Canyoning in the UK | TOAD Outdoor Activities

Canyoning

ALSO KNOWN AS:
  • Gorge Walking

Canyoning

Explore a natural playground using a variety of techniques including walking, scrambling, jumping, climbing, abseiling, sliding and swimming to move through canyons.

Canyoning can involve the use of ropework and often requires navigational skills and route-finding. You’ll enjoy water-formed slides, drops and plunge-pools.

Pros

  • Explore a natural adventure playground!
  • Rock-formed waterslides

Cons

  • Wet and can be cold
  • Somewhat weather dependent
  • Requires planning

Training & Qualifications

Anyone with rope and navigation skills is able to try canyoning, however a guide ensures your safety and that you make the most out of the experience.

Gear

Essentials include a well-fitting wetsuit, helment, caving rucksack, ropes, harness and figure of 8 descender.

All Canyoning Providers

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Derwent Pursuits
67 Brookfields Road
Cheadle, Cheshire
DISTANCE: 131.70 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Canoeing, Canyoning, Climbing, Falconry Experience, Gorge Walking, High Ropes...
Snowdonia Adventure Activities
Gilfach Goch
Llanbedr, Gwynedd
DISTANCE: 190.99 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Canyoning, Climbing, Coasteering, Gorge Walking, Hiking,...
Llyn Adventures
Bryn Moelyn House Boduan
Pwllheli, Gwynedd
DISTANCE: 208.66 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Canoeing, Canyoning, Climbing, Coasteering, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Ice Climbing,...
AdventureMakers
Row Barn Lyth
Kendal, Cumbria
DISTANCE: 223.42 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Canoeing, Canyoning, Caving, Climbing, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Kayaking...
Lakeland Mountain Ventures
84 Windermere
Kendal, Cumbria
DISTANCE: 223.98 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Canoeing, Canyoning, Caving, Climbing, Gorge Walking...
Mere Mountains
Tirobeck Keldwyth Park
Windermere, Cumbria
DISTANCE: 230.52 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Aquaseiling, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Canyoning, Caving, Climbing, Gorge Walking,...
Joint Adventures
2 Newfield Hawkshead
Coniston, Cumbria
DISTANCE: 232.58 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Canyoning, Climbing, Gorge Walking, Hiking,...
Distant Horizons
Leeming Farm Watermillock Ullswater
Penrith, Cumbria
DISTANCE: 241.19 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Hiking, Raft Building, Climbing, Abseiling, Off Road Buggies, Gorge Walking, Canoeing, Ice...
Becks Training
Deneholme The Dene
Hexham, Northumberland
DISTANCE: 250.23 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Canoeing, Canyoning, Caving, Climbing, Coasteering, Gorge Walking, High Ropes...
Go Higher
High Dyon Side Distington
Workington, Cumbria
DISTANCE: 255.09 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Canyoning, Climbing, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Ice Climbing...
Biggar Adventure
Windy Hangingshaw Coulter
Biggar, Lanarkshire
DISTANCE: 314.72 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Canoeing, Canyoning, Climbing, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Kayaking, Mountain...
Legend Sailing
Legend Sailing School Loch Tay Highland Lodges
Killin, Perthshire
DISTANCE: 382.79 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Archery, Canoeing, Canyoning, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Dinghy Sailing, Gorge Walking, Kayaking,...
Free Spirits
The Riverside Grandtully
Perth, Perthshire
DISTANCE: 385.03 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Canyoning, Mountain Biking, Rafting...
Gulabin Lodge Outdoor Centre
Gulabin Lodge
Spittal of Glenshee – by Blairgowrie, Perthshire
DISTANCE: 390.35 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Canoeing, Canyoning, Climbing, Climbing Wall, Coasteering, High Ropes Courses,...
Hebridean Pursuits Ltd
Grosvenor Crescent
Connel, Argyll
DISTANCE: 402.66 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Climbing, Gorge Walking, Ice Climbing, Surf Kayaking, Coasteering, Canyoning, Sailing Schools, Sea...



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