Archive | 2014

Summer Guided Walks update

We’ve had a terrific start to the Summer season with our Guided Walks. Dave has been out almost every day last week and has been worn to a fraction of his former self, don’t worry too much he’s not complaining with his new tan! Here’s a little roundup of the Scafell walks, Great Gable and  and […]

A happy customer

It’s alway’s nice to receive feedback like this from a happy customer. Many thanks Elisa I did the Kentmere Horseshoe on 19.6.14 and I have to say that it was a fantastic walk with beautiful scenery and the guide (Ian) was super professional. I learnt about flowers, birds, mountains, trees, lakes, etc.. It was the […]

There is no age limit to climbing

These great pictures come courtesy of Nigel Riley. He’s a member of the University of the Third Age, and their Climbing and Scrambling Group. They meet every week here at the wall. Every Friday the group are in top roping and leading, some have attended skills courses and all have seen great improvements! If you think […]

Birthday Parties

We have lots of Birthday Parties here at Altitude! Here’s little Joshua who brought a brilliant cake in for his birthday party – he helped make it with his mum! They dished over 17 pieces out to his friends at the party after the climbing session they had in the Ambleside wall. If you want […]

Easter Climbing

To all those who climbed at the wall over Easter, we hope you enjoyed yourself, and achieved some goals. Now the dust is settling, the team will be looking at cracking on with some setting. We’re be in the boulder room later. Then the main wall will get some TLC on Tuesday and Wednesday. So […]

October Half Term of Guided Walks

With the last remnants of civilised English weather slowly dwindling away winter has arrived with a bang. We have had rain, sleet, hail, 80mph gusts and now snow.  All in the space of a crazy half term week.  And it hasn’t put people off coming to the Lake District and booking on our Guided Walks!  People have been […]