European/UK Treks

We are proud of a very special range of UK and European Trekking challenges. These itineraries have been developed over the years through careful development. In addition to this, our in house team of UK and International Mountain Leaders will be happy to work on an all new adventure for your group!

CountryNameDescriptionDurationFitness LevelDistancePrice
England 24 Peaks Lakeland Challenge The 24 Peaks Challenge is to climb 24 of the English Lake Districts’ Peaks, each one over 2,400 feet high, within 24 hours total walking time (over 2 days). An arduous and rewarding challenge that will give the lucky participants a fantastic two day introduction to one of England’s most popular and scenic mountain areas, The Lake District in Cumbria. Whilst some of the route follows well-defined ridges, the challenge itself is a significant and demanding high-level traverse of one of the UK’s more popular mountain ranges, and the overall distance and height gains are not to be underestimated. It is a challenge that will involve careful planning, preparation and fitness, and will appeal to both novice and hardened hill walker alike. 4 days 50km From £279
England Dartmoor 10 Tors Challenge Take a walk on the wild side in the West Country's last great wilderness - the scene of an annual classic challenge 'The Ten Tors'. We'll recreate our own Ten Tors challenge taking in the very best of the Moors - trekking around 35 miles over two days. 2 days 35 miles From £199
England Edale Skyline Half Marathon Trek This challenge sees us taking in one long day of trekking along the Roman Roads, gritstone edges and classic ridges of the Vale of Edale. Be ready for a challenge - and also be ready for a beautiful walk through breathtaking scenery. We shall climb up from Hope, over Kinder Scout and Kinder Downfall, not dipping below 1,000ft until our return to walk through the Edale Valley. Our route will involve a distance of approximately 13 miles, starting and finishing straight from your accommodation. 2 days 13 mi From £159
England English 3000s Challenge You’ve heard of the Welsh 3000s...you may have even completed it. Well, here’s a new challenge for you. The English 3000s. Yes, our famous Lake District National Park is home to eight notable 3000 ft peaks and we’re planning a jaunt to reach all of them in one weekend! 3 days 33km From £249
England Hadrians Wall 100km 3 Day Trek Take on one of our toughest challenges walking the width of the country from Newcastle to Carlisle in just 3 days! Take yourself back in history and walk the route of Hadrian's Wall. Was it built to keep the Scots out or to keep the Northern England Brigantes tribe in? Whichever, it was an impressive feat of engineering being 8-10 feet wide and 15 feet high with a rampart walk and a 6 foot high parapet. This is a tough challenge with distances of 25 miles on Day 1, then 21 miles on Day 2 and 19 miles Day 3. Please note this can also be delivered as a two day itinerary with either 28 miles/45km along the central highlights or 56 miles/90km from Carlisle to Heddon on the Wall. Please ask for more details. 4 days 100km From £379
England Jurassic Coast Trek Join this amazing coastal trek exploring England's first World Heritage Site; The Jurassic Coast. It is a challenging distance over undulating (hilly!) terrain, taking in the best of this incredible world renowned destination. Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door are certainly the most famous spots you will be visiting, but some of the quieter stretches of the path are every bit as rewarding. 3 days 38km From £195
England Peak District 10 Peak Challenge Adventure Cafe have devised this route to take in a stunning marathon distance (26 miles) circular route within the Peak District National Park. The day challenge starts in Hathersage. The route starts off by heading north and taking us through Burbage and towards the iconic Stanage Edge which forms the border between the High Peak of Derbyshire and Sheffield in South Yorkshire. The highest point here is 538m at Black Tor. An ancient Roman road guides the way on top of Stanage leading us towards the reservoirs of Ladybower and Derwent. Here we will see the grindstones and maybe even a buzz of the dam at Derwent in honour of the great dam busters! Crossing between Derwent and Ladybower we head back onto the hills and take in a few more peaks up towards Win Hill before following the River Noe back towards Hathersage and the finish of the challenge. Now it's time for celebratory drinks after a well-earned day in the Peak District! 3 days 26 mi From £269
England Pennine Skyline Marathon Trek This marathon length challenge with a half marathon option shall see us taking in one long day of trekking along the Roman Roads, gritstone edges and classic ridges of the Vale of Edale and the Pennine way. Get ready for this massive challenge - and also be ready for a beautiful walk through breathtaking scenery. We shall climb up from Edale on to the first ridge line to take in Hollins Cross, Mam Tor and Lord's Seat before dropping back down into the Hope Valley at Upper Booth. We shall then pick up the classic Pennine Way up Jacob's ladder to gain the highest peak of the day Kinder Low at 632m. At this point there is the option to head down the mountain and return to base achieving 13 miles in total. For those completing the full distance we shall then follow the Southern ridge of the Kinder Scout plateau overlooking the array of unusual peat formations along the way. Once up on this ridge line, we won't dip below 1,000ft until we drop down to cross the river Ashop and track around the edge of Ladybower Reservoir. The final ascent is then up and over Winhill Pike and then back into the Hope Valley to return to base. Expect to complete the challenge in around 10-11 hours! 3 days 26.2 mi From £179
Germany Bavarian Alps Challenge Trek Get ready for beautiful alpine scenery, wonderful wild flowers, hearty Bavarian Cuisine, and lashings of good clean fun. You will be staying in predominantly valley village accommodation, but with some of the most amazing high level trekking to be found in this part of Europe! With traditional Bavarian hospitality awaiting you, and clean mountain air, and a tough challenge ahead - why not join us on this little know, but mountain challenge. 5 days 63km From £749
Greece Mount Olympus Trek Greece Come embark on an epic adventure into mythology. An incredible journey to the uppermost point on mainland Greece - Mount Olympus - the abode of the Greek Gods. We shall require 3 days on the mountain to complete this challenge - with 2 nights in the high refuges - just to be sure of completing the challenge. In the valley we shall stay in Litochoro with time to sample the local cuisine and to celebrate an awesome achievement. 5 days 35km Please Call for Details
Italy Etna Coast to Crater Adventure Café have created this extended Volcanic adventure to ascend the full 3200m of Mt Etna in just 2 days of trekking! Beginning your adventure right from the Coastal waters of Sicily and up the ashy trails to the giant smouldering summit crater. You will spend a night in a mountain refuge. 4 days 45km From £549
Italy Tuscan Mountains Adventure Get Ready for an intense mountain experience. You’re about to enjoy 3 days of intense quality time in a wild challenging environment.This part of of tuscany is truly an undiscovered gem and is well worth a visit and why not take up this exciting mountain adventure challenge while you're there. This adventure has plenty of excitement, a good level of physical exertion, and a certain Italian flair! 4 days 30km From £489
Mallorca GR221 Trek Across Mallorca Come and explore Mallorca's wonder trek - the GR 221 - a trail that enables you to discover the amazing dry stone landscapes in the Tramuntana mountain range. It is so stunning that it has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in the category of a Cultural Landscape. This trek is a short action packed 4 day break. 4 days 43km From £589
Montenegro Montenegro Bay of Kotor Trek Join on board this unique mountain ridge tour that will take you high above the Bay of Kotor in the country known as 'Black' (Negro) 'Mountain' (Monte)' With 3000 meters of ascent along the limestone ridge line of the Dinaric Alps, starting and returning to Sea level every day! This is a specially designed route to test your endurance on the Primorska Planinarska Transverzala trail, stretching across the entire length of the biggest gulf of the Adriatic Sea. With 40 miles along the ridge line 1000m high above the waters, this is a challenge not to be underestimated. To wet your appetite, upon arrival into Herceg Novi join us an optional 5 mile walk up to the Montengro/Croatian border to walk with one foot in either country! After a short transfer on Day 1, we will set off from Perast up to our first peak over across 8 miles with shuttles at the end of the day. Day 2 will see you push yourself over 13 miles along the stunning Vrmac ridge dropping down into Kotor. We then have an absolute gem of a challenge on Day 3 as you take on the astounding Ladder of Cattaro! Count off 70 switchbacks up this steep finale over 14 miles with breathtaking views from the Krstac Pass out to the Adriatic Sea. Your reward on this itinerary is coming down off the mountain each day to your Hotels on the edge of the Bay so kick back and relax in style each night in the charming restaurants overlooking the Bay in the picturesque and enigmatic villages of Perast and Kotor in this UNESCO World Heritage Site. 5 days 40miles Please Call for Details
Poland Tatras of Poland Trek Prepare yourself to be captivated by the spectacular environment that is the Tatras of Poland. You will be trekking out of the traditional village of Zakopane with it's beautiful sloping red roofs and horse and carts. Climb up on to the Szczerba mountain pass and through the Kondratowa valley with dolomite and limestone cliffs and caves surrounding you. Upon reaching the summit of Weilki Giewont, that looks like a lying knight and is full of local folklore, you will then venture out to traverse the spectacular Polish/Slovakian border known as the Suche Czuby ridge line with one foot in either country. 4 days 30km From £539
Scotland Suilven Stac Pollaidh Assynt Trek Imagine a lost corner of the British Isles. Imagine a peak like none other. A peak left behind long after the surrounding land has been scoured away - like a towering lost pinnacle. And now imagine yourself striding across lazily meandering Scottish burns and through pristine wild heather to reach this enigmatic mountain. Tolkien couldn't have dreamed a more mysterious land - join us as we explore the Lost Peaks of Assynt - Suilven, Stac Pollaidh and Cul Beag. 4 days 40km From £259
Slovenia Slovenia Julian Alps Trek A view of the Soča and the upper Sava river valleys spreads below Mount Triglav, Slovenia’s highest mountain. Lying between the two rivers is Triglav National Park, which protects numerous endemic animal and plant species in a region of high rocky mountains, deeply cut river gorges, high-mountain karst shafts, and attractive low mountains as well as the traditions of the once difficult life of mountain farmers and alpine dairymen. 4 days 30km From £519
Spain Picos Mountain Adventure Straddled across the twin provinces of Asturias and Cantabria in Northern Spain, the Picos Mountains are nothing short of breathtaking. Thousands of years of erosion and geological activity have created soaring limestone towers, and plunging cavernous gorges. This really is and awesome part of the world and well worth a visit. 4 days 54km From £529
Wales Beacon Black Mtn Traverse 2 day An awesome weekend's trek that will see us trek out and around the amazing Pen Y Fan Horseshoe, and across the outlying peaks of Cribyn and Fan Y Big, before dropping back down into the Usk Valley. Here we shall spend one night under canvas (tents provided). The following day we shall be climbing high once again over on to the Black Mountains to summit the final peak of Pen Alt Mawr - before dropping back down again to our final rendevous point, for tea! 2 days 50km From £159
Wales Snowdon Horseshoe Challenge Snowdonia is unquestionably a unique mountain environment, spectacular, harsh, sharp, jagged and perfect for exploring on foot, and ideally suited to mountain challenge events. The Snowdon Horseshoe is the focal point for the national park—the main attraction! The ancient glaciated landscape is special within the UK, originally formed by a combination of volcanic activity, then folded by the action of the continental plates, and then carved and sculpted by the glaciers of the last ice age…. You will witness all of this close up, and bring home memories to savour. Our bespoke route will take you away from the crowds and on to the most spectacular ridge lines. This full traverse takes in an impressive 5 of the 6 mountain routes to include the Miner's, Watkin, Rhyd Ddu, Llanberis and Rangers paths! 2 days 17.5km Please Call for Details