Wonderful new addition to our team

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We are happy to announce the appointment of Rosie Bartlett, as an additional Director with Ascend Adventure!  Our values are so important and we feel fortunate to have found a like-minded soul to strengthen and develop our organisation.  Involved with Ascend Adventure as a participant and volunteer since 2015, Rosie is well placed to join the team with an understanding of what we do, having taken ...
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Join us for an outdoor adventure

Join us for an outdoor adventure
It's all getting a bit exciting in the world of Ascend Adventure.  We have a lot of different trips to beautiful places on offer at the moment.  You are very welcome to join us... Perhaps you would like a short stay at a peaceful organic farm in Wales to explore the Brecon Beacons?  Or how about a hike in the spectacular Lake District? If you would like to get outdoors AND make a difference ...
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Today I feel like a little Wren

Today I feel like a little Wren
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A tiny male wren weighs no more than a £1 coin.  Each Spring he works tirelessly gathering leaves, grass and moss to create a beautiful globe shaped nest.  Then, he does it again.  And again; building up to six potential locations to raise his family.  He waits with baited breath to see if a female wren will favour his creations, opt to line one of his nests with her feathers and proceed to lay he...
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Good luck james

Good luck james
Ascend Adventure's Youth Director, James Duffield, is heading off today on an exciting new adventure, starting his training to join the British Army Royal Logistics Corps.  We know that James will make the most of this opportunity, and although we will miss him loads, we wish him loads of luck and are really proud of him!
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Ascend Adventure looking for 10 charities to raise money for in 2016

Ascend Adventure looking for 10 charities to raise money for in 2016
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Our part of our continued bid to become effective altruists, Ascend Adventure are looking to partner up with 10 charities in 2016. Once we have selected the 10 charities and developed the partnership arrangements we will then begin to design and deliver charity fundraising events for each of the charities. Be it the National or Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge, Women Who walk events, Man ...
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Ascend Adventure looking for 10 charities to support for 2016

Ascend Adventure looking for 10 charities to support for 2016
Our part of our continued bid to become effective altruists, Ascend Adventure are looking to partner up with 10 charities in 2016. Once we have selected the 10 charities and developed the partnership arrangements we will then begin to design and deliver charity fundraising events for each of the charities. Be it the National or Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge, Women Who walk events, Man ...
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Is the UK ready for an Adventure Therapy Rehab program?

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The Treehouse Rehab Graduates from the program come away with a sense of empowerment.  There’s more to ziplining than the simple thrill of flying through the air, suspended high above the ground, dangling from a single cable and pulley system. At the Treehouse Rehab, situated on 40 acres in the town of Scurry, Texas, ziplining is a key component of its “adventure therapy” pr...
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Change is possible

Change is possible
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We could go so far as to say that we believe change is inevitable!  Just as the rest of the natural world is ever changing and moving; growing, evolving, dying and being reborn, so we as humans experience movement and cycles of change.  Movement is everywhere, from the in and out of a simple breath, to the rising and setting of the sun; a simple reminder that everything changes.  Our understanding...
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