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Our incredible coast

Our incredible coast

Shoreline adventures

Whether you enjoy birdwatching, invigorating coastal walks or sampling the finest, freshest local seafood, this beautiful, coastal landscape has something to tempt you.

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Experience the Solway Coast, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Adventure

If you’re looking for an adventure in the great outdoors, the Western Lake District is one of the very best destinations in the UK. There are rugged fells and tranquil lakes to walk and explore. If you are looking for a more adrenaline fuelled adventure than the Western Lake District has it all - climbing, ghyll scrambling, canoeing, kayaking, archery, high ropes adventures, mountain biking and much more.

 

Keswick Climbing Wall

Keswick Climbing Wall

Only 5 minutes drive from the centre of Keswick, the climbing wall offers 40 top rope climbs with a height of up to 8 metres, providing climbers of all abilities with every challenge they could want.

Climbing lessons are also available and there are also lots of other activities for whole familly including canoeing, kayaking, ghyll scrambling, archery and high ropes.

Newlands Adventure Centre

Newlands Adventure Centre

Newlands Adventure Centre near Keswick offers a fantastic selection of outdoor and indoor activities for groups, families and individuals. Offering everything from canoeing, climbing, and ghyll scrambling to archery, mountain biking and much more.

The centre also has accommodation for groups and can tailor activities to suit your needs.

West Lakes Adventure

West Lakes Adventure

Located in the Eskdale Valley in the heart of the Lake District, West Lakes Adventure offer an impressive range of activities including mountain and ghyll scrambling, canoeing, mountain biking, guided walks and various expedition skills. With tailored outdoor activities to meet your needs, whether you are looking to run a half day programme, full day event, weekend or even full weeks, West Lakes Adventure can arrange your perfect outdoor experience!

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West Lakes Adventure - Mountain biking

West Lakes Adventure - Mountain biking

Mountain bike leaders will help you choose the best route to ensure a safe & enjoyable experience. All bikes are high quality & are provided with essential equipment. West Lakes Adventure is on the Eskdale Trail, a picturesque 8 mile route along bridleways from Eskdale to Ravenglass on the coast, which can be linked with a return trip on the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway.

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Whitehaven - the perfect day out
Millom & Black Combe
Cockermouth
Ravenglass

Brian Sherwen Photography

Many images on this website have been supplied to us by Brian Sherwen.