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Archived under: March 2013

Outdoor and Indoor activities for all ages in the North Lakes

Date: 25th March 2013
Filed under: Things To Do, Top Tips
Tagged: rookin house, honister via ferrata, whinlatter forest, mountain biking, bushcraft, lake district adventure capital of uk, watersports on ullswater, rock climbing, tale trails - family walks ullswater, keswick leisure pool, ghyll scrambling, gliding flight with eden soaring

Our previous blog post listed 10 companies who offer adrenaline or adventurous activities that visitors to the South Lakes might like to try. With the lake district being the adventure capital of the UK there is still plenty of activities for all ages in the Northern Lake District, so here is another 10 for you to consider:

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Lake District the adventure capital of the UK

Date: 22nd March 2013
Filed under: Things To Do, Top Tips
Tagged: kendal climbing wall, cumbria karting, windermere canoe kayak, mountain bike hire, kankku 4x4 off road experience, zorbing, mountain boards, bmx track, archery, gorge walking, abseiling, hot air balloon flights, grizedale forest segway, quad biking, tank driving, shooting

The lake district is often referred to as the adventure capital of the UK and with good reason. Below is a list of 10 companies who are based in the South Lakes or South Lakes Peninsula's, offering some of the more unusual, adventurous and adrenaline fuelled activities:

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Whats on over the Easter weekend

Date: 20th March 2013
Filed under: Events, Things To Do, Top Tips
Tagged: easter extravaganza, reghed, free entry, keswick arts & crafts fair, sizergh castle, easter egg hunt, kendals farmers market

The following events and activities are going on throughout the Lake District over the Easter weekend which will help keep the family entertained, and make sure you have a fantastic and memorable Easter short break in the Lake District:

Friday 29th and Sunday 31st March - Easter Extravaganza at Brockhole Visitors Centre (approx half way between Windermere and Ambleside)

Treasure hunts, face painting, and a special visit from the Brockhole Bunny. Activities are free and start at 11.00

Friday 29th Kendal's Farmers Market

9:30am - 3:30pm - Held the last Friday of every month in the market square, the Made in Cumbria Farmers Market offers the very best in locally produced foods.

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