Over 30 things to do in the Lake District

Keswick is known as the Adventure Capital of the Lake District because it’s the perfect place to take on a number of outdoor activities! Sitting as it does on the lake of Derwentwater, surrounded by spectacular …

Looking for something to do in the Lake District? It’s time to explore it by bike and get the most out of this amazing area! Electric bikes are a great way to explore a new area …

Switch off from the world and explore the serene waters of Derwent Water Marina, the prettiest lake in the district according to the team at the Derwent Waters boat hire, and also close to Keswick with …

It is time to knock off canoeing from your bucket list. Up in Keswick, everyone over the age of 6 can take part in this canoeing tour so feel free to bring the whole family! Each …

Lowther Castle is our major bike hire facility, located in the heart of Cumbria. It has a fantastic choice of designated paths geared towards families as well as possibilities to pedal farther afield if you’re looking …

For a cosy addition to a trip to the Lake District the Derwent Pencil Museum is lovely. It will teach you about the history of pencils in the area and how graphite was discovered! Inside they …

Are you ready to GO APE and challenge yourself to a high ropes course? Then pick the wild card and choose the Go Ape treetop challenge in Keswick. Suitable for anyone over the age of ten, …

Are you ready to GO APE! And challenge yourself to a high ropes course whilst feeling like an animal? Choose between one of the treetop challenges or the zip trek adventures with costs starting of around …

If you’re looking to experience a range of outdoor adventure activities in the Lake District head over to River Deep Mountain High.   With gorge walking, climbing, abseiling, canoeing, kayaking, archery, they have the great outdoors …

Are you ready to swing like Tarzan in the forest of the Newlands? In this course, you’ll face lot of different and challenging obstacles, making you climb or slide at 30 feet in the air and …

Get ready to swing, climb, balance and fly through the woods at fifteen metres high, up in the air with this epic Treetop Trek in Windermere! They have two courses designed for both kids and adults, …

Calling all animal lovers! Up in Grange over Sands, you can take hacks and treks with the friendly horses at Witherslack! New to riding? They also offer lessons so you can take up horse riding from …

Are you looking for something totally different?! Then come to the Lake District for this one of a kind experience – human bowling! In a group of friends, one player climbs into the ball and gets …

Are you a thrill seeker that’s looking for a new challenge? Then come and try your best at the Lakeland Legend challenge! It’s adults only and costs £100 per person (in groups of at least four …

Are you a motorhead or just like classic cars?  Then why not take a trip to see the Lake Motor Museum, with over 30,000 exhibits to see  Apart from the amazing collection of cars and motorbikes, …

Attention Funstackers! You can now go lazy tubing in the Lake District! This activity is a first for the area, so why not be one of the first ones to give it a try? The activity …

Have you ever wanted to explore caves and mines? Go Deep Underground on the slate mine tour! Learn about our 450-million-year-old volcanic green slate and how it has been mined through the ages. The highlight of …

Who’s up for an adventure? At Mountain Journeys, you can enjoy a wide variety of rock climbing activities – from regular climbing to scrambling, or you can just enjoy nature on one of the mountainous walks. …

Have you always wanted to release your inner Bear Gryll’s but never done anything like that? Well no worries Lake District Mountaineering accepts people of all abilities and are also in a great location to give …

Just five minutes outside Keswick in the centre of the Lake District, Newlands Adventure Centre has a range of exciting activities for you to try on your next adventure holiday! Great fun for people of all …

Now’s the time to finally go off-roading in the rugged landscape of Windermere, with some of the best sights of the Great British outdoors! The team at Kankku all have the technical expertise needed and a …

Are you looking for a real adventure in one of the most beautiful natural landscapes in the UK? Look no further than Into the Outside in Kendal! Their packages encourage you to create a unique experience, …

Time to knock of paddle boarding from your bucket list and go to the Lake district to try it out. Paddle boarding isn’t just a great way to spend the day with friends and family, it’s …

Get your camera out of auto and start taking photos like a pro with this fantastic photography course in the Lake District! Rod Ireland offers photography tours and courses for beginners all the way up to …

Are you looking for a quirky day out? Well, why not challenge your friends or family to a competitive raft building challenge! Use whatever materials are on offer, from old barrels, to logs to bits of …

Looking for a quirky day out in Cumbria for the whole family? Look no further than the rock shop they offer a great range of fun gem and fossil based activities from digging up stones in …

Looking for a little bit of luxury in the Lake District? Set sail across one of the most picturesque lakes while enjoying first-class food with Sail ‘n’ Dine! Enjoy drinks on the deck while you take …

If you want to take up sailing or experience sailing on the Ullswater here is your chance! Glenridding Sailing Centre offer some great sailing opportunities from a 1-hour taster session, to taking RYA courses. The sheltered …

Since its inception in 2012, CRAGS ADVENTURES has been ranked the No.1 canyoning business in the entire United Kingdom by our clients on TripAdvisor. We specialise in canyoning and ghyll scrambling and are one of the …

Have you ever wanted to go on a boat tour in the lake district? Take a visit to Ullswater Steamers they have stunning boat trips all around the lake district, Ullswater Steamers Operate one of the …

It’s time to crush off-roading off of your bucket list and crush it in a 4×4. This truly unique experience is at the Lakes of Windermere on a private estate that is purposely intended only for …

Are you looking for something fun to do in Keswick? Derwent Water is a fantastic lake to explore by boat with islands to visit and sheltered coves to stop in, you can hire a boat or …

Looking for a new outdoor adventure in the Lake District? Lake District White Water Rafting offers a unique experience in the English Lake District. Whether you are aged 8 or 88. Whatever the occasion from Family …