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Winscombe, England
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Marcus was excellent!

My husband and I booked on to the half day caving experience. As neither of us had done anything... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ilovegizmo
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Fantastic caving experience

Our guide Andy took us round Goatchurch Cavern in the Mendips and we loved it. We were almost all... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Clutterstones
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Somerset
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Learntocave provide underground caving adventures for people of all ages and abilities. Professionally qualified Instructors will take you on a journey beneath the Mendip hills of Somerset either for a half or a full day. We will tailor the caving...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I booked on to the half day caving experience. As neither of us had done anything similar, we had no idea what to expect. It certainly exceeded expectations. Marcus was friendly, professional and his instructions were clear. We particularly liked how he...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Our guide Andy took us round Goatchurch Cavern in the Mendips and we loved it. We were almost all novices, and a mix of kids (youngest aged nine) and adults (oldest aged 78). We did a great series of challenges including wriggling through tight squeezes...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

I had a real adventure exploring the caves beneath the Mendips, climbing underground waterfalls and squeezing through cracks in the rocks! Marcus made us feel so safe and so comfortable in the new environment and he made it all feel like a true achievement. A...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Really enjoyed the caving with Marcus and would recommend trying this activity. A great way of finding out all about the history surrounding caves and caving in general. Marcus certainly know his stuff and will without doubt keep you fully entertained in all respects during...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2017

We ended up doing one cave for the entire day, following a river down past sump 1. Marcus made us feel at ease the entire time, explaining even the daunting challenges of the cave with clear instructions that gave us the confidence to tackle them...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Our instructor Marcus, a very jolly and positive adventurer made us feel like professional cavers and not like amateur students. Always kept us calm even when we were way out of out of our comfort zone 40 metres underground crawling through the tiniest of 'tubes'...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Another great trip with marcus. have been on several caving trips with learn to cave over the last year and as my abilities have grown we have pushed into deeper and more difficult caves. Highly recommend for anyone who wants to learn to cave or...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Went on the evening session. Quite exciting walking through the forest at night! Great first time caving as an adult. Fantastic experience and will definitely be doing it again! Marcus knows his stuff and let's you explore yourself, while making sure you are not out...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We did the evening caving session as a couple, heading into a pitch black cave with no sunlight was definitely sureal. Marcus made the session challenging while keeping us safe and letting us explore the cave ourself. You could instantly tell he was highly expirence...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

We took a group of guys on a caving trip down Swildon's hole as part of a stag do. Despite thinking we were going to make both sumps, it turned out to be rather more challenging than expected! Neil was a great instructor; clocked everyone's...More

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