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The Big Oke Abseil

Join us for the descent at the "Big Oke Abseil".  Adventure Okehampton provide a unique experience with this freefall abseil from Meldon Viaduct down to the Okement River.  Bookings must be made to enjoy this Activity. Please have a credit card number, number of individuals wanting to do the abseil and a contact name, address and telephone number to secure your booking.

Dates available during Summer Holidays.

Descent times are booked at 30 minute intervals between start and finish of the Abseil period.


Saturday 1st August 10 to 1pm
Saturday 8th August 10 to 1pm
Saturday 15th August 10 to 1pm
Saturday 22nd August 10 to 1pm
Saturday 29th August 10 to 1pm
Saturday 5th September 10 to 1pm

Costs:  £25 per descent

You can hire a cycle at Adventure Okehampton and cycle from the Youth Hostel along the Granite Way and a discount is available when booking both cycle hire and the Big Oke Abseil together.

Telephone reception on 01837 53916 to make a booking.

It can be specially booked for charity fund raising events.

It can be combined with the Tyrolean Traverse and Gorge Scrambling to make an Meldon Adrenalin Experience.

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