Activities and Awards


Adventure Activities with Truth and Trust Adventure take place in the Peak District National  Park.

Truth and Trust Adventure provide outdoor activities in Abseiling,  Caving, Climbing, Charity Abseils,  Gorge Walking,  Orienteering, Weaseling, Team Bonding/Building, Navigation Training,  Top Rope Set Ups.

Truth and Trust Adventure work with a wide range of groups including Youth Clubs, Scout Groups, Family Groups, Stag and Hen parties, Mainstream Schools, Pupil Referral Units, Young People on Alternative Education, Targeted Support  Groups and Corporate Team Away Days. 


Single Pitch Crags all on either Top or Bottom Rope set ups.

Caving & Mine Exploration

Level 1 trips are mainly horizontal in nature.

Level 2 trips have vertical sections and traverse lines.

Abseil is off an old railway viaduct at Millers Dale.  A 75 ft descent it looks scary but is actually very safe.

Gorge Walk (river walk) walk up a river, climb waterfalls, wade through deep pools and view the stunning scenery of the Peak District from a different perspective.

Weaseling crawl or squeeze through gaps in rocks. Some may be tight but can be bypassed.

Map Reading/Navigation Training in how to use a map and compass.

Orienteering Either on fixed wayfaring course or specific location. A good team activity with navigation training included.

Rock Scramble Climb over rocks up gullies and use teamwork to get up problems.

Malc holds National Governing Body Awards for:

Mountain Leader (Summer),

Cave Leader Level 1,

Cave Leader Level 2,

Cave Instructors Certificate (Training),

Rock Climbing Instructor (formally SPA),

BCU Level 2 Kayak Coach & 3* Canoe,

Powerboat Level 2,

First Aid,

NVQ Level 3 Outdoor Education,

NVQ Level 2 Youth Worker,

CRB checked,

PICA Member (Required to obtain the Mine Surveys and the Radon information)

AALA licensed.

Malcolm Lawson T/A Truth & Trust Adventure
is registered with The Adventure Activities Licensing Authority  as a  licensed provider  of Adventure Activities because of the provision of:

Specified Activities:
Hill Walking & Mountaineering
Rock Climbing
Mine Exploration
Improvised Rafting
Gorge Scrambling

Licence details can be confirmed by:

a) referring to the on-line Register of Licence Holders or

b) emailing the Licensing Service on

c) calling The Licensing Service. Tel: 029 2075 5715

(Please note, this is the Licensing Service’s telephone number, not ours).

Registration number: L14512/R1854. Expires 03/03/2022.