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Esthwaite Water Trout Fishery
Hawkshead

"The most renowned fishing lake in the North"

Esthwaite Water is a natural lake extending to 280 acres. Deeper basins to the north south of the lake combine with extensive shallows to create a particularly rich and varied fishery.

Esthwaite Water Trout Fishery,
The Boat House,
Ridding Wood,
Hawkshead,
Ambleside,
Cumbria,
LA22 0QF
Tel: 01539 436541
Fax: 01539 436541

www.hawksheadtrout.com
 

Patterdale Hall
Glenridding

"Residential Outdoor Centre"

Patterdale Hall's setting on the shores of Ullswater, the second largest of the English Lakes provides the perfect location to experience the delights of the outdoors.

Activities range from Sailing, Canoeing and climbing to gorge exploring, walking and archery.


Patterdale Hall,
Glenridding,
Nr. Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA11 OPT
Tel: 017684 82233
Fax: 017684 82660


www.patterdalehall.org.uk
 

The Traction Engine Driving Experience
Broughton-in-Furness
Traction Engine Driving Experience, Broughton-in-Furness

"Experience the thrill of driving a real steam traction engine"

Whether you are a keen enthusiast or you have always imagined being at the controls but have never stepped on a footplate before - it doesn't make any difference!

Climb aboard the footplate to relax and enjoy the nostalgia of steam traction.

Ring House Farm,
Woodland,
Broughton-in-Furness,
Cumbria,
LA 20 6DG

www.ringhouse.co.uk/traction
 

Rufty Tuftys
Ambleside
Rufty Tuftys

"Indoor play area for children"


Offering adventure, exploration and excitement for children in a clean, safe and stimulating environment.

Rufty Tuftys,
Rothay Road,
Ambleside.
Cumbria,
LA22 0EE
Tel: 015394 39906

www.amblesideonline.co.uk
 

Go Ape!
Hawkshead
Go Ape!

"Tree top adventure"

The jewel in the Go Ape crown is built on the side of a hill but feels seriously high.

You can fly 200 metres across the top of Grizedale Beck and marvel at the forest canopy 18 metres up a magnificent Douglas Fir.

Go Ape! Grizedale,
Hawkshead,
Cumbria,
LA22 0NT
Tel: 015394 36741

www.goape.co.uk/sites/grizedale
 

Golf Clubs

Complete List of Golf Clubs and Course Locations
 

Cycle Routes

Cycle Routes

"Tells you everything about where to cycle"

For everyday journeys choose the door-to-door planner. For leisure cycling try the wonderful route downloads from top cycle publishers.

www.cycleroutes.com
 
Leisure Activities

Keswick Mountain Bikes

Keswick


"For all your biking needs"

The friendly team are always on hand to give advice on all things biking from how to adjust the whatsit thing to tips on riding technique.

Pick up one of the handy local ride-guides to get the inside track on the best trails and traffic-free routes in the area.


Keswick Mountain Bikes,
Southey Hill,
Keswick,
Cumbria,
CA12 5ND
Tel: 017687 75202
Fax: 017687 75135


www.keswick mountainbikes.co.uk
 

Rookin House Farm

Penrith


"Something for everyone"

An established adventure venue that has been offering a wide variety of outdoor activities for over 20 years.

Family owned and operated, Rookin House has a strong focus on both fun and safe
ty.

Rookin House Farm,
Troutbeck,
Nr Ullswater,
Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA11 0SS
Tel: 017684 83561
Fax: 017684 83276


www.rookinhouse.co.uk
 

Whinlatter Forest Park

Keswick

Whinlatter Forest Park, Keswick


"Mountain-climbing & osprey-watching - breath-taking"

The only true Mountain Forest rising to 790 metres above sea level and offering spectacular views of the Lake District and into Scotland.

Whinlatter Forest Park,
Whinlatter Pass,
Braithwaite,
Keswick,
Cumbria,
CA12 5TW


www.forestry.gov.uk

 


Eden Golf Club

Crosby on Eden

Eden Golf Club


"A hidden gem by the banks of the river Eden"

Tight tree lined fairways and numerous natural water hazards mark this course out as a great test of golf. This course is a must for any discerning golfer who wishes to step outside the comfort zone.

Eden Golf Club,
Crosby on Eden,
Carlisle,
Cumbria,
CA6 4RA
Tel: 01
228 573003


www.edengolf.co.uk
 

Windermere Golf Club
Windermere
Windermere Golf Club

"Established in 1891 and caters for all"

With spectacular views over Windermere and the surrounding fells, the scenery is breathtaking.

Referred to as a 'Miniature Gleneagles' by the golfing press.


Windermere Golf Club,
Cleabarrow,
Windermere,
Cumbria,
LA23 3NB
Tel: 015394 43123

www.windermeregolfclub.co.uk
 

Adventure Cycling
Penrith
Adventure Cycling

"Guided all terrain cycling adventures in the Lake District"

Experience the superb natural surroundings through the freedom of cycling.

An experienced and qualified guide will lead you so you can enjoy the peace and tranquility of magnificent scenery.


Adventure Cycling,
13 Meadowcroft,
Penrith,
Cumbria,
CA11 8EH
Tel: 077368 16700

www.adventurecycling.co.uk
 

 

 

Ascents of Adventure

Windermere


"Tailor-made mountain experiences"

Ascents of Adventure is run by me, Andy Bruce, and is based in Windermere. I run personalised hill walking, scrambling, rock climbing and navigation courses providing instruction and guided days out in the stunning mountains of the Lake District.

I hold the Mountain Instructor Award, the highest summer rock climbing qualification in the UK, so you'll be in safe hands and I have been instructing for over 20 years.

I am also a member of the Association of Mountaineering Instructors.


Ascents of Adventure,
Windermere,
Cumbria.
Tel: 015394 42593
Mobile: 07999 883712
*andy@ascentsofadventure.co.uk

www.ascentsofadventure.co.uk
 

Lakeland Segway Tours
Cartmel
Lakeland Segway

"Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life."

Enjoy the Segway experience exploring the beautiful Cartmel countryside.

Offering a great selection of tours which include professional training, safety instruction and lots of safe practice to make sure you're ready to set off on the tour.

Lakeland Segway Tours,
Cartmel Car Park,
Cartmel,
Grange-over-Sands,
Cumbria,
LA11 6QB
Tel: 0845 619 3456
Mob: 07872 056435

www.lakelandsegway.co.uk
 

Lakeland Climbing Centre
Kendal

"Indoor & Outdoor Rock Climbing"

Although best known as a world-class indoor climbing centre, a full range of courses, both indoors and outdoors, is available, to suit everyone from beginners to experienced climbers.

The Lakeland Climbing Centre,
Lake District Business Park,
Kendal,
Cumbria,
LA9 6NH
Tel: 01539 721766

www.kendalwall.co.uk
 

Grizedale Forest Park

Hawkshead
Grizedale Forest Park, Hawkshead

"Sculpture-finding, cycle-riding & wildlife-watching"

From the all access Ridding Wood trail to the demanding Silurian Way and the Tearoom to the Sculpture trails - Grizedale Forest Park offers an unrivalled day out for everyone.

Grizedale Forest Park,
Grizedale,
Hawkshead,
Ambleside,
Cumbria,
LA22 0QJ


www.forestry.gov.uk
 

Lakeland Boat Hire

Pooley Bridge

Lakeland Boat Hire


"Great selection of boats for hire"

Situated at the Northern end of Ullswater and offering enjoyment for the whole family.

Well known to have the most breathtaking scenery, a trip on Ullswater will be a day to remember.

Lakeland Boat Hire,
Rivermouth,
Eusemere,
Pooley Bridge,
Cumbria,
CA10 2NR
Tel: 017684 86800

www.lakelandboathire.co.uk
 
See Events
Staveley

"Corporate Group Activities and Team Building Events"

Providing a broad range of indoor events and outdoor group activities to accommodate corporate team days and team building events.

Based in Kendal on the edge of the stunning Lake District National Park, an ideal location to offer team building, corporate activities, themed team building activities and group entertainment to the North West.

Outdoor group activities include clay pigeon shooting, climbing & abseiling, archery, treasure hunts, orienteering, 4x4 driving and family birthday or celebration evening entertainment party days to compliment your special team building events
.


See Events Ltd.,
Inglefield,
Windermere Road,
Staveley,
Cumbria,
LA8 9LY
Tel: 01539 822518

www.see-events.co.uk
 

Lakes Leisure
Bowness-on-Windermere

"Just add water"

Iconic Windermere is pretty special for watersports enthusiasts and a fantastic place for newcomers to dip in and have a go.

With two great lakeside locations, Lakes Leisure lets you discover Windermere and enjoy your own watersports adventures!


Lakes Leisure,
Rayrigg Road,
Windermere
Cumbria,
LA23 1BP
Tel: 015394 47183

www.lakesleisure.org.uk
 

Phoenix Paragliding
Keswick

"15 years of teaching experience"

Offers high quality tuition combined with good service and value.

You are invited into a friendly school atmosphere, and the wonderful sport of paragliding.


Phoenix Paragliding,
Newlands Gate,
Swinside,
Keswick,
Cumbria,
CA12 5UE


www.facebook.com
 

Glenridding Activity Centre
Glenridding

"The best place to ‘mess about in boats’ in the Lake District"

The Glenridding Activity Centre provides a wide range of sailing dinghies & traditional boats, canoes & kayaks and windsurfers for hire.

Expert sailing tuition by RYA qualified staff is available in our boats or indeed your own if it's suitable.


Glenridding Activity Centre,
The Spit,
Glenridding,
Cumbria,
CA11 0PE
Tel: 017684 82541


www.outdooractivities lakedistrict.co.uk
 

Silloth Golf Club

Silloth


"Blessed with stunning views of the Galloway Hills to the north, and south to the Lakeland fells and the distant Isle of Man"

The Championship links of over 6,600 yards has been laid out over the sand-hills west of town, touched by some of the great classical golf architects, but mostly moulded by Nature herself. The links is an R & A Regional Qualifying Courses for the Open.


Silloth on Solway Golf Club,

The Club House,
Station Road,,
Silloth,
Wigton,
Cumbria,
CA7 4BL
Tel: 01
6973 31304


www.sillothgolfclub.co.uk
 
 

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