outdoor adventure in the lake district
Looking for adventure? Then visit the Lake District, Cumbria - the Adventure Capital of the UK.
From walking to abseiling, swimming to kayaking, there is something for everyone. The Lake District is home to England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike and its deepest lake, Wastwater - so where better to visit for an action packed outdoor break.
Cycling in Cumbria
The area was made for cycling, with challenging off-road mountain biking routes to gentle country lanes. Enjoy the man-made off-road trails at Grizedale & Whinlatter, or try a classic cross-country route.
Bring the family and follow one of our family friendly cycling routes, enjoy tours by electric bike or sign up for a Sky Ride.
|Sun 2 Oct||Great Cumbrian Run at Carlisle Castle|
|Sat 8 Oct||Lakes in a Day at Open Adventure|
|Fri 14 - Sun 16 Oct||Grand Day Out Weekend in Langdale at Sticklebarn, Langdale|
|Sat 15 - Sun 16 Oct||Ennerdale Trail Races 10km/25km/50km at Ennerdale Bridge|
|Sun 23 Oct||Trust10 Run at Claife Viewing Station|
Walking in Cumbria
The Lake District and Cumbria is the UK's favourite destination for walking enthusiasts. This is due to the huge variety of walking routes, each with their own unique features and landscapes.
It could be that you're looking for a challenging one day hill walk, multi day trek or just a gentle stroll - the area has it all.