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Talkin Adventures is the activity provider based at Talkin Tarn Country Park, Brampton (near Carlisle). We arrange activity days for corporate events, birthday parties, stag and hen parties and events. We also provide boat hire at Talkin Tarn every...more
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Talkin Tarn Country Park, Talkin CA8 1HN, England
+44 1228 420123
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Brilliant camp site for tents, bothy style hall for wet weather , cooking. very clean and warm, camp site is great fire pit area for campfire, running water, washing area for dirty hands or wellies, You do need a car to get here or mini...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Great afternoon at talkin tarn. 3 kids (aged 10-12yrs) out in kayaks with Darren (instructor) learning skills, playing games. 2 of the parents having a serene paddle at the same time. Spirits not dampened by few rain showers. Definitely something to do again. Highly recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rebecca M
TalkinAdventures, Owner at Talkin Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you, Rebecca, for such a positive review. Really glad you all enjoyed your time with us, hopefully we will see you at Talkin Tarn again soon

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Sitting in the rain eating sandwiches earlier in the year Granny and Grandpa saw a group of kayakers on Talkin Tarn and decided that the grandchildren would love it when they came to visit in the summer and they did. Being under 14 years of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SCM47
TalkinAdventures, Owner at Talkin Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review about your kayaking session with us at Talkin Tarn. We really love teaching beginners and it's great that you enjoyed it so much. See you soon!

Reviewed 2 August 2018

We took our granddaughters (13 and 10) for a full day's activities (raft building, canoeing and treasure hunting). They thoroughly enjoyed their day in the beautiful setting of Talkin Tarn. They were well looked after by the friendly staff and they would really like to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jjandsm
TalkinAdventures, Owner at Talkin Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thank you for this superb review, your Granddaughters were a pleasure to have along for the Adventure Day Camp and we look forward to seeing them again soon.

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Always the way…sun splitting the pavements for weeks and the night we go to the Tarn for boating it is blowing a hooley and staring to rain! Our instructors were scratching their heads and on the verge of offering us an archery session instead but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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TalkinAdventures, Owner at Talkin Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you for such a positive and thoughtful review. We're really pleased you had such a great time canoeing and kayaking at Talkin Tarn and very proud that our instructors made such a good impression! See you again soon

Reviewed 12 April 2018

We visited the country park and whilst there took a canoe out hired from talkin adventure. The staff were friendly and helpful and we had a good half an hour on the lake. Good value for money.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dianejoslin1
TalkinAdventures, Owner at Talkin Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hi Diane, Thank you so much for your kind review. We're really glad everyone enjoyed their time canoeing on Talkin Tarn!

Reviewed 8 April 2018

This weekend we did the Treasure Chest challenge with Independant adentures/Talkin Adventures for my friends hen do! Darren was very helpful via email when I organised it and the guys who were running it were friendly and really got everyone involved. Despite the terrible weather...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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TalkinAdventures, Owner at Talkin Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you so much for such a great review. We're really pleased you enjoyed your time with us. Best wishes for the wedding!

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff, great venue and an activity which is suitable for all ages and all skill levels. All safety equipment provided, boats in excellent order. Why don't you stop off and row row row your boat around Talkin Tarn on your way from Hadrians Wall...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ian W
TalkinAdventures, Owner at Talkin Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Hi Ian, Thanks for a great review. Really glad you enjoyed your time with us! See you again soon.

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Organised an archery session for friends visiting the area . Despite it being freezing we had a proper giggle. The host was very accommodating and we had a private lessons for an hour with 4 ladies who had never done archery before.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Had a lovely walk round the tarn (small lake)through woods and open spaces,about a mile and a half,on a flat man made path suitablefor children and pensioners (like my husband and self).Childrens play area,cafe,toilets,and boating are on site.Dogs allowed.There are several different walks through the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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