job 👍🤗 I also love the Peak District with passion, it has so much to offer and I'm still learning about it and discovering new places. I look forward to meeting you again for...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Couldn’t recommend more - great team and lots of fun! Half split into an adventure walk and half abseiled (due to numbers) but both great events. Thanks Pete & team!More

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Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Critical-Eye90
Rockhopper58, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks for your review! We like stag groups like yours, sensible, well behaved but up for some great fun and adventure! We really enjoyed your company and banter and it was great to be part of what appeared to be a VERY full-on agenda, and...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018

What a fantastic experience this was.Was bought this for a 63rd birthday gift I thought they wanted me dead,a few nerves but Pete was brilliant with the training he gave nerves all gone could not wait didn't even notice the rain.A fantastic time had by...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Rockhopper58, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi Stephen, thanks for the review. Your'e never to young or old to either start or carry on having adventures :-) I hope the knee mends soon! NB For those reading this review, it wasn't abseiling inflicted - HONEST!)

Reviewed 29 May 2018

This was my first experience of abseiling and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Pete is a lovely person and very professional. I can't deny I was nervous but he soon put me at ease and after the first go, I couldn't wait to get back to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Marie P
Rockhopper58, Owner at Abseiling Derbyshire, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Hi Marie, many thanks for taking the time to review your experience on Trip Advisor. Loved the company :-) I still find it amusing to have a Lightning Conductor specialist on a rope the day after 50'000 strikes hit the country, some of which causing...More

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