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George Fisher Ltd

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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This is by far the best walking shop in Keswick for quality gear and service, dont forget the cafe... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
thorpehesley7
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Good shop and cafe

Fishers is a must on a trip to the lakes, I like to see what new stock they have in. Always a great... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2018
NorwichSarah
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Visit our store in Keswick, shop online or give us call ... for outdoor, climbing, walking and camping equipment. We have huge stocks of waterproof jackets and pants, boots, ice axes, all kinds of travel accessories, maps, books, rucksacks...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the best walking shop in Keswick for quality gear and service, dont forget the cafe too.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank thorpehesley7
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Fishers is a must on a trip to the lakes, I like to see what new stock they have in. Always a great place to go. Cafe was lovely again today....I love the fact I can stroll round looking at all the latest equipment and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NorwichSarah
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Thanks for the great review NorwichSarah, We're very proud of our shop and the fact we have our very own cosy little cafe :-) Hope we see you again soon! Thank you, Rachel

Reviewed October 2, 2018

We went here on a recommendation and were not let down. My wife's walking boots were near the end of their life and was told this was the place to go..................It is right!! Mark the assistant was absolutely fantastic, he did everything from asking what...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ian L
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Dear Ian, Thank you for the lovely review and the 5 Star Rating. We are very proud of our service and our staff. We will let Mark know how happy you were with his help. Thanks you again for letting us know. Rachel

Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

I love a visit to George Fisher every time we are in the Keswick area. The quality and range of products is always excellent and the advice provided by the knowledgeable, passionate and friendly staff is what makes this place really special. I have purchased...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RozJL
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Hi Roz, Thank you for the lovely feedback, we are very proud of our staff and shop here at George Fisher's but it's always lovely to get such great feedback. You've made our day, 'Thank YOU!' Kind regards, Rachel

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Whilst spending some prime time in the lakes I decided to buy a new pair of walking boots. Bearing in mind I am 45 and have worn boots since joining the Royal Engineers for 9 years at 16yrs of age and walked many a hill...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DaveJanet9742
George_Fisher_Ltd, Guest Relations Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Hi Dave, Our apologies that you feel you were not given the right advice. We give our staff the best training and knowledge that we can. We use the industry standard Brannock devices to measure your feet but ultimately you are the best expert on...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018

We travelled up to Keswick on Saturday specifically to get footwear and we weren't disappointed. The service was outstanding! I have several problems with my feet and other shops elsewhere in the Lakes didn't seem to understand but Fishers exceeded our expectations. It was our...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rachris16
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Thank you rachris16! What a great and glowing review, we are so proud of our staff and shop and it's lovely when we exceed expectations. Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and let us know that we are getting it...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

This store has an amazing selection of high end clothing, a very helpful staff, and a wide range of maps, camping gear, etc.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DavidinEssex
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Thanks for the great review David, we'll pass your appreciation onto our staff. Rachel

Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

I had been to several shops looking for walking boots but the service here really stood out. Alex was very patient with my indecision and found me the perfect pair of boots. She was happy to keep them for me while I had a coffee...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jenni M
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Hi Jenni, Thanks for the great review of both our boot service, it's something we are very proud of and have been for years. We will pass your lovely feedback on to Alex. We hope to see you again soon, Rachel

Reviewed May 1, 2018

Having purchased my current, now almost worn out, boots from here several years ago, and so well aware of their good reputation I happily travelled the 50 miles to Keswick in search of a pair of much needed new walking boots. Although the brand of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

I nearly always call in here when looking for walking gear. They have a tremendous range of all sorts of outdoor clothing, boots and equipment and you can usually always find something suitable. The staff are friendly and very knowledgeable and will give you expert...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dannykimweed
AbrahamsCafe, Public Relations Manager at George Fisher Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Thanks for the great review Danny. We are really proud of our shop and our staff so we're glad you had the experience we try to deliver. Thanks, Rachel

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