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Specialising in Adventure Travel and holidays in the Lake District and surrounding areas specifically for Women…

Desperately Seeking Adventure provide guided adventure travel, tours and challenges specifically for women, offering active and inspirational holidays, short breaks and day activities for women who are looking to do something different. Based in the beautiful Lake District we offer activities such as wild swimming weekends, walking day trips over some of the classic lakeland horseshoes, sleeping under the stars, cycling breaks and also challenges such as the Yorkshire 3 Peaks and Lakeland 4 challenges and Coast to Coast. We also provide activities further afield including via ferrata in the Dolomites and trekking in North Africa.

Adventurous activities provide an opportunity for personal challenge, to develop skills, increase confidence, giving you the chance to experience the natural environment, activating our senses and increasing our inner feeling of happiness.

A small independent company, our ethos is to have fun in a safe and supportive environment, discover new places, try new things and meet new people. Passionate about the great outdoors, our groups are small and friendly. Meet new people, share experiences and try something new in a non-competitive environment with Desperately Seeking Adventure…

Please browse our website to see what we have available, or get in touch for more information or to tailor make your adventure…

In December 2015 we also opened a Cafe in Ambleside called Cafe Altitude, serving some fantastic home-made lunches, cakes and treats. We are on the main road going through Ambleside towards Windemere (Lake Road) above the climbing wall. Come and visit us if you’re passing…