3 Bens Row
+44 1539 551375
Outdoor adventure for all abilities in the Lake District specialising in all outdoor activities. Staff are very experienced, highly qualified and very friendly.
If you're looking for high quality courses in adventurous activities, in the Lake District, Ascent Training can meet and exceed all your expectations. We have forged a strong reputation for the quality of our tuition and our commitment to helping you reach your full potential. We offer a comprehensive range of activities for you to enjoy, so for all your outdoor activity requirements, make us your first choice for excellence as standard. Visit our main website via the link provided for more details.
We are fully licensed so young people can undertake skills courses with us without a parent or guardian present. We also deliver outdoor education courses for schools and youth groups. Many of these course run from Holly How, however courses can run from a wide range of locations across the UK. We are also specialists in 1:1 guiding. Offering a UK based guiding service both above and below ground.
Our activities range from family activity courses to the delivery of advanced rock climbing courses. The activities include ghyll scrambling, climbing, abseiling, canoeing, kayaking, sailing, mountain walking and scrambling. One day introductory courses to five day training courses. Mountain leader and single pitch courses are delivered through Apex Training.
We pride ourselves on being family friendly, running regular outdoor education courses at Holly How YHA. Multi activity courses for families are also run at Holly How YHA and parents need to be present on these due to the accommodation regulations at the hostel. If you require any further information about any of the courses we are able to provide, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us.
Open all year round. Due to highly qualified staff winter conditions do not affect our opening times.