Rock Weaselling and Abseiling Adventure Day
Ancrum Outdoor Centre's rock climbing and abseiling courses are for real adventurers! Our highly skilled MIA qualified instructor will take you on a journey that may start on small outcrops and progress to large mountain cliffs. The participants for our climbing and abseiling activity shall be kitted out with our latest state of the art PPE (personal protective equipment) which meets the highest standards in the industry and which are subject to ongoing rigorous inspections. Ancrum Outdoor Centre offer abseiling as part of the rock climbing courses and also as a stand alone activity. We can organise an abseiling event for you at a suitable risk-assessed location.
For your Adventure Day with Ancrum, you will meet us at our base at Ancrum Outdoor Centre for 9am start. A Parent or Guardian must attend the Centre to complete registration process and confirm emergency information is correct at drop off time and inform admin team of pick up arrangements for 5pm. Our instructors will greet you, explain what is going to happen and then get you kitted out for your day of adventure. They will provide you with a harness, helmet and rock boots. You will get a yaksak bag to keep your clothes, towel and packed lunch in, don’t forget to bring plenty to drink. When ready to leave the Centre, your group will head off in one of our mini buses to your chosen adventure destination. If you are not a good traveller please make sure the instructor is informed. Sometimes at the end of an activity, the instructors may stop off at a shop / café for a drink or ice cream prior to the journey back to the Centre, therefore, if you want to buy anything bring a pound or two, remember this is optional!