official tourist board guide to keswick
plan your visit to keswick
Keswick, on the shore of Derwentwater, is surrounded by the stunning fells of Skiddaw, Catbells and Grizedale Pike. It's central location makes a perfect base from which to explore the Lake District.
There are walks to suit all abilities from the doorstep. The forest of Whinlatter is close by and ideal for walking, mountain biking and the high wire adventure GoApe. Make a visit to the Pencil Museum, take a cruise on the lake and see the latest production at Theatre by the Lake. At certain times of the year you may also get a glimpse of the nesting Osprey from Dodd Wood.
Not forgetting the great choice of accommodation from hotels and family run b&b's to self catering cottages and campsites. Combined with it's historic roots, Keswick is an ideal place to spend your holiday.
events & what's on around keswick
|Fri 7 - Sun 16 Mar||Words by the Water at Theatre by the Lake|
|Mon 17 Mar||Martin Taylor at Theatre by the Lake|
|Tue 18 - Wed 19 Mar||A Bluebell Walk in Coloured Pencil at The Pencil Museum|
|Tue 18 Mar||Juan Martin Flamenco Dance Ensemble at Theatre by the Lake|
|Wed 19 Mar||Ruby Wax: Sane New World at Theatre by the Lake|
|Sat 22 - Sun 23 Mar||Intermediate Navigation Course at More Than Mountains|
|Sat 22 Mar||Not About Heroes at Theatre by the Lake|