Mountain Biking

May 20, 2017
May 27, 2017
May 28, 2017
May 29, 2017
May 31, 2017
June 11, 2017

Enjoy the fantastic mountain biking that Exmoor has to offer!

We’ll take you on one of our classic Exmoor routes, which takes you through ancient wooded valleys, along beautiful rivers, over open moorland and down fun, fast single track.

A good level of fitness is required for this activity.

We provide: Quality mountain bikes, helmets and gloves.

You need: Active clothing, trainers and a back pack for water and snacks.

Only £40pp adults, £30 children.

Morning and afternoon sessions available.

Please e-mail us to book your place!

Mountain Bike activities on Exmoor

Mountain Bike activities on Exmoor

 

Mountain Biking on Exmoor

Mountain Biking on Exmoor

Advanced booking is recommended but not always necessary. Please contact the office for details of how to book!

Tree Climbing Activity

May 21, 2017
May 27, 2017
9:30 amto12:00 pm
May 30, 2017

Have a go at this unique and exciting activity!

Activity: Tree Climbing

We provide: Harnesses, helmets, instruction.

Ratio: 1:8 maximum

Location: Horner, near Porlock

AM session: Ages 10 – 18 – £25pp

PM Session: Adults and teenagers. – £35pp

Family of 4 = £99

We’ll teach you the basic skills to get you climbing and belaying on a range of trees, using holds and branches to climb high into the canopy!

A fantastic activity, for all ages and abilities from age 6+

Please get in touch to book your place.

e: info@exmooradventures.co.uk

t: 07976 208279

Tree Climbing on Exmoor

Tree Climbing on Exmoor

Tree Climbing on Exmoor

Tree Climbing on Exmoor

Sea Kayaking Activity

May 20, 2017
May 21, 2017
May 27, 2017
4:00 pmto7:00 pm
May 30, 2017
9:00 amto12:00 pm
June 2, 2017

Explore the beautiful Exmoor coastline by Fatyak Kayak!

 

Activity: Sit-on-top Kayaking

We provide: Wetsuits, buoyancy aids, helmets, kayaks.

Ratio: 1:8 maximum

Location: Porlock Weir

AM & PM sessions (depending on tides): £35pp, adults, £25 children (10+)

We’ll teach you the basic skills to get you paddling in a straight line. With a range of skills, games and a journey, you’ll be guaranteed a fun time on the water.

We provide all the equipment, including locally made Fatyak kayaks!

Please get in touch to book your place.

e: info@exmooradventures.co.uk

t: 07976 208279

Kayaking along the Exmoor Coast

Kayaking along the Exmoor Coast

British Cycling Level 2 Mountain Bike Leadership Assessment

May 22, 2017
June 23, 2017
August 20, 2017
September 22, 2017
October 22, 2017
November 12, 2017

 

Complete your British Cycling Level 2 Mountain Bike Leader Award with MTB Leadership, a new sister company of Exmoor Adventures!

These courses are still delivered by Dan French, in exactly the same way, just a new website to focus on the delivery of this award.

MTB Leadership

MTB Leadership

 

Please click on the logo to be taken to our new MTB Leadership website!

British Cycling Level 2 Mountain Bike Leadership Award – 2 Day Training

May 20, 2017toMay 21, 2017
June 24, 2017toJune 25, 2017
August 19, 2017toAugust 20, 2017
September 16, 2017toSeptember 17, 2017
October 21, 2017toOctober 22, 2017
November 25, 2017toNovember 26, 2017
December 16, 2017toDecember 17, 2017

Exmoor Adventures are proud to be delivering the new British Cycling Level 2 MTB Leadership Training Course under our new sister company ‘MTB Leadership’

 These courses are still delivered by Dan French, in exactly the same way, just a new website to focus on the delivery of this award.

MTB Leadership

MTB Leadership

Please click on the MTB Logo to take you through to our new website, with details of all our training and assessment courses.

 

Navigation for Mountain Bikers

May 28, 2017

Do you want to explore the moorland bridleways but are not sure where to go or how to plan a route, or simply fed up with following arrows at a trail centre?

This one day Navigation course aims to introduce the basic elements needed to successfully plan and implement an off-road journey, specifically aimed at cyclists.

Course content:

  • Interpretation of OS 1:25,000 maps & symbols
  • Use of cycle computer as a navigational aid
  • Planning a preparing a route card
  • Use of compass, including setting the map and taking a bearing
  • Use of grid references
  • Re-location exercise
  • Implementation of route card on a 10km journey (on bikes!)

Mountain Biking on Exmoor

By the end of this course you should:

  • Be more confident in your ability to read and interpret a map
  • Recognise key map features which will help you plan a route
  • Be able to roughly calculate distance, height gain/descent, journey time
  • Be able to use features on the ground to re-locate yourself
  • Understand and be able to take a grid reference
  • Know where you are, when looking at a map!
  • Enjoy some of Exmoor’s finest mountain bike trails

Perfect for those entering mountain bike orienteering events, as well as those who simply want to learn more about navigation.

Course cost: £65pp

Bike hire available: £15pp

Timings: 09:30 – 16:00

Course location: Porlock, West Somerset

Navigation for MTB – £65


 

Mountain Bike Navigation

Mountain Bike Navigation

Mountain Bike Skills – Level 2

May 28, 2017
August 20, 2017

MTB LEVEL 2 INTERMEDIATE SKILLS COURSE - £60PP

This course is aimed at those with previous off road cycling experience. You are ideally competent with the Level 1 skills or have attended one of our courses.

Skills such as steep and technical ascending and descending, bunny hops, step ups, cornering, drop off’s and more will be taught by your qualified and experience instructor.

 

  • Bike set up (including front and rear suspension)
  • Basic route planning
  • Spare & emergency equipment to carry
  • Steep ascents/descents
  • Single track techniques
  • Cornering
  • Front & rear wheel lifts
  • drop offs
  • Bunny hops
  • Step ups
  • Attack/neutral body positioning
  • Trail side repairs

Course location: Porlock, Exmoor

Bike hire available: £15

To book: Please e-mail info@exmooradventures.co.uk

Mountain Bike Skills Courses - Exmoor

Mountain Bike Skills Courses – Exmoor

 

 

Multi Activity Climb & Mountain Bike Adventure Day

May 6, 2017

Only £60pp for a full day of adrenaline fueled adventures!

Rock Climbing on Exmoor

Rock Climbing on Exmoor

09:30 – meet & greet at Valley of Rocks, Lynton.
10:00 – Introduction to climbing skills
Learn the basics, try a range of climbs as well as an abseil, enjoy the views, high above the Exmoor Coast.

12:30 – Lunch break (not included)

14:00 – Meet at Malmsmead, ready to tackle a scenic ‘classic’ Exmoor MTB route. You’ll be provided with a mountain bike, helmet and gloves, with a qualified guide to introduce the basics of off-road cycling as well as show you the way! With open moorland views, long descents, and enjoyable river-side single-track – there’s something for everyone!

16:00 – Tea and medals!

(A good level of general fitness is required for this day, though no previous climbing or mountain biking experience is essential)

Minimum age – 18

Cost – £60pp
To book – Please e-mail info@exmooradventures.co.uk

Location : North Devon, Exmoor

Mountain Biking on Exmoor

Mountain Biking on Exmoor