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Cumbria’s Holiday Activity & Food Programme

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Summer holidays? Thanks to Cumbria’s Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on 25th,26th,27th July. 1st,2nd,3rd,8th, 9th,10th,15th, 16th,17th,22nd,23rd and 24th August, from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, free activities are perfect for children ... Read more

Secret Valley of Buttermere – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Buttermere, Lake District Buttermere Court Hotel, Buttermere, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk taking in the famous Rannerdale Knotts and the Secret ValleyStart point: Buttermere Court Hotel (formerly The Fish), ButtermereLength: 6.5km (4 miles) with 285m (931ft) of ascentTime: 3.5 hours (approx)An Easy+ half day walk starting from in front of the Buttermere Court Hotel, to visit the Secret Valley of Buttermere.This ... Read more

Steam to the Hills – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Station Railway Station, Ravenglass, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk that starts with a journey on a steam train up Eskdale Valley and returns across Muncaster Fell.

Watendlath – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Keswick Information Centre 12-14 Main Street, Keswick, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk to the hamlet of WatendlathStart point: Keswick Tourist Information Centre, Moot Hall, KeswickLength: 12km (7.5miles) with 435m (1,427ft) of ascentTime: 6 hours (approx.)A moderate graded linear walk, starting with a bus ride from Keswick down the Borrowdale Valley from where a fairly steep ascent leads to the hidden hamlet ... Read more

Kirkstone Descent – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Ullswater Information Centre Ullswater Information Centre, Glenridding, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk from the top of Kirkstone PassStart point: Ullswater Information Centre, GlenriddingLength: 14 km (9 miles) with 100m (328 ft) of ascentTime: 6 hours (approx.)A moderate graded walk that starts with a bus ride to the top of Kirkstone Pass, from where the walks descends all the way back down ... Read more

Arthurs Pike Official Lake District Guided Walk

Pooley Bridge Market Cross, Pooley Bridge, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk from Pooley Bridge taking in Arthur's Pike (a Wainwright peak).Start point: Market Cross, Pooley BridgeLength: 11km (6.8miles) with 418m (1,371ft) of ascentTime: 4 hours (approx.)A moderate graded walk that begins with a steady climb to reach the summit of the 532m Arthur's Pike.On a clear day, the reward for ... Read more

Catbells Terrace – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Theatre By The Lake Lake Road, Keswick, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk along the shoreline of Derwentwater and Catbells TerraceStart point: Main Entrance, Theatre By The Lake, Lake Road, Keswick, CA12 5DJ Length: 11.5km (7.5 miles) with 174m (570ft) of ascentTime: 5 hours (approx.)A moderate graded walk which begins by taking the Keswick Launch across Derwentwater, then walking back to Keswick ... Read more

Castlerigg Stone Circle – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Keswick Information Centre 12-14 Main Street, Keswick, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk to Castlerigg Stone CircleStart point: Keswick Tourist Information Centre, Moot Hall, KeswickLength: 10.5km (6.5miles) with 239m (790ft) of ascentTime: 3.5 hours (approx.)An Easy+ graded circular walk from Keswick to the 4,500 year old Castlerigg Stone Circle, with stunning panoramic fell views.From the centre of Keswick, the walk begins by ... Read more

Footsteps of Wordsworth – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Aira Force Car Park - Welcome Building Welcome Building, Aira Force, Ullswater, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk following the footsteps of Dorothy and William Wordsworth alongside UllswaterStart point: The Welcome Building, Aira Force, Ullswater, CA11 0JSLength: 6km (3.7miles) with 120m (394ft) of ascentTime: 3.5 hours (approx.)An Easy+ graded walk that takes a bus from Aira Force car park to Glenridding. The walk then goes along the ... Read more

Yew Beauty! – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Coniston Tourist Information Centre car park Ruskin Avenue, Coniston, England

A National Park Volunteer-led short guided walk through the Yewdale valley with an opportunity to learn something of the history of the area

Black Crag & Yewdale – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Tom Gill National Trust Car Park Tom Gill National Trust Car Park, Coniston, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk taking in Tom Gill waterfall, beautiful Tarn Hows and Black Crag summit (a Wainwright peak).

Lowther Loop – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Lowther Castle & Gardens Lowther Castle, Lowther, Penrith, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk from Lowther Castle to Askham Fell, overlooking Ullswater.Start point: Lowther Castle Main Car Park, Lowther Castle, Lowther, Penrith, CA10 2HHLength: 13.3km (8.2 miles) with 220m (722ft) of ascentTime: 5.5 hours A moderate graded walk that begins at Lowther Castle, and continues on through the charming village of Askham and ... Read more

Latrigg – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Keswick Information Centre 12-14 Main Street, Keswick, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk taking in Latrigg, a Wainwright FellStart point: Keswick Tourist Information Centre, Moot Hall, KeswickLength: 11km (6.8miles) with 312m (1,040ft) of ascentTime: 4.5 hours (approx.)A moderate graded walk which begins by following the route of the old Keswick to Penrith Railway, now known as the Keswick to Threlkeld Trail (K2T), ... Read more

Walla Crag – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Keswick Information Centre 12-14 Main Street, Keswick, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk taking in Walla Crag, a Wainwright FellStart point: Keswick Tourist Information Centre, Moot Hall, KeswickLength: 11km (7miles) with 305m (1,000ft) of ascentTime: 5 hours (approx.) A moderate graded walk up to the viewpoint of Walla Crag, a Wainwright fell. Returning to Keswick via Ashness Bridge and the lakeshore.Starting from ... Read more

Glenamara and Silver Bay – Official Lake District Guided Walk

Ullswater Information Centre Ullswater Information Centre, Glenridding, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk which offers spectacular views of Ullswater, and an ice houseStart point: Ullswater Information Centre, GlenriddingLength: 13 km (8miles) with 400m (1,312ft) of ascentTime: 6 hours (approx.)A moderate graded walk which offers a series of spectacular viewpoints over Ullswater as well as the Glenridding and Grisedale valleys. The walk includes ... Read more

Eycott Hill: Official Lake District Guided Walk

CA11 0XD Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Car Park, Berrier, Penrith, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk over Eycott Hill Nature ReserveStart Point: Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Car Park, nr Berrier, Penrith, CA11 0XDLength: 3.6km (2.2miles) with 150m (492ft) of ascentTime: 2.5 hours (approx)An Easy+ short walk across a part of the Cumbria Wildlife Trust Reserve. From the car park we follow a circuitous, undulating route ... Read more

High Rigg – A Mountain in Miniature: Official Lake District Guided Walk

Legburthwaite United Utilities Car Park Legburthwaite United Utilities Car Park, Legburthwaite, England

A National Park Volunteer-led guided walk over High Rigg - A Mountain in MinatureStart Point: Legburthwaite United Utilities Car Park, Thirlmere, off the B5322 Length: 9km (5.5miles) with 400m (1,312ft) of ascentTime: 4.5 hours (approx)A moderate grade walk that begins with a steep climb from the car park, to the summit of High Rigg (357m), ... Read more

The Black Blues Brothers

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

No one can resist the energy of The Black Blues Brothers in their acrobatic tribute to the legendary cult movie.Expect jaw- dropping balancing acts, acrobatics with fire and human pyramids as The Black Blues Brothers use every chair, table and coat rack as part of their breathtaking routines! Set in a nightclub, reminiscent of the ... Read more

Apple Day

A wonderful extravaganza of all things apple – with plenty of fun for all the family! Apple pressing, entertainment, activities, crafts, food and drink, and more. Free admission Few things to know about the day… PARKING – There will be no public parking on the field. There will be parking for Blue Badge Holders only ... Read more

Ned Boulting: Retour De Ned

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

After a year away from the front line, ITV’s Tour de France commentator Ned Boulting returns with a fresh assault on our cycling senses.The cunningly entitled “Retour de Ned” is an indispensable theatrical road map for anyone aspiring to wear the yellow jersey on the Champs Elysées: a really very rough guide to the tactics ... Read more

A Festive Evening with Jess Gillam Ensemble

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A warming, wintery concert played by the dynamic, energetic Jess Gillam Ensemble, featuring festive favourites and music from Jess’s albums.A musical force of nature, Jess Gillam has been forging her own adventurous path since she shot to fame becoming the first saxophonist to reach the finals of BBC Young Musician and the youngest ever soloist ... Read more

Manchester Camerata with Jess Gillam

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Manchester Camerata return in a celebration year for their 50th birthday, the orchestra are back with Ulverston saxophonist Jess Gillam.Manchester Camerata return to the Coronation Hall in a celebration year for their 50th birthday - after a sold out concert a few years ago, the orchestra are back with Ulverston saxophonist Jess Gillam. Heralded by ... Read more

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