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More Adventures on Gower

Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Tuesday, August 26, 2014, In : Updates 

Another great week in the welsh sunshine, defiantly a little more damp today but we'll be mostly underground so wont see the worst of it.
Here's a shot from one day last week with a family day out on a Rock Adventure Day, great to see both young and old getting stuck in to the challenge. 

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Rock Adventure Day on Gower

Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Sunday, August 10, 2014, In : Adventure report 
Rock adventure day on Gower with the visitors from Bristol spending the day Rock Climbing, Abseiling, Caving and Scrambling on the coast near Rhossili. These always make a great day out and are a perfect treat for birthdays, celebrations or even honeymoons... 

Only one day available next week, but still a couple of slots up for grabs before the end of the summer holidays. Get in touch for more information and to book.

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Classic Rock Challenge

Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, In : Adventure report 
New Year new Challenge - I'm attempting to climb all 83 classic rock routes from Ken Wilson's book over the next 12 months with my fellow mountaineering instructor Tom Moore. We have climbed the first 6 already with another 8 looking to fall the weekend after next. For more information about the challenge and to keep up with any news check out our blog page
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Abseiling day on Gower

Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, In : Adventure report 

Top Adventure for Josh Last week as he spent the day Abseiling through the Giants Cave Blowhole on Gower and Caving in the Brecon Beacons.

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Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Monday, April 29, 2013, In : Adventure report 
Well I've returned safely from 2 weeks in the Moroccan Anti Atlas mountains. 
 Our team of 4 spent nearly every day climbing extreme routes hundreds of meters long in the African heat. We even had the opportunity to climb new routes on virgin rock, the reward, a new 5 pitch VS 5a in Ice Box Canyon.

The rock was good, the people were lovely and the climbing outstanding. All in all an excellent trip!

Give it another year and it might be the sort of place that I could be taking clients to. The only...
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Sea level scrambling

Posted by Matthew Woodfield on Friday, February 15, 2013, In : Updates 
So making the most of the sunshine today, I headed down to the Gower coast to explore a new venue for scrambling and sea level traversing with a couple of other instructors. 
 We had a great time and I can wait for the first group to follow in our foot steps. 

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