Ghyll Scrambling

Ghyll Scrambling is perfect for team building, adventure stag weekends and hen parties. This activity can be described as extreme walking and is great for those who like other adventure activities such as high ropes or coasteering. We have sites all over the UK with outdoor centres and accommodation in Cardiff and Bristol.

Let our booking team know what you need and we can tailor the day to suit the group.

What is Ghyll Scrambling?

Gorge Walking and Ghyll Scrambling with UltimateGhyll Scrambling is a great all around outdoor activity that includes elements of climbing, scrambling, traversing and jumping into pools of water. Ghyll Scrambling is suitable for all and tailored to each group depending on your aims and ability.

Ghyll Scrambling is also similar to Gorge Walking, Gorge Scrambling, Canyoning and Coasteering. Ghyll Scrambling can be delivered on it’s own for a half or full day, or it can be part of a multi activity event.

Ghyll Scrambling is amazing and always gets the group working together in high spirits; it involves a combination of climbing, scrambling, caving and jumping into plunge pools. There are alternative routes for all the sections if anyone in the group wants to miss anything out, there is also a cracking pub at the end of the activity for a wet debrief.

Suggested Itinerary: (Example)

  • Arrive 09:30 am for meet, greet and kit up
  • Start 10:00 am safety brief on Ghyll and start
  • Finishes 12:30 pm get changed into warm kit and move to the local pub for wet debrief or move on to next activity

Where can I go Ghyll Scrambling?

At selected locations around the UK

  • South Wales – 30 mins North of Cardiff
  • South Wales – 30 mins East of Swansea
  • England – 1 Hours West of Bristol
  • England – 45 Mins West of Hereford
  • England – 45 Mins South of Carlisle

Ghyll Scrambling can be done all year round depending on weather and river levels.

What equipment do you need for Ghyll Scrambling?

We provide everything you need to try ghyll scrambling including all necessary safety equipment. Just wear some comfortable outdoor clothing and suitable footwear.

How much does Ghyll Scrambling cost and what is included?

Prices for Ghyll Scrambling are as follows:

Half Day: Up to 2 hours
2 – 5 People £39 pp
6 + People £35 pp

Full Day: Up to 4 hours
2 – 5 People £59 pp
6 + People £55 pp

The price included full event management, personal team instructors and all of the equipment you will need.

There is a minimum booking of 2 people for this activity.

How do I book?

Call 01432 264 807 or email

There are no restrictions however any special requirements or health concerns must be discussed at the time of booking.

If your group is less than four and you would like to join in with another group, please complete the enquiry form on the left of the page to book your place.

Upcoming Ghyll Scrambling Dates

Sun 3rd June at 1pm
Sat 30th June at 1pm
Sat 7th July at 1pm
Sat 14th July at 1pm
Sat 18th Aug at 1pm

Ghyll Scrambling Multi-Activity Break

Why not combine a few activities with abseiling to make a truly great break? We can arrange a Multi-Activity Break. Packages are available for a range of budget so why not give us a call or use the enquiry form above to get in touch. We can arrange everything, even transport, meals and accommodation.