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Outdoor Adventures in Cornwall and Fort William this Father’s Day

Every year it creeps up on is, and each year we promise ourselves our poor dads won’t suffer through the sad gift of socks and slippers again! June 19th the day the UK unites to thank our fathers for all they’ve done for us, the changed light bulbs, the spider killings and the countless lifts! What could be better than swapping the traditional gifts for something just that little bit more exciting? Vertical Descents are proud to offer the ultimate Father’s Day outdoor adventures in Cornwall and Fort William that promise to invigorate and exhilarate


Experience Via Ferrata - One of Scotland’s Most Thrilling Outdoor Activities.

Outdoor Adventure Scotland

Welcome to the wonderful world of Via Ferrata or literally  “Iron Way”. Via Ferratas were metal supported climbing routes used in Northern Italy traveling over the Alps by soldiers during the war. Today they’re best known as an outdoor leisure sport enjoyed over Italy and the Alps, and now – Scotland!

Vertical descents are extremely proud to be the first Scottish organisation to build our very own Via Ferrata right here in Fort William. Set next to the third biggest waterfall in Scotland, the Grey Mairs Tail, the view is truly spectacular. If you’re looking for what to do in Fort William – look no further than this one of a kind activity. What’s more it’ perfectly safe and you don’t have to be a trained mountaineer to get involved!


Things to Do in Fort William for the Whole Family


We don’t want to brag too much, but living and working around Fort William is one of the most exhilarating experiences you could imagine. Getting to work with so many new people in a challenging, wild environment with beautiful sights gives us a new lease of life every day, and we are excited to share this gorgeous landscape with our friends who come on our activities in Scotland with us. If you have been looking for the most fun things to do in Fort William, you need only look as far as Vertical Descents.


How to Have a Wild Family Day Out

Adventure Weekends in Fort William and Cornwall

With the Spring-time holidays now upon us, you may be wondering what to do with the kids. Being stuck indoors can be tiring for both parents and children. Yes, we all know the ‘I’m bored, what are we doing today?’ line! At Vertical Descents, however, we have a number of fun activities that you and your family can enjoy, no matter the age group. Our outdoor activities in Scotland, or an outdoor adventure in Cornwall, are bound to lighten up their day and really make a huge splash on their holidays, and yours.


The Best Choices for an Outdoor Adventure in Scotland


There is arguably no place quite so wild as Scotland. With rocky mountaintops, vast glens, winding rivers, and exceptionally varied coastlines, it is little wonder why Scotland is a dreamland of possibilities for extremely fun and exhilarating outdoor adventures for families and groups of friends. Different levels of terrain make great challenge stepping stones for beginners and experts alike. No matter your skill or fitness level, there is an outdoor adventure in Scotland that is waiting for you.