From our popular
base in Hathersage, in the Peak National
in Derbyshire, Peak Activities Ltd's staff run a range of safe,
non-machismo beginners' rock climbing and abseiling training
sessions. These are open to individuals coming here on their
or with family & friends. We have been running successful,
acclaimed beginners weekend
abseiling & rock climbing courses
in the Peak
National Park for over 25 years.
Click for the
of our novices climbing & abseiling weekends
in the beautiful Peak National Park. Choose from beginners
/ first timers
rock climbing & abseiling weekends, intermediate events for enthusiasts
or advanced courses or opt to use our personal guiding service.
Click for the
& dates of our follow-up and advanced climbing weekends
in Derbyshire for enthusiastic individuals who have done some
here in Derbyshire or at other climbing centres.
For people who
want to learn to lead climbs we have some advanced rock
climbing skills training courses - and of course you can hire
on a 1:1 or 1:2 or 1:3 basis...which allows rapid progress
and the scope to make mistakes and learn from them under the
of our senior instructors. Guiding is very popular, but sadly it costs more for
us to provide for our customers than our open ( public ) climbing courses.
Click for details
on our team of SPSA & MIA qualified climbing staff &
is fully licensed by the government's AALA licensing
authority to run rock
abseiling and mountaineering
activities ( as well as caving, trekking, mountain biking and
more activities ) all the year round in remote areas. License No. L0352/R0671.
We offer enjoyable worthwhile and above all SAFE rock climbing
and abseiling experiences for the people who trust us to look after
them...and unlike some of the brand new businesses working in the
area these days we are very old fashioned about treating people the
way we'd like to be treated and not letting out customers down
...well except on the end of a rope ! Click here to read what many
of our customers and the travel press have had to say about our
excellent people, products and services.
We offer a very superior service with no corners being cut...and lots
of our customers and the media seem to appreciate what we do for
Many of our of our instruction team such as Dave Baines MIA ( above ) have
built up over 25 years experience as safe local climbing, abseiling and caving
and potholing instructors.
We cater for groups and also run weekends and mid-week sessions
for individuals. You can choose to join one of our open beginners
weekends ( especially for total novices ) that have been very highly
acclaimed on BBC television and radio - or why not try our follow up
weekends for people who have climbed before but who would prefer
instructors looking after them to ensure they climb in total safety.
Our new "Leading Edge" Learning to Lead Weekend Course for more
experienced climbers is a modern 2 day course for those who want to
get to grips with more advanced outdoor rock climbing skills and
ropework for rock climbing safely.
Tel. 01433-650345 .......Fax. 01433-650342 ......
LOOKING AFTER PRIVATE GROUPS IS OUR SPECIALITY !
If you are looking for something for a group of people
( such as corporate parties from work or a stag group
visit on a Saturday or a Sunday ) - why not plan a special
tailored 1, 2 or 3 day event for your private party on a day
or over dates which suit you ? Climbing can be dovetailed
into a wide range of other outdoor activities we provide
- such as larger scaled trailquests, orienteering challenges
and inter-team competitions and contests.
Exclusive bookings for group organisers are easy to
set up and book and are very reasonably priced if you
can book reasonably well in advance.
We have an excellent record for safety and service.
CALL US ON 01433-650345 & DISCUSS
YOUR SPECIFIC INTERESTS & NEEDS...
We specialise in events for first-timers ...and being in the
very heart of the accessible Peak District it's really easy
to get here from all parts of the UK. The crags on our
doorstep such as Stanage Edge and Froggatt Edge are
simply amazing climbing venues !
No special equipment or fitness is needed...
....just a sense of fun and a willingness to have a try !