For 30 years now, Alston Training and Adventure Centre have been offereing a host of great adventures from our fantastic location set in remote moorland near Alston in Cumbria.
With a great range of fantastic venues right on our doorstep, we can offer a great range of activities with fully qualified instructors including canoeing, canyoning, skiing, climbing, abseiling, caving and hiking. We will tailor your experience to your group so that you can enjoy this beautiful region to its fullest.
We specialise in group activities, from corporate team building events to hen and stag weekends. Have a chat with Alston Training and Adventure Centre to plan your adventure with us.
No trip to the Lakes District is complete without actually getting out on the water with Alston Training and Adventure Centre Canoeing.
No matter if this is your first time or your are looking for a paddle on these beautiful lakes, join our fully qualified instructors on the beautiful, Nenthead Reservoir, Talking Tarn and Ullswater.
Once you learn a few basic skills we will introduce a range of challenges and games to make your experience more challenges and much more fun!
Join us for a great experience no matter if you are planning a family outing or a corporate teambuilding weekend, speak to us at Alston Training and Adventure Centre Canoeing for more information.
Enjoy one of the best venues in the United Kingdom for this thrilling sport at Ashgill with Alston Training and Adventure Centre Canyoning.
Scramble through the river bed, up waterfalls, down plunges, along slides and fantastic leaps into rock pools of cool fresh water beneath the cascades as you tour through this verdant gorge.
Your fully qualified and professional instructors will provide guidance and safety gear and prepare you to leap from a 15 metre high waterfall.
Canyoning is a great teambuilding experience perfect for groups of all shapes and sizes, contact Alston Training and Adventure Centre Canyoning to find out more.
Discover the North Pennines for a great experience when you join Alston Training and Adventure Centre Hiking.
Our fully qualified and experienced guides will take you through the surrounding fells that are located just a short spell from our centre. The North Pennines is full of paths and trails all of which will lead you to amazing locations and sights with everything from short hikes to full multi-day expeditions with overnight stays under the stars.
No matter if you are planning a corporate teambuilding event or a family outing, speak to Alston Training and Adventure Centre Hiking to plan your next adventure with us.
Cumbria and the Lakes District is the perfect location to enjoy rock climbing on a beautiful range of natural locations with Alston Training and Adventure Centre Climbing.
This stunning region is dotted with great places to enjoy this sport, great for keeping fit as well as setting new challenges and goals that our fully qualified and experienced guides and instructors will help you realize.
Regardless of whether you are a total novice, or you are looking to advance your skills on a range of indoor and outdoor venues, contact Alston Training and Adventure Centre Climbing for an unforgettable adventure.
With a number of mines right on our doorstep Alston Training and Adventure Centre Caving is a great place to try this fantastic experience.
With its historic lead mining industry, Alston Moor is home to mines from the time of the romans providing some great locations to delve beneath the ground searching for adventure. The most popular being Tyne Bottom in Garrigill with its extensive system of safe tunnels, old rail tracks and timber supports and Smallcleugh Mine with its dry stone arches from 1770.
Both are great places to challenge yourself led by a fully capable and professional guide who knows these caving systems like the back of their hands.
Caving is a great experience for all groups from youth groups to corporate outings, speak with Alston Training and Adventure Centre Caving for more information.
Take to a great range of abseiling venues, from our purpose build introductory wall to the real crags of the Lakes District with Alston Training and Adventure Centre Abseiling.
From our 5 metre introductory wall located on our site, to the small crags just a short walk from the centre to Ashgill Force with its 17 metre drop down a waterfall into a gorge. You will be led and instructed by our fully qualified instructors who will instruct you in the correct technique and ropework so that you can step out over the edge of a cliff or ledge, lowering yourself back down to terra firma in this adrenaline filled experience.
A great experience for groups of all shapes and sizes, get in touch with us at Alston Training and Adventure Centre Abseiling to find out more.