Discover the Thrill of Outdoor Adventures in the Lake District

Are you a family of thrill-seekers looking to infuse your trip with a bit of spontaneity and adrenaline? Look no further than the breathtaking Lake District, where a plethora of exhilarating activities await you. Ensure your family takes some time to disconnect and spend some quality time together away from everyday life.

Here’s a sneak peek into the action-packed experiences you can dive into…

1. Adventure Hunters

Adventure Hunters offer an extensive range of outdoor activities that will get your heart racing and your spirits soaring, whether you’re looking to conquer the waters or the rugged terrain, there’s something to please everyone. Choose from a variety of activities such as…

  • Paddleboarding
  • Canoeing
  • Ghyll Scrambling
  • Rock Climbing and Abseiling
  • Bushcraft
  • Canyoning
  • Via Ferrata

Don’t miss the chance to infuse your Lake District trip with adventure and excitement. Adventure Hunter ensures you have the time of your life amidst the stunning landscapes of this beloved region.

What’s more – as a guest of Lake District Hotels, you get a special 10% discount! To redeem, just ask for your promo code at Reception.

2. Lake District Paddle Boarding

No visit to the Lake District is complete without experiencing its serene waters. Lake District Paddleboarding offers lessons for all skill levels, making it a perfect family-friendly activity. Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned paddleboarder, their expert team will support you every step of the way.

Lake District Paddleboarding holds accolades such as Tripadvisor Traveler’s Choice Award 2023 and was a finalist in the Cumbria Tourism Awards. With such recognition, you can be assured of a safe and memorable experience.

As a loyal Lake District Hotel Guest, take advantage of an exclusive 10% discount when booking your Lake District Paddle Boarding session. To redeem your discount, please ask in your hotel’s Reception.

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3. Lake District Off Roading

For those looking to take on challenging terrains, Lake District Off Road provides top-notch driving adventures with privately owned lands to explore and the latest quad bike models available. Choose whether you would prefer a Quad Skills Session or if you are confident enough to take on a Trek…

  • Quad Skills Session: Learn to ride your quad bike, tackle obstacles, and navigate runs and hills under expert guidance.
  • Treks: Embark on guided quad bike tours that take you through designated routes filled with diverse obstacles and terrain.

These thrilling rides close to the picturesque Derwentwater are perfect for anyone looking to add a bit of rugged adventure to their Lake District experience.

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4. Whinlatter Forest

Visit Whinlatter Forest, a magical experience for families and solo adventurers alike. Explore mountain biking trails, energising hikes, rare wildlife, and even a Gruffalo trail for the little ones. For those seeking an adrenaline rush, Go Ape is the ultimate treetop adventure. Swing, soar and fly through the trees, getting an up-close view of nature from a whole new perspective. It’s an adventure that’s sure to thrill and delight all who dare to try it.

5. Honister Slate Mine

Perched on an iconic mountain pass, Honister Slate Mine is not just a historical marvel but also a hub of adrenaline-fueled activities. As England’s last functional slate mine, it offers unique experiences like:

  • Guided Mine Tours: Perfect for family outings or educational trips, these tours delve into the rich history of the slate mine.
  • Canyoning: Navigate through water-filled gorges and waterfalls in a thrilling adventure.
  • Via Ferrata: Tackle this exciting climb using iron rungs and cable, providing a safe yet exhilarating experience.

Honister Slate Mine is a great day out for the whole family, making it a must-visit on your Lake District itinerary.

6. Ullswater Steamers

The Lake District got its name for a reason, and there’s no better way to explore its beauty than by gliding over the serene waters of its lakes.

The Ullswater Steamers, an award-winning local attraction, offer guests a water cruise around one of the region’s most stunning lakes 363 days a year!

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking panoramic scenery and acquaint yourself with the various villages that dot the Ullswater shoreline. Conveniently, there’s a pier in Glenridding, just a 5 to 10-minute walk from the beautiful Inn on the Lake. Guests of this luxurious hotel receive a brilliant 10% discount on selected steamers – to redeem this benefit, speak to your Reception team.

Accommodation in the Lake District

Experience the charm and luxury of the Lake District with our latest accommodation offers. As a collection of six family-owned and operated hotels, we pride ourselves on maximising customer experience with beautiful, luxurious interiors, fantastic service, and opulent amenities. Each hotel provides a unique blend of comfort and elegance, ensuring that your stay is as relaxing as it is memorable. Enjoy fantastic dining options, where our chefs create culinary delights using the finest local ingredients. Whether you’re seeking a romantic getaway, a family holiday, or a serene retreat, our latest offers promise an unforgettable stay in the heart of one of England’s most stunning regions.

Keswick: Inn on the Square, Skiddaw Hotel, Kings Arms Hotel

Borrowdale: Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa, Borrowdale Hotel

Glenridding: Inn on the Lake