Peak District Abseil
Saturday 8 September 2018
The Best Peak District Abseil For Ages returns for a second year to challenge you to an 80 foot free-fall abseil off Millers Dale Bridge, a spectacular and well known abseil location in the heart of the Peak District National Park.
• 80 foot free-fall style abseil
• Perfect for individuals, teams, couples, families, friends and colleagues
• A challenge for both beginners and experienced abseilers
• Professionally organised abseil, safety briefing, guidance and equipment
• Best For Ages t-shirt
• Sponsorship form and fundraising pack bursting with inspirational ideas and fundraising tips
• Support from our dedicated events team to help you reach your fundraising target
• Friends and family welcome to join in and cheer you on!
Check out Elaine's 2017 Peak District Abseil as she took on the drop to help tackle loneliness in later life.
Before registering for this event, please ensure you have read the terms and conditions.
Millers Dale Bridge
Event registration fee: £15
Minimum sponsorship: we ask that you pledge to raise £50 to help us support even more older people
Click the Register button to sign up, email email@example.com or call 01332 221641 to find out more.
Online registration for the Peak District Abseil closes at 3pm on Friday 7 September 2018
10am - 11am: Spaces available
11am - 12noon: Spaces available
12noon - 1pm: Spaces available
1pm - 2pm: Spaces available
Please indicate your preferred time slot on the registration form. We ask that you arrive at least 15 minutes before your allocated time slot.
Frequently asked questions (FAQ's)
No experience required
The minimum age to take part in this event is 10 years-of-age
All under 18's must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian
Participants must weigh 115kg/18st 11lb or less
For more information about car parking and how to get to Millers Dale, please click here
There is a half mile walk to the abseil point from the car park; this is a flat walk along a trail
By fundraising for Best For Ages, you are helping to connect older people in communities that care. Every penny of your donation will go further to reduce loneliness and isolation across the UK as well as funding award-winning music therapy in our dementia care homes. To learn more about our life-enhancing work, please visit the Your Impact page.
£6 could help us deliver a week's Telebuddies service, providing a regular phone call to check on five isolated older people living alone.
£50 could train a volunteer befriender for an isolated older person, helping to reduce loneliness and isolation in their own home.
£180 could fund a Music Therapist for a day, working to reduce anxiety in four 1:1 sessions and one group session.
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