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Gorge Walking

ALSO KNOWN AS:
  • Scrambling |
  • Rock Hopping |
  • Alpine Scrambling |
  • Canyoning |
  • Ghyll Scrambling |
  • Gorge Scrambling |
  • Wet Bouldering |

Gorge Walking

Gorge walking (also known as scrambling) is a mix of traversing along rock walls and ridges, climbing over boulders, jumping into rivers, scrambling under waterfalls and exploring caves. This is done under the supervision of an experienced guide whilst wearing a wetsuit, buoyancy aid and helmet.

Offering lots of fun and the chance to explore in nature, involves a combination of hiking and rock climbing. It is often distinguished from hillwalking by defining a scramble as a route where hands must be used in the ascent.

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Dynamic Adventures
Unit 24 Charlwood Place
Horley, Surrey
DISTANCE: 24.44 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Climbing, Gorge Walking, High Ropes Courses,...
Mountain Activities
Quince Tree Cottage Green Lane
Lewes, East Sussex
DISTANCE: 39.12 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Climbing, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Mountaineering, Navigation Courses, Sea Cliff Climbing...
QE2 Silver Jubilee Activities Centre
Pylands Lane Bursledon
Southampton, Hampshire
DISTANCE: 66.41 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Archery, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Climbing Wall, Gorge Walking, Indoor Climbing, Low Ropes, Raft...
Guided Mountain
Yew Tree Patch Glencoe Lane
Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire
DISTANCE: 104.25 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Ice Climbing, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Climbing...
Undercover Rock
St Werburghs Church Mina Road
Bristol, Avon
DISTANCE: 105.69 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Bouldering, Climbing, Gorge Walking, High Ropes Courses, Indoor Climbing...
Life Changing Activities
Sharman Cottage Coughton Ross on Wye
Ross on Wye, Herefordshire
DISTANCE: 108.65 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Caving, Climbing, Gorge Walking, High Ropes Courses, Raft...
Inspire 2 Adventure
Wyastone Business Park
Monmouth, Gwent
DISTANCE: 112.12 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Canoeing, Climbing, Gorge Walking, High Ropes Courses, Hiking, Mountain Biking,...
Ultimate Activity Company
Symondsbury 5 Barton Road
Hereford, Herefordshire
DISTANCE: 117.39 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Climbing, Coasteering, Gorge Walking, Hiking,...
Taste For Adventure Centre
The Hafod Credenhill
Hereford, Herefordshire
DISTANCE: 120.80 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Bushcraft Course, Caving, Climbing, Gorge Walking, High Ropes Courses, Hiking, Kayaking,...
Rock and Ice
5 Dove View Bridge Hill
Ashbourne, Derbyshire
DISTANCE: 124.80 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Bouldering, Caving, Climbing, Gorge Walking, Hiking, Ice Climbing, Indoor Climbing, Mountaineering,...
Acclimbatize
Unit 18 Via Gellia Mills
Matlock, Derbyshire
DISTANCE: 126.74 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Canoeing, Caving, Climbing, Gorge Walking, High Ropes Courses, Hiking, Kayaking,...
Aspire Adventure Activities
3 Unity Dale Road North
Matlock, Derbyshire
DISTANCE: 127.70 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Caving, Gorge Walking, Mountain Biking, Orienteering...
Mountain Mayhem
Tybubach Farm Craswall
Hereford, Herefordshire
DISTANCE: 128.47 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Assault Course, Bushcraft Course, Canoeing, Caving, Clay Pigeon Shooting,...
Blue Mountain Outdoor Activities
79 New Road
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
DISTANCE: 129.09 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Canoeing, Caving, Climbing, Coasteering, Gorge Walking, High Ropes Courses, Hiking,...
Derwent Pursuits
67 Brookfields Road
Cheadle, Cheshire
DISTANCE: 131.70 Miles
ACTIVITIES: Abseiling, Archery, Canoeing, Canyoning, Climbing, Falconry Experience, Gorge Walking, High Ropes...


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