outdoor adventures

Outdoor adventures in Autumn and Winter

The Autumn and Winter months often send people scurrying into their homes, curtains are drawn and the heating starts to go on.  Day light hours become precious and hibernation may seem the only option.  Of course this is not true and there are quite a few reasons to remain active at this time and outdoor […]

Family Adveitnre Day

Family adventure don’t forget the teaching

So we have now survived another summer holiday season and for some reason I find myself thinking about how we do these sessions.  Well as you might expect it does depend on the family.  Families come on holiday for fun; to spend time together and a break from routine.  Most family sessions contain either rock […]

Team Building needs trust and reliability

Thoughts about Team Building

Team building use to strike me as a rather strange and possibly not very well defined activity;  AKA a bit of a waste of time.  After all, people are employed to do a job so they should really just be able to get on with it.  I can’t help thinking that many people must feel […]

kayaking on Coniston Water

Wild Cat Island and Coniston Water Tour

Today we paddled our touring kayaks on Coniston Water. Our aim was to reach Wild Cat Island (Peel Island) before going onto the end of the lake to Octopus Lagoon (Allan Tarn). Both these spots feature in Swallows and Amazons books and are a must visit destination for Swallows fans for all ages or just […]