Born in the Highlands of Scotland, Vertical Descents was established in 1998 with the aim of bringing a range top-quality adventurous activities to the UK.
We've since grown and expanded nationwide, and today operate from our base in Cornwall & Devon, to our base in the Highlands covering west of Scotland; and also our mobile base in Perthshire in the east of Scotland.
Our activities include : - Canyoning - White water rafting - Coasteering - ECOasteering - Fun Yakking - Target Sports - Mountaineering - Segway Tours - Sea Kayaking - Surfing - Mountain Biking - Climbing - Abseiling - Kite Surfing - Surf Rafting - Kayaking - Jet-Ski Coasteering - Paintball - Team Building - Kite Buggying & Landboarding and more.
Our team of outdoor adventure personalities are dedicated to giving you a safe and memorable trip. These outdoor enthusiasts lead an extreme hedonistic lifestyle, all of them specialising in their own discipline, whether it's surfing barrels in Indonesia or whitewater kayaking in Nepal, they've been there and done it, and are eager to share their experience!
Founded by Ben Starkie - Chairman of the British Canyoning Association - we are the no.1 Canyoning and Coasteering specialist as well as the leading activity provider in the UK. We also specialise in white water rescue training and instructor courses for professionals.