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About edenoutdooradventures

Outdoor Activity provider offering walking, climbing, canoeing, ghyll scrambling, first aid and other skills courses. Offering courses in the Lake District and Northern Pennines as well as around the UK and Alps, North Africa and Iceland.

Wordsworth’s Grasmere and Rydal Walk

William Wordsworth – famous poet and wanderer of the Lakeland valleys and fells. He spent his early life in Cockermouth, Penrith  and Hawkshead, but is more famously associated with Grasmere and Rydal where he lived for most of his adult life. Spend some … Continue reading

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Discover Beatrix Potter’s Borrowdale

As a child, Beatrix Potter spent a number of summers on family holidays in the Borrowdale Valley. She used these holidays to gain inspiration for some of her famous “little books”. Eden Outdoor Adventures can help you explore this beautiful area, … Continue reading

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Explore Eskdale and Wasdale

If you make the journey round to the west coast of Cumbria you will come to the magical valleys of Eskdale and Wasdale. It takes time to get to this corner of the Lake District, but it is worth the … Continue reading

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A Day Winter Walking in Haweswater

The Lake District in winter on a cold sunny day is hard to beat. Although conditions can be more fickle in the Lakes, when they are good it is hard to beat! The Haweswater valley offers the winter walker and … Continue reading

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Discover Cumbria and the Dales

With the Lake District National Park to the west and the Yorkshire  Dales National Park to the East Kendal is a great place to base yourself. Close to the M6 this market town has a great deal to offer people. … Continue reading

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Snow Shoeing in the Northern Pennines

At last winter has arrived in the Lake District and Northern Pennines! After a very mild start to the winter it is good to see the fells with a covering of snow. When winter conditions can be found a great … Continue reading

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Ullswater Horseshoe Walk

Are you looking for a two day walk to challenge you whilst giving spectacular views in an area steeped in history? This walk starts at High Row on what is known as the “old coach road” although it is said … Continue reading

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Explore the Upper Eden Valley in Comfort

Eden Outdoor Adventures would love to show you the fantastic places to explore in the Upper Eden Valley. Walk the Nine Standards or Wild Boar Fell or stop for a drink at the remote Tan Hill Inn, all found in … Continue reading

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Haweswater Past and Present

Today we had a great day walking in the Haweswater valley situated in the North East corner of the Lake District. The village of  Mardale used to be in this valley. However the Manchester Corporation decided to flood the valley … Continue reading

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Sustainable Tourism

Adventures in Britain’s first sustainable tourism destination Friday, 16 December 2011 3:08 PM     Eden Valley, set in the UK’s Lake District region is set to become Britain’s first sustainable and low impact tourism destination and a popular place … Continue reading

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