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Great canoeing adventure

The centre offers a number of water sports (at least sailing, canoes, paddle boards) plus also... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DocBamDoc
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United Kingdom
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Good location plus nice staff

Good locations for kayaking, prices as everywhere in the area. The staff was really helpful, we... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
leuveen
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Situated on the eastern shore of Windermere, our Outdoor Adventure Centre is the perfect place to discover the Lake District and take part in action packed, exciting activities! We specialise in all things water - including canoeing, kayaking...more
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Leigh Groves Building Rayrigg Road | Leigh Groves Building, Windermere LA23 1BP, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The centre offers a number of water sports (at least sailing, canoes, paddle boards) plus also offers a summer club if you want to "abandon" the kids for a day or two! We chose to hire three canoes, two singles and a double, for 2...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I haven't been in a kayak for nearly 15 years so on a recent visit to lake Windermere, when my friend suggested that we go kayaking I was a bit incredulous- surely it can't be that easy to roll up, hire a kayak and off...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Good locations for kayaking, prices as everywhere in the area. The staff was really helpful, we enjoyed our trip a lot!

Thank leuveen
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Lots of fun here! A great place to do a lot of activities. No matter what the weather there is a lot to do. A must when in the lakes. We loved it

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We were in bowness for October half term and our kids wanted to do kayaking. We phoned the Windermere activity centre at 9.10 to enquiry what was the best option. We agreed on the splash adventure day. Our children were there at 10am The same...More

Thank Aliosborne
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This has been another one of our regular activities when in the Lakes - kayaking across Windermere and up the mouth of Troutbeck with great instructors!

Thank GlynEvans
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Our kids 12,15,17 did the 5 day 'Swallows and Amazons' 5 day course. They all thoroughly enjoyed it and came away with RYA certificates, plus also got to do some windsurfing during the week. The staff were competent, good with the kids, flexible around the...More

Thank RichHeidi
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Spent a day out on Lake Windermere with the fab instructors at the centre. Great fun for all the family!

Thank AgentMartyn
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We had a great 3 hours on Windermere. We hired a single kayak and a triple. The boat house is in a beautiful spot. We took our boys aged 11 and 3. We felt very safe. The instructors watched with binoculars and came out on...More

Thank Racheljuliaparkes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here hoping to book kayaking for the following day and were able to go straight away. Neil was very good with our children and quickly kitted us up and got us on the water within half an hour. He had some tips on...More

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