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Crafty Monkeys (Penrith)
Ranked #1 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Educational Sites
Owner description: A warm family welcome awaits you at our craft studio where you can have a go no matter what age or ability!The potters... more » Owner description: A warm family welcome awaits you at our craft studio where you can have a go no matter what age or ability!The potters wheels, Decopatch, pottery painting, mosaics, plant pots, wooden shapes and keepsakes with hand and foot prints are available every day! Prices start at just £4.50, No hidden extras.We can fully glaze and fire in our studio.We have loads of take home in the day options.We have our own toilet and baby change.Hot and cold drink facilities. « less
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Derwentwater (Keswick)
Ranked #2 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Bodies of Water
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Buttermere (Buttermere)
Ranked #3 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Bodies of Water; Hiking Trails
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Ranked #4 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Hiking Trails
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Orrest Head (Windermere)
Ranked #5 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Lookouts; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #6 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Owner description: The award winning Lakeland Climbing Centre boasts the tallest indoor climbing wall in the country offering sessions to suit... more » Owner description: The award winning Lakeland Climbing Centre boasts the tallest indoor climbing wall in the country offering sessions to suit all ages and abilities. A superb all weather family venue with a variety of activities to suit everyone, from experienced climbers to complete novices. The Lakeland Climbing Centre incorporates Kendal Wall, Kendal CrazyClimb and the UK's first indoor Via Ferrata. At Kendal Wall we offer free Have a Go sessions, bouldering inductions, Taster sessions and privately instructed climbing sessions as well as outdoor privately instructed sessions. « less
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Treetop Trek (Windermere)
Ranked #7 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Brand New family fun at Brockhole Windermere. With 35 exciting treetop challenges to swing, climb, balance and fly your way... more » Owner description: Brand New family fun at Brockhole Windermere. With 35 exciting treetop challenges to swing, climb, balance and fly your way through the ancient woodland canopy and discover views previously reserved for the squirrels and bats! Perfect for Friends, Families, Celebrations, Groups, Parties, School, Youth & Corporate Events... the outdoors has never been this much fun! « less
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Ranked #8 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Hiking Trails; Mountains
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Holehird Gardens (Windermere)
Ranked #9 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Gardens
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Go Ape Whinlatter (Braithwaite)
Ranked #10 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Take to the trees and speed down zip slides. They’re part of an exciting course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings;... more » Owner description: Take to the trees and speed down zip slides. They’re part of an exciting course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings; all set high above the forest floor. « less
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Easedale Tarn (Grasmere)
Ranked #11 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #12 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Sports Complexes
Owner description: Indoor Climbing Venue, suitable for all ages in the heart of The Lake District. Offering Taster sessions, Private Lessons and... more » Owner description: Indoor Climbing Venue, suitable for all ages in the heart of The Lake District. Offering Taster sessions, Private Lessons and Kids Clubs throughout the week, and open late for experienced climbers.Our parent company also offer a wide range of outdoor activities; from kayaking and rock climbing, to gorge scrambling and hiking. « less
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Helm Crag (Grasmere)
Ranked #13 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Geologic Formations; Hiking Trails
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Brant Fell Above the Bustle (Bowness-on-Windermere)
Ranked #14 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Trails
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Lake Windermere (Windermere)
Ranked #15 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Owner description: More than ten miles in length, Windermere is England's largest lake that offers a wide variety of summer recreation including... more » Owner description: More than ten miles in length, Windermere is England's largest lake that offers a wide variety of summer recreation including cruises, fishing, boating, sailing and scuba diving. « less
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Ranked #16 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #17 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Scenic Railroads
Owner description: Reputedly the most beautiful train journey in England, this 15-inch, narrow gauge railway carries passengers along seven... more » Owner description: Reputedly the most beautiful train journey in England, this 15-inch, narrow gauge railway carries passengers along seven miles of scenic track, from the old Roman Port of Ravenglass along the Eskdale Valley to Eskdale during a 40-minute ride. « less
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Tarn Hows (Coniston)
Ranked #18 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Bodies of Water; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
One of the most popular spots in the Lake District, this lake was originally created to supply water to a saw mill.
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Alhambra Cinema (Keswick)
Ranked #19 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Movie Theaters
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Rydal Water (Windermere)
Ranked #20 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Levens Hall (Kendal)
Ranked #21 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Wrynose Pass (Eskdale)
Ranked #22 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Mountains; Scenic Drives
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Cartmel Priory (Cartmel)
Ranked #23 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Religious Sites
beautiful mediaeval church
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Allan Bank (Grasmere)
Ranked #24 of 209 attractions in Lake District
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Townend (Troutbeck)
Ranked #25 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Historic Sites
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Blackwell Arts and Crafts House (Bowness-on-Windermere)
Ranked #26 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Art Museums; Historic Sites
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Ranked #27 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Sports Complexes
Owner description: Established for over 20 years Rookin House has an amazing range of activities at competitive prices.We can offer activities... more » Owner description: Established for over 20 years Rookin House has an amazing range of activities at competitive prices.We can offer activities for individuals, families and large groups including stag& hen and corporate.We are situated half way between Keswick and Penrith (9miles from each) and 4 miles from Ullswater.The mountain range of Blencathra provides a stunning back drop for the centre.Activities include Horse Riding, Pony Trekking, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Air Rifles, Archery, Indoor Karting, Human Bowling, Zip Wire, Assault Course, Argo Cat Off Road Experience, Dakar 4 X 4 and a Stalwart Army Truck.Pre-booking advisable. « less
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Ranked #28 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Theaters

Theatre by the Lake in Keswick is Cumbria's only year-round producing theatre, described by The Independent as "the most beautifully located and friendly theatre in Britain... more »

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Lakeland Pony Trek (Windermere)
Ranked #29 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Equestrian Trails
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Ranked #30 of 209 attractions in Lake District
Category: Parks; Sports Complexes
Owner description: Keswick Rugby Football Club is located just next to Booths Supermarket in the centre of Keswick - We are a small family... more » Owner description: Keswick Rugby Football Club is located just next to Booths Supermarket in the centre of Keswick - We are a small family friendly club which is primarily a Rugby Club which has representations from aged 5 years through to 2 Adult Teams - we are also a Function venue for all kinds of celebrations, meetings, conferences and all other social gatherings - we are also a Clubhouse with a fully stocked bar selling local Beers and Real Ales - we also sell Fresh Bean to Cup Coffee from Rijo42 and we offer a full Bar Meal menu with Children's Menu and sweets available - we boast the most beautiful Beer Garden in the town and in Winter we have two real open fires - we show all major sporting events on our Giant screen and we welcome everyone. So, why not give us a "try" ! « less
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