Lake District : Things to do
For the more adventurous...
High wire Forest adventure courses in Grizedale Forest
Hot Air Balloon Flights
Enjoy a champagne hot air balloon flight in the Lake District.
West Parachute Centre
Experience the exhilaration of freefall skydiving at Cumbria's sole parachuting centre.
Bigland Hall Equestrian
Horse riding, trekking, events - indoor school - near Cartmel
Crook Barn Riding Stables, Torver
Horse riding and trekking on the picturesque Lakeland fells near Coniston.
Tel. 015394 41088 or .
Lake District Activities.
Balloon & Hot Air Balloons Virgin Hot Air Balloon Flights offers the best experience in Hot Air Ballooning in UK.
Other more leisurely activities
Family Cycling & Mountain biking at Grizedale Forest
Easy cycling route via quiet country lanes
Grange Fell Golf Club
9-hole course on undulating ground in Grange-over-Sands. Visitors welcome.
Tel. 015395 32536
Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Wildlife spotting - Humphry Head Nature Reserve - A whaleback of carboniferous limestone jutting into Morecambe Bay.
Leighton Moss RSPB Nature Reserve
Bird spotting at Leighton Moss RSPB nature reserve
Grizedale Mountain Bikes
Mountain Bike & Canoe hire at Grizedale Forest
Road bikes, ebikes and equipment for hire
More things to do...
Bespoke carriage experiences for any occasion. Carriage rides round Cartmel and the surrounding area.
A variety of outdoor activity programmes and outdoor skills courses with qualified and licensed supervision for families, children and groups.