Ghyll Scrambling



“I’m not just passionate about canyoning, I care!”

Welcome to Mountain Rat Adventures

A specialist in canyoning and ghyll scrambling in Cumbria

As a small friendly outdoor adventure company, I provide a full range of mountaineering activities, with a specialism in ghyll scrambling and canyoning in The Lake District. I pride myself in providing you with a totally fun and immersive experience adapted to your requirements, which you are sure to remember for a very long time.

With many years of experience both nationally and internationally, it will be a pleasure to share my passion with you. Let’s adventure together and make new exciting memories. Don’t just dream…Do it.


Canyoning is a fun, awesome adventure activity. It’s an exhilarating activity that must be experienced.

Experience the thrill and exhilaration of canyoning, it’s invigorating and fun, just the recipe to refresh the body and mind.

Ghyll Scrambling

Without a doubt, ghyll scrambling is one of the most popular outdoor activities in the Lake District.

This exhilarating activity can also be known as gorge walking. Come rain or shine, this fun-filled activity is suitable for all and provides a fantastic experience for you to remember.

What MY Clients say...

An absolutely brilliant morning with Lee. What an outstanding instructor who was calm, patient and great fun!! 

Alex M

Trip Advisor

What an experience! My fiancé and I had a great time Canyoneering and Lee was the best instructor! Would highly recommend!

Becky Davis


What an incredible day out! Experienced my first ever canyoning trip today with Lee.

Josh Maye


How to Book

Check out my website and decide which activity is for you. Please get in touch using any of the contact methods below and I'll get back to you to when I've finished canyoning for the day! Thanks!!

All our activities make great gifts, so why not buy a gift voucher for that special adrenaline junkie in your life!...

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