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Team Building Activities are Unbeatable for Productivity and High Morale

9 May 2017 - Nick

Team building has a bad reputation and when you mention a team building day or weekend to your team, the chances are you won’t see any smiles, but team building events are one of the biggest and worthwhile investments you can make. Team building challenges work by building up trust between your team and helping to ease any underlying conflict,… Read more »

Choose Distant Horizons for Your Company’s Charity Challenge

29 Mar 2017 - Nick

Tucked in the scenic Lake District in the heart of Ullswater, Distant Horizons have been helping people to push themselves and achieve amazing things for over 20 years. Our challenge events have been enjoyed by everyone, from seasoned adrenaline junkies to people looking to give themselves a challenge to overcome. The feeling of achievement from… Read more »

Ready for an adventure?

Ready for an adventure?

17 Nov 2016 - Emma

Winter may have just arrived but we're already planning next summer's challenges.

Want to join us? Whether you've done a Challenge Event before or considering one for the first time, take your pick from our Read more »

Looking for an alternative to the National 3 Peaks mountain challenge?

Looking for an alternative to the National 3 Peaks mountain challenge?

18 Feb 2016 - Emma

Although very physically and mentally challenging, and also very well known, the National 3 Peaks isn’t necessarily the greatest UK outdoor mountain challenge for several reasons - it fairs poor on the environmental stakes due to the large driving distance involved, it does not offer great value for money in terms quality time in… Read more »

Post Flood Ullswater Litter Pick by canoe

Post Flood Ullswater Litter Pick by canoe

12 Feb 2016 - Emma

Distant Horizons have been organising and involved in various litter picks in the Ullswater valley over the past few years in a bid to make it a cleaner place to live and visit.  It can be very frustrating seeing litter collect on the beaches and in the trees on the beautiful Ullswater shoreline, and because of our appreciation of the area… Read more »

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