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Peak Mountaineering Day Tours

Tor Lea Mill Bridge, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WR, England
+44 1433 620283
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Tailor-made activity day, great fun, expert instruction!

Highly recommend Peak Mountaineering team who ran an activity day for me and a group of friends to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
CaroRviews
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
Advanced Scrambling - excellent fun and learnt loads

I took part in the Advanced Scrambling course in July 2018 with Paul instructing. I'd highly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Malcolm M
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Peak Mountaineering is a specialist provider of mountain activities based in the heart of the Peak District National Park. We offer climbing, navigation, hillwalking, scrambling, expeditions and national governing body qualifications to everyone from families to adults. We are also ITC first aid trainers and we can manage all your personal or professional first aid training requirements. Join us in the Peak District for a great adventure and a very warm welcome.
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Tor Lea Mill Bridge, Castleton, Peak District National Park S33 8WR, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Highly recommend Peak Mountaineering team who ran an activity day for me and a group of friends to celebrate my birthday. This tailor-made day involved some fun navigation learning in the morning followed by rock climbing in the afternoon. Excellent location suggested by Paul, perfect...More

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paul l, Owner at Peak Mountaineering Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Caroline, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your day and will pass on your kind words to Nigel too - we know that he absolutely loved the day too. Our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took part in the Advanced Scrambling course in July 2018 with Paul instructing. I'd highly recommend Peak Mountaineering to anyone looking at doing a scrambling / mountaineering course. The booking procedure is a little long compared to other providers but Peak Mountaineering explain why...More

Thank Malcolm M
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paul l, Owner at Peak Mountaineering Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Malcolm, It was great to spend a couple of days with you and thanks so much for your kind review. We certainly try hard to match up ability levels and to tailor course content to suit participants so I am delighted it worked well...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I was on the Bronze navigation course but as there was 3 of us on the course with similar experience, we covered the silver syllabus. Really well pitched and taught. After spending many mountain days, this course was essential to up the map and awareness...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

I cannot recommend this experience enough. Paul was fabulous, experienced and able to tailor the adventure to suit our abilities. We had a challenging yet rewarding and fun time. I have bisophobia (fear of falling) so maybe climbing wasn't the best choice for me however,...More

2  Thank Vixen1139
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Attended the course and found Stuart to be a brilliant instructor. Patient and friendly and his love of the peak district was infectious. In addition to learning navigation we also got a history lesson of the areas we walked through. I took the course to...More

2  Thank Daniel S
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

This was probably the best run course I have ever been on The Outdoor first aid Course.The venue was fantastic and easy to find good accommodation in Castleton over night.I can recommend the Cheshire Cheese.Paul was so organised, there was no time wasted.He was friendly,...More

3  Thank kangaroo017
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Paul (our guide) was the best: clear in instruction, encouraging, and accommodating to American aliens like me. (Ask him about the "American Death Triangle.") Also, patient and chocked with local lore. Already it's a beautiful area of England, so regardless of whether or not you...More

3  Thank gregorylamontagne1
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

I've completed a number of these Outdoor First aid courses through several different companies (as the requirement is to renew every three years) and despite their obvious importance, the subject matter can often feel dry and the course be somewhat of a chore. On this...More

1  Thank Pete M
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

I have to do one of these courses about once every 3 years as I work with children outdoors / coach a lot. Despite this, I always dread them; prodding and poking total strangers whilst acting out looking for bleeding and the like is always...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

I'm a recurring client of Peak Mountaineering and that's simply because they're amazing. Every time I've done something with them I felt really cared for and I simply cannot think of a single thing to tell them to improve on. I've recently done 2 separate...More

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Response from alison m | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on day tours but I did a weeks hiking trip.
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